Director, Dr. Reddy Laboratories, Ltd. , Independent Director, Chairman of Audit Committee and Member of Remuneration Committee, Sona Koyo Steering Systems Ltd.
Ravi Bhoothalingam serves as president of The Oberoi Group and was responsible for the operations of the Group worldwide. Mr. Bhoothalingam is a specialist in the dynamic field of human resource development having spent a significant part of his career in this area. Mr. Bhoothalingam served as head of personnel at BAT PLC, managing director of VST Industries Ltd. Mr. Bhoothalingam served as president of the Employers' Federation of Southern India, member of the government Bilateral Committee on Industrial Relations and also chairman of the CII National Committee on Tourism. Mr. Bhoothalingam has been an independent director of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. since 2000. He serves as a director of ITC Limited. He also serves as director of Nicco Internet Ventures Limited and as an independent director of Sona Koyo Steering Systems Limited. Mr. Bhoothalingam serves as member of the advisory board of Genesis Public Relations Pvt. Ltd. and Genesis Burson-Marsteller.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from St. Stephens College, Delhi and a Master of experimental psychology degree from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University.