VP, Danfoss
Brief info

Business Leader with over 25 years of experience in various roles ranging from Sales & Marketing, Strategy, General management, M&A, and globalizing businesses across the Asia Pacific, Europe & India. Member of Global management team, Board member, and Global Mentor.

  • An active member of CII FACE center of Excellence in food processing Chairs the task force on Cold Supply chain logistics.
  • Currently Chairs CII GBC Energy efficiency Council and works in promoting Energy efficiency, Industry 4.0 technologies, and Net Zero Buildings extensively.
  • Currently Senior VP of Madras Management Association.
  • Actively engaged in the Startup ecosystem across Agri, manufacturing, Digital, Climate change, and working closely with RMI Colorado on cooling prize and Industry -University engagement.

Ravi is President Danfoss Industries Pvt Ltd a 100% subsidiary of the Leading family-owned Danish MNC Danfoss A/s HQ in Denmark since 2013.

Danfoss is a world leader in Mobile Hydraulics, Electrification, Cooling and Refrigeration, Drives, and District Heating technologies.

Prior to this role, Ravi was heading Danfoss Motion controls business Asia Pacific covering businesses that include South Asia, Korea, Japan, Australia, and NZ. He has been with Danfoss since 2002 and prior to that with Siemens in India, Germany in various roles ranging from Sales & Marketing, Strategy, General management, and M&A.

Ravi is also a Member of the Global management team, Board member, and Global Mentor since 2013. Has been active in Energy and Water, Food and Agri, Technology space supporting and mentoring several early-stage startups in India in various roles.

Ravi works extensively in the area of Cooling, Energy efficiency. Decarbonization and food loss areas and represents several thought leadership initiatives

He is an active member in Industry bodies, was Chairman of CII Chennai in 2014-15 and Chairman CII Tamilnadu 2017-18. 

He currently chairs the CII Food and agriculture center of Excellence task force on Cold Supply chain logistics and chairs the CII Green building center Energy efficiency council.

Ravi is currently elected President Madras Management Association MMA Chennai for the year 2020-21.