K Thangaraj is the Founder Managing Director of AGT Electronics Ltd. He calls himself an engineering graduate of 1971 ( BC ), meaning before the Birth of (micro) Computers. Yet his enthusiasm for microcomputers and embedded system design finds no bounds and he has personally lead many product design teams.
He has obtained a patent for Portable Ticketing machine and has to his credits a number of firsts in design. He has traveled widely and a keen observer of computer and communication technologies. He says he has many ” Gurus ” for his spiritual journey but is happy with just ” Google Guru ” for keeping himself abreast of technology and business news as well.
He is involved in mentoring and prides in assisting the executive team at AGT, whenever they need him. His brief to his team ” Do your work with passion and ensure red carpet welcome from each of our customers “.
He spends his free time learning and researching ancient Sanskrit and Tamil scriptures related to spirituality and personal development. He loves guiding young engineers and technocrats individually as well as in groups. He is on the governing and academic council of many educational institutions. As an active member and a former Chairman of Confederation of Indian Industry, he loves to contribute to the overall growth of industry in the region.
As Chief Executive, Aruna heads the Internet Marketing Division. She obtained her Bachelor of Engineering Degree from National Institute of Technology, Trichy.
She obtained her Masters Degree from University of Cincinnati majoring in Computer Engineering. She did her MS in Human Resource Development from College of Technology, University of Houston. She believes that more than her degrees, her nine years in the US, has taught her what Internet can do to business and personal lives.
She is passionate in taking the benefits of Internet marketing to small and medium enterprises around the globe. She leads a young team of developers and her mantra is go all the way to make customers satisfied and they will be AGT’ s strongest advocates and ambassadors.
She is a ” systems person ” and encourages the team to document, discuss, enrich and evolve to help her build a learning organization, whose sole aim is to give best value for customers’ money and exceed customer expectations routinely. In her leisure time she enjoys spending quality time with her two children.