Mr Ravi Bhoothalingam is the Founder and Chairman of Manas Advisory, a consultancy practice focusing on Top Management Coaching. He has earlier held several senior corporate positions as President, Oberoi Hotels, Head of Personnel (Worldwide) BAT Plc., Managing Director of VST Industries and Director, ITC. He has served on boards of Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and Sona Steering. He is also an Industry expert on Chinese affairs.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, London, and Treasurer and Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Chinese Studies, Delhi. He is a member of the Editorial Boards of World Affairs and China Report and a member of the CII Core Group on China.