Mr. Prasad Chandran is the Founder Chairman of SEEGOS – a Social Enterprise for Ethics, Governance and Organisation Strategies. He is the former CMD of BASF in India and was the Head of all BASF companies in the South Asia sub-region.

Economic Reforms – The Need of the Hour

And for a Friday in Mumbai….. some thoughts….. some musings….. Mumbai to me is the iconic city in India symbolising India’s Entrepreneurship, will-do spirit for big dreamers, for Rags to Riches….. there is opportunity for all, the legal way, the “Khandani way” and well, the scamster way. Harshad Mehta to Nirav Modi have used innovative…

Kerala – An Opportunity to Rebuild

And for a Friday in Trivandrum with Kerala slowly recovering from Century’s Worst Floods….. some thoughts….. Whomever I met in Kerala, irrespective of Political lineages, all are Unanimous that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan was the Face of the Kerala Fight back. He led from the front, marshaling all resources, empowering his District Collectors and officers…

Global War on Corruption – Indian Perspective

And for a Friday returning from Delhi after the Board meeting of AlfI….. some thoughts….. AlfI – Alliance for Integrity is sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development. It is a business driven multi-stake holder initiative between the private sector, public sector, civil society and international institutions – the sole aim…

The Unbreakable Malayali Spirit

And for a Friday after the incredible Malayali spirit displayed in Kerala this week….. some thoughts….. WMF – World Malayalee Federation is an international body of ‘Malayalees’ formed to foster relationships, a community bonhomie and Social Welfare. It has presence in 90 countries and is headquartered in Austria with one Vision and one Motto –…

The Last Strongman of Indian Politics

And for a Friday after the demise of a Regional Satrap with an unparalleled National Footprint, Dr. M Karunanidhi….. some thoughts….. A crusader politician who started in the 1950ies on basis of Anti Hindi; Anti Brahmin; Anti Superstition; Anti North Indian quickly mastered the nuances of Electoral Arithmetic. He used his strengths – Mastery in…