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.

Attukal Pongala: Divinity Unplugged

And for a Friday in Trivandrum, having witnessed the world famous Attukal Bhagwathy Pooja, some thoughts….. some musings….. It’s almost unbelievable; a congregation of more than 25 lakh women to pray at a temple at the appointed time on a single day. The Attukal Bhagwathy Devi Pongala is exclusively for women and boys under 12.…

Infrastructure Boom Across India

And for a Friday arriving in Trivandrum from Chennai via Bangalore, some thoughts….. some musings….. Over the last five weeks, a queer combination of circumstances, events, necessitated a whirlwind tour between Bangalore, Mumbai, Cochin, Trivandrum, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai and back into Trivandrum, included Board meetings in one city to friends reunion after 50 years and…

Economic Growth: Positives For India

And for a Friday as various International agencies are upping the forecasts for India’s Economic Growth story, some thoughts….. some musings….. India had surpassed UK to become the fifth largest Economy in the world at 3.7 Trn$s and in terms of market capitalisation, the country has just moved to the fourth position ousting Hong Kong…

Down The Memory (Chowringhee) Lane

And for a Friday in good old Calcutta, now Kolkata, a nostalgic journey with a unique group of friends who 50 years ago started as Management Trainees staying at YMCA, Chowringhee, some reflections….. some musings….. In the mid seventies India was Socialist, controlled Raj of Licenses, permits and absolute discretion of the Babus in Delhi.…