Hony President | M R Ravindra

President of the Club for the second term. A National Gold Medalist in Rowing and a keen Table Tennis player. Has been Captain of Boats for several terms in the past.

Captain of Boats | James Joseph

Vice Captain of Boats in the immediate preceding term. Gold Medalist in National Games & National Rowing Championship and Silver Medalist in the Asian Championships. Had the honour of producing maximum number of medal winners in Nationals and Club events. 20 years experience in the textile and garment industry.

Hony Secretary | Farid A Husain

A Company Secretary and Lawyer by qualification. Has held the roles of Hony Secretary and Committee Member in the past. Passionate about planting trees and greening the environment.

Hony Treasurer | Ashish Gupta

A licensed International Judge by The Federation of Motor sports club of India and FIM [Federation Internationale de motocyclisme] for car and bike racing. Committee member of Camp Tonakela and Correspondent of P.J. Guptas High School. Committee member several times in past and the Hony. Treasurer in the last term.

Member-in-Charge: Catering | Abraham Kandathil

Past captain for several terms including the immediate preceding year. Former National coach of the Indian Rowing team. Has groomed several oarsman who have won laurels for the club at National level.

Member-in-Charge: Corporate Affairs | C.A.Theagarajan

Member in Charge – Corporate Affairs for the second term. Practicing advocate with 33 years of experience. At present Committee Member of the Gymkhana Golf Annex and Past Secretary Tamil Nadu Billiards Association.

Member-in-Charge: Pool & Gym | Subba Rao

Member in charge of Sports in the immediate preceding term. He has been a keen participant in Merchants & Bankers (M&B) Regatta and was Runners Up in the Masters event in 2016 ARAE-FEARA at Pune.

Member-in-Charge: Bar | J.H.Kumar

Has served several terms in the committee in the past and was the member in charge Bar in the immediate preceding year. He brings years of experience with his close association with other clubs in Chennai and outside.

Member-in-Charge- Entertainment, IT & Purchase | S.Sriram

An MBA from IIM Calcutta and a Chartered Accountant by qualification. Involved in the film industry as a Producer and had the opportunity of producing films like Bombay, Aasai, Samurai etc. At present associated with a few business ventures.

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#2, 3rd Avenue, Boat Club Road,Chennai - 600 028.

+91 44 2435 4751 / 2433 9289

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