The 60th Annual General Meeting of The Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA) was held on 9th September, 2019 at The Residency, Coimbatore. Immediately after the 60th AGM, the new members of Committee at its first meeting unanimously elected Mr.Ashwin Chandran, Chairman & Managing Director, Precot Meridien Limited, Coimbatore as the Chairman of SIMA for the year 2019-20.
Ravi Sam, Managing Director, Adwaith Textiles Private Limited, Coimbatore, has been unanimously elected as the Deputy Chairman for the year 2019-20. Mr Ravi Sam is a commerce graduate and holds Post-graduate Diploma in Textile Technology from The University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology.
Dr S K Sundararaman, Managing Director, Shiva Texyarn Limited, Dindigul, has been unanimously elected as the Vice-Chairman for the year 2019-20. He is the Managing Trustee of the Firebird Institute of Research In Management. He has been a member in various business forums at a national level. He was the past Chairman of CII, Coimbatore, Educational Convenor CII, Tamilnadu. Currently, he is the Chairman of Indian Technical Textile Association.