Bhaskar Bhat assumed the position of Managing Director of Titan Company Limited on 1st April 2002.
He is a B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) degree holder of IIT - Madras, and a post graduate diploma holder in Management from IIM – Ahmedabad, India.
Most of Bhaskar's working experience has been in Sales & Marketing. Having started his career as a management trainee with Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co. in 1983 he moved on after 5 years and joined the Tata Watch Project (initiated at Tata Press Ltd.)
Since 1983 Bhaskar has been associated with the Tata Watch Project, later to become Titan Watches Ltd., and now Titan Company Ltd. At Titan, Bhaskar dealt with Sales & Marketing, HR, International Business and various general managerial assignments.
Bhaskar is a member of the Governing Council at the T.A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal and the SDM Institute of Management and Development, Mysore.
He was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus Award of IIT Madras in 2008.
Mr. C K Venkataraman,
Chief Executive Officer - Jewellery
Venkataraman has headed the Jewellery Division since January 2005. He is a post graduate diploma holder in Management from IIM-Ahmedabad. Venkataraman joined Titan Company Limited in 1990, and worked in the Advertising and Marketing functions before becoming the Head of Sales & Marketing for the Titan brand in 2003.
Mr. S Ravi Kant,
Chief Executive Officer - Eyewear & Executive Vice President Corporate Communications & Unified Loyalty
Ravi has a Masters in Business Management from FMS Delhi and joined HCL in 1982. After 6 years at HCL, handling different sales and marketing responsibilities he joined Titan in 1988. He moved on to head Retailing Exports and also set up the watch assembly plant in Dehradun as Project Head. Till 2005 Ravi managed the Middle East and Africa operations for watches and jewellery as M.D. of Titan International (ME). He subsequently took over the International Business Division of Titan Company Limited, Bangalore – managing both businesses – watches and Jewellery in over 25+ countries.
Currently Ravi pursues excellence in everything to do with the eyewear industry, as CEO and Executive Vice President of the Eyewear Business.
He also handles the additional responsibility of Corporate Communications and Unified Customer Loyalty functions for the Company.
Mr. H G Raghunath,
Chief Executive Officer - Watches and Accessories
H G Raghunath has been involved in the watch industry for over 30 years. He joined Titan Company Limited in June 1986, and helped set up and establish the After-Sales Service network both, in India and overseas. He has been involved in the customer-service function for 17 years and for nine years in ISCM. He holds degrees in Science and Engineering (Electronics & Communication) and is a coveted speaker on SCM in many forums.
Mr. L R Natarajan,
Chief Executive Officer - New Businesses
Natarajan is an Automobile Engineer from the Madras Institute of Technology. He has been with Titan Company Limited since 2003. He has around 30 years of experience in various capacities. His innovative concepts were also instrumental in securing National and International acclaim for Supply Chain and Goldplus. He has been instrumental in setting up the Innovation School of Management, Innovation Centre and Innovations and drives the innovation initiatives within the company.
Mr. S Subramaniam,
Chief Financial Officer - Head Of IT Function
Subramaniam is the Chief Financial Officer for Titan Company Limited. He heads the Finance, Accounts and Commercial functions for the Company. ACA and ICWA by profession, he has over 25 years of experience in Finance and Business roles. Subramaniam has been driving strategic finance & has been a part of the top management teams for the past 10 years.
Prior to joining Titan Company, he was the CFO for the Telecom vertical of the Essar Group, responsible for Finance Strategy, working on M&As; and on improving operational performance of the Group Companies. He has also held senior positions with ITC, BPL Mobile, Mannai Corporation, Doha, etc.