A professional Manager with a
Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and an MBA in Marketing, C
Padmakumar is Chairman & Managing Director of Terumo Penpol
Padmakumar started his career
as a Junior Project Executive and worked his way up from the
shop floor in India’s first Blood Bag company, Peninsula
Polymers Limited (PENPOL). The company is now established as
one of the largest manufacturing sites for Blood Bags in the
world and is the market leader in India. Terumo Penpol
products are sold in over 80 countries all over the world.
Padmakumar has worked in
various functions including Project Management,
Manufacturing, Finance, Human Resources and Sales &
Marketing. He has worked as Sales Manager, TTK Pharma
Limited and is now the Chairman and Managing Director of
Terumo Penpol Limited, a subsidiary of the Japanese
multinational, Terumo Corporation.
His areas of interest are
Quality Management, Negotiation and Safety.
He is a Patron Member of the
Trivandrum Management Association, a member of the
Trivandrum Tennis Club and a Past President of the Rotary
Club of Trivandrum.
He was the Chairman of CII
Thiruvananthapuram Zone during the period 2011 – 13. He is
currently a Member of the CII Kerala State Council and the
CII Southern Region Sub-Committee on Skills.
His hobbies are Reading,
Movies, Music and Sports. He is an enthusiastic Tennis
player and Cricketer.
He is married to Sobita and
they have 2 children Vishnu and Pooja.