About M.V. Subramanian
M.V. Subramanian is an entrepreneur with the vision and business acumen that is crucial in mentoring, coaching and guiding business ventures. His experience in management spans over 26 years with in depth knowledge on all areas of organizational development and management. He has utilized this knowledge and expertise in guiding and mentoring various businesses by providing strategies, execution plans, funding, deal structuring and more. He specializes in providing inputs on mergers and acquisitions, and is also able to time the exits from business aptly.
His core strengths are process implementations, efficiency and effectiveness improvements, and restructuring. His ability to conceptualize innovative business models, coupled with financial management skills has helped many organizations to move from entrepreneur-run company to independent business enterprises.
M.V.Subramanian is a mechanical engineering graduate from Mysore University. His professional career took off at GEC Alstom (Presently Areva) in 1987 where he served as an Engineer for 7 years, and was an integral part of Process Planning, Vendor development, Quality Control and Quality Assurance teams. His exploratory entrepreneurial skills facilitated him to establish Focus Infotech that forayed into training IT professionals in the year 1997.
Community, Personal Integrity & Influence
With 27 years of experience in varied domains and functions, MVS has helped in mentoring numerous start-up entrepreneurs in understanding of Business Model, Positioning, Process and Management. He has done this through the platform of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs). He is presently, serving as a Governing Council member of TiE, Chennai. He is a mentor in PayPal Incubation in Chennai, an initiative by PayPal partnered with TiE. He has been a member of Indian Angel Network (IAN) since January 2013. MVS is an advisor in the board of some of the startups which are making a mark in the industry.
MVS is a mentor to many entrepreneurs apart from his role in IAN, as he believes that entrepreneurial ventures and new innovations will bring in a changed economy that will position India with strength against global competition. He encourages entrepreneurs and spends quality time with them to understand, motivate and road map many initiatives while doing a risk analysis of the same. This passion has been further nurtured with his affiliation with The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE).
Other Memberships & Recognitions
Advisory Board member, Sahyadri College of Engineering, Mangalore
Mentor in BYST(Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust), part of CII