• Jay Menon, Founder, Futurea4

    Jay Menon, Founder, Futurea4

  • In today's tough times of Covid-19, many families affected and various challenges have come up; job opportunities were one such issue that took a heavy toll. Thousands of people have lost their jobs and many graduates are yet to find the right job opportunity that is best suited for them. On the other hand, there is a huge demand supply gap for candidates with latest technology stack. FutureA4 is a boutique search firm currently helping to catalyze the interactions between the right talent and the right opportunity, thus making it possible to create a winning relationship between job seekers and companies. This firm is helping the Customers on employer branding, talent attraction strategy and execution of end-to-end talent acquisition process with precision. Established in 2017, FutureA4 is set up by Jay Menon who is also the founder of Ruralmiles who initially worked in Mysore Cements for 11 years and then with few of the best IT companies in India for more than two decades.

  • Jay Menon: A Global Talent Acquisition Leader With Powerful Philosophy - 'Unlocking Possibilities'

Uplifting Residential Design In The Pandemic Phase 2- Are We Ready Yet?

By: Ar. Sumit Dhawan, Founder & Principal Architect, Cityspace 82 Architects

The entire plan and concept of single-user homes and multi-generational houses have changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Lifestyles have changed all around the board,

Creating A Future Ready Workplace Post COVID - 19

By: Lakshmi Mittra, VP and Head, Clover Academy

The pandemic has caused CIOs to embed uncertainty and zero trust policies into their strategic IT design. This has led to the creation of a flexible and fluid IT model that could survive and adapt to such disruptions. Fluid IT model comprises of a

10 Best Corporate Leaders From Chennai - 2021

A Leadership Paradigm Shift for the New Normal

By: Dr.Madana Kumar, VP and Global Head - Leadership Development, UST Global

We hear about "New Normal" a lot these days. COVID 19 has disrupted our lives and this has spawned a whole new set of studies and theories about what the future could hold for our lives.


Project Management ­ An Art or a Science?

By: Deepak Sharma, Global IT Director, Business Solutions & Support, Agility

Waterfall, Agile, Six Sigma.... And many other project management methodologies exist. PRINCE, PMP & CAPM and a host of other certifications exist. New ones are added every few years. All of these methodologies teach us how to manage


Enterprise Application Management Is Critical In Face Of Covid-19. Here's Why:

By: Mohan S. Gote, Principal Consultant, ATCS

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges for businesses across the globe. It has created a dire need for new ways of operating ­ from remote working, adoption of disruptive technologies to process automation, and


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By: Pravin Khandelwal, Managing Director, Pranay Care and Director, Leadership & Motivation, Risers Accelerator

They say that the punch that knocks you out isn't often the hardest one; it's the one that you don't see coming. Same has been the case the Covid-19


Luxury Real Estate Market: Millennial Home-Buying Trends in 2020

By: Nishit Jalan, CEO, Grovy India

The real estate market has been on fire this year with a sudden wave of relocations due to the remote work and also, low mortgage rates. Meanwhile, home prices continue to fluctuate since the corona virus outbreak, from hitting a low due to


How Lighting & Decor Can Transform Avenue

By: Prerana Saxena, CEO & Founder, Theme Weavers Designs

The week leading to the wedding is indeed stressful, albeit extremely enjoyable for the bride, the groom, and the wedding planners involved. While the mehndi, sangeet, haldi, and the reception


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By: Ankita Jain, Co-Founder & Marketing Head, Gopaisa

A woman is considered the backbone of a household. From taking care of family members to managing daily household work, she manages everything perfectly, just like an entrepreneur manages his business single-handedly.


Key To Improve Business Margin - `Productivity & Efficiency'

By: Kumar Gaurav, Vice President, Billionsmiles Hospitality

Today, business is evolving, every minute and every second. Consumer demand and consumer perception plays vital role in demand which changes the style of business. To protect the consumer base, all business have been trying best

  • 10 Best Corporate Leaders From Chennai - 2021

    Chennai developed into a major industrial arena by going through a drastic change in the past few years. Known as Madras in the earlier days, which was changed to Chennai after the great ruler of Kalahasti and Vandavasi Damarla Chennapa Nayaka, in the 1950s and 80s witnessed business in a family hierarchy in the fields of engineering, manufacturing, and automobiles. The businesses led to the interest of modern-day entrepreneurs, who started the development of the corporate sector in the fields of artificial intelligence, aerospace, banking and finance, and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). The traditional businesses are being operated successfully and industrial development has boosted the expansion of a huge number of entrepreneurs and industrial personalities, international partnerships. The development of the corporate sector has given rise to a plethora of medium, small and microfinance industries.

    With the state government of Tamil Nadu welcoming investors to Chennai, the native businesses are now open-minded about foreigners or state outsiders to set up a business. From 2015 till 2019, Chennai has hosted two Global Investors Meets. The corporate leaders in Chennai have been successful in drawing investments from the countries such as Korea, Japan, China, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

    Chennai went through an ecosystem of information and technology development when it was known as Madras, during which a gradual set up of operations was being completed by the IT firms' corporate leaders. For a long time, Chennai's tech industry was structured with IT services and BPOs, which scaled businesses and became renowned in the international arena. The highly skilled engineering professionals provided top-notch technology inventions and innovations which led to the business problem solutions of striking names in the tech world. This created Chennai one of the corporate leaders in India driven by brilliant corporate minds.

    Acknowledging the wonderful corporate personnel, in this issue of the CEO Insights Magazine, a list of `10 Best Corporate Leaders From Chennai ­ - 2021' is given to the readers in various areas by a group of industry veterans, CEOs, and VCs, and the CEO Insights Magazine editorial team, with intensive and exclusive information about the corporate leaders exciting and encouraging journeys.

10 Best Corporate Leaders From Chennai - 2021

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Circen Tech Chandni Rallan,Founder & CEO Circen Tech Chemical Engineer who is contributing to the cause of environment development through promotions of waste water treatment technology development
DataFabricX Dinagarajan Mathivanan,Founder & Partner, Business Operations DataFabricX Experienced in mentoring teams in the industries of pharma, information tech, real estate, food & beverages and includes contribution to General Data Protection Regulation
FutureA4 Jay Menon,Founder FutureA4 Specialized in talent acquisition and management, human resource services, competency framework, sales administration, marketing, and brand management for IT and Non IT sectors
Todac Advisors Kaushik Perinkulam Ravi & Aswin Sethuraman & Priyanka Bandyopadhyay,Co-Founders Todac Advisors Tech founders supported by accelerators and incubators that provide them with the initial investment and privileges. Kaushik is highly focused in top-line growth for emerging technology start-ups, products and services companies. Aswin is extremely well versed in business development and engineering solutions. Priyanka is contributing with business planning and product marketing
KaayLabs Krishnan Naranapatty,Founder & CEO KaayLabs Has 30+ years of experience in technology development and providing solutions for toughest technology problems
Spice Media Pvt Ltd Ponravi Gunavel,Chairman Spice Media Pvt Ltd Leading the finance management with impeccable skills and experience in accounting, payroll and finance
Caladium Systems Pvt Limited Pradhyumna T Venkat,Founder & Chairman Caladium Systems Pvt Limited Renowned for technology solutions and innovation with 14+ years' experience of solving financial, strategic and operations challenges with leadership roles
TechnoSpurs Raja Arumugam,CEO & Founder TechnoSpurs Business professional with almost 20 years of industry experience leading the team at the company for growth and business expansion
Exxelo Training and Development Solutions Ranish Haran & Viji Swaminathan,Directors Exxelo Training and Development Solutions Viji Swamina than has 20+ years of experience in training trainers with certifications in the fields of neuro-linguistic programme, transactional analysis, enhancing sales force performance, transactional analysis and more. Ranish is helping individuals to grow with skills required to thrive in the industry like behaviour, emotional, soft-skills, technical skills and already has trained one Lakh individuals
Eventures Sathya Radhakrishnan,Founder & CEO Eventures Sathya has an expertise in Business Management, Sales and Marketing Services. Prior to the launch of Eventures, Sathya has worked in some of the prominent automotive companies for 14 years such as Hindustan Motors, General Motors, and Simba Motors

Other Issues

Yash Patel: Dedicated To The Pursuit Of Justice
Leading Tech Epoch To The Future
Dr. Nathan Chikono: A Champion In Mitigating Todays Financial Challenges
Aditya Bothra: An Aspiring Young Entrepreneur Leading Globus Rubchem Group Towards Success
Rajeev Agarwal : A Commemorated Leader In The BPO Industry With More Than Two Decades Of Industry Expertise
Mithun Soni: Offering The Best Recruiting Solutions Through The Art Of Building Relationships
Pradeep Chauhan: Taking Businesses To The Next Level
Abdurahiman E.P.: Result-Driven, Straight Forward & Holistic Leadership
Sakif Shamim: A Proven Leader With a Record of Accomplishments In The  Transforming Healthcare Sector
Unnikrishnan Ramachandran Unnithan: Bridging The Broken Value Chains Of The Palm Oil Industry With Blockchain Technology That Assures Sustain
Rohit Saluja: A Technology Leader Passionate About Helping Businesses Improve Operations Through IT
Jagjit Singh: From Jalandhar To Johannesburg, A True Leader
Neeraj Ramesh Bharwani: Driven by Urge to Cash on Unexplored Opportunities in the Chemical Industry
Sanjeev Rao: A Change-Catalyst Empowering Students & Emerging Leaders
Dr. Pramod Kumar: A Renowned Scientist & Expert Driven By Passion For Profession
  Dr. Anish Varghese: Leading The Hala Group Kuwait To Contribute Extraordinarily In The Healthcare Sector Of The Region
Cherian Varghese: A Safety Sustainability Mogul, Driven By Innovation Passion For Ensuring People’s Safety Energy Efficiency
Arvind K. Swarnkar: Piloting The Building Automation Revolution in The Middle East
Krishan Kumar Chutani: Taking Dabur International To New Horizons
Rakesh Routhu: Envisioning To Create The Biggest Drone Ecosystem in The World