CHAIRMAN'S DESK

CK RANGANATHAN

Mr. CK. RANGANATHAN
CHAIRMAN AND MANAGING TRUSTEE
CK GROUP OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS


The CK School of Practical Knowledge Matriculation Hr Sec School is a unit of Chinnikrishnan Memorial Trust established in 2007. CK. Ranganathan is the Managing Trustee. He is fondly called as CKR. He is one of the Eleven persons who changed India in 2009 with innovations and creations. MANAGING TRUSTEE: Mr. C K Ranganathan C K Ranganathan was born in Cuddalore. He completed his school and college education in Cuddalore itself. After a short stint in the family business,he setup “Chik India” with an initial capital of Rs.15,000/-. In 1983, with a single product, “CavinKare” started out as a small partnership firm.

The company that began its journey as Chik India Ltd, was renamed as “CavinKare Pvt Ltd” in 1998. Smart marketing and clear positioning not only ensured CavinKare’s growth, but also helped the company broaden its product portfolio extensively. The company now markets 11 major brands which include Chik, Meera, Fairever, Spinz etc. The company exports to various countries like Srilanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Malaysia, US and also some African countries.

“Trends in Vogue Pvt Ltd”, a group company of CavinKare came into being in July 2002. “CKR” as he is popularly known as, is one of the founder members of the Ability Foundation – an NGO working towards the rehabilitation of the disabled. He also instituted “The CavinKare Ability Awards” to celebrate the exemplary spirit of rare breed of individuals who have risen above their physical