Sreedharan Radhakrishnan Nair

Sreedharan Radhakrishnan Nair

Sreedharan Radhakrishnan Nair

Mr. Sreedharan Radhakrishnan Nair (born 31 May 1959), known as SR, is a serial entrepreneur, author, adjunct professor and a mentor. Having chaired several professional and non-governmental organizations in Kerala, India such as the Kerala Management Association, Indian Society for Training and Development, The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) (Kochi Chapter), Rotary Cochin International and having co-founded the Better Kochi Response Group, he is well known in business, social, academic and professional circles in the state of Kerala. He is a known public speaker who provides counsel to several governmental, educational and non-governmental organizations and individuals in areas such as management, entrepreneurship, marketing and technology.

SR Nair has been active in professional and social movements in Kerala. He had chaired the Kerala Management Association twice in the year 2004 and 2013. He co-founded and chaired The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Kerala Chapter in 2003, that took up mentoring of entrepreneurs as a regular activity. He had chaired the Kochi Chapter of the Indian Society of Training & Development between 2011 and 2013 and has since been a National Council Member. He is a co-founder of the Better Kochi Response Group. In the year 2002, he charted Rotary Cochin International and was its founder President. Besides, He was also associated with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) & Junior Chamber International. SR also was a Director in Kerala Venture Capital Fund (KVCF) started by the Government of Kerala and is an independent Director at Manappuram Comptech and Consultants Limited. Nair serves the Seed Funding Committee of Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) as an expert member.

Awards and recognition

  • He received Award from Governor of Kerala for spearheading management movement in the State in the year 2008.
  • Kerala Sahridaya Vedi recognized him with IT Man of the year in 2013.
  • He is the recipient of Kerala State Productivity Council Award in 2000.
  • CRN Xcellence Award for Best IT entrepreneurship in Kerala for 2011.
  • Best District Secretary Award from Rotary District 3200 in the year 2000.