Rajshree Pathy

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Rajshree Pathy
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Born 15 April
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Residence Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation Chairman and Managing Director, Rajshree Sugars and Chemicals
Founder, India Design Forum
Spouse(s) S. Pathy
Children Aishwarya Pathy, Aditya Krishna Pathy

Rajshree Pathy is an entrepreneur from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. She is the chairperson and managing director of the Rajshree Group of Companies and founder of India Design Forum.[1] The Rajshree Group has varied business interests, including food and agriculture, energy, travel, health, hospitality and the arts. Pathy also promotes performing arts and contemporary art movement in Coimbatore through the Contemplate Art Gallery and COCCA.

Early life[edit]

Rajshree Pathy is the daughter of famous industrialist G. Varadaraj, of PSG Group. Her father was also a former Rajya Sabha MP. She is married to S. Pathy, chairman and managing director of Lakshmi Mills.

Professional career[edit]

Rajshree Sugars and Chemicals Ltd. is a company with interests across integrated fields such as sugar, distillery, power generation and biotechnology. It was founded by her father G. Varadaraj.[2]. Rajshree range of products includes white sugar, alcohol, organic manure, bio-products and power.[3]

Awards and recognition[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The business of design". Mint (newspaper). February 24, 2012. 
  2. ^ Kannan, Shilpa (2015-11-04). "'I'm a daughter - I'm not allowed to participate'". BBC News. Retrieved 2016-12-08. 
  3. ^ "She’s not just a sugar baroness - Livemint". www.livemint.com. Retrieved 2016-12-08. 
  4. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved July 21, 2015.