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Board of Directors

About Us
Genesis of KOOH Sports
The KOOH Sports Way
Management Team
Board of Directors
Our Partners
Panel of Experts
Susir Kumar
Chairman &
Co-Founder
Prabhu Srinivasan
Managing Director
& Co-founder
Chirag Patel
Chief Executive
Officer
Conrad D’Souza
Non Executive
Director
Girish Ramachandran
Non Executive
Director
Prabhu Srinivasan

- Managing Director & Co-founder

Prabhu Srinivasan, the free spirited entrepreneur co-founded the company with an aim to positively impact the sports ecosystem of the country. With over 20 years of experience in the service and retail finance industry, he brings with him significant experience that makes him stand resolute against the challenges of an inordinate business venture.

Currently the Chief Strategy Officer of Intelenet Global Services, earlier in his career he has worked with organizations like - KPMG, Standard Chartered Bankand GE and his ability to build structures and execute has helped him become an important cog in the wheel of all organizations he has worked for.

Prabhu is an associate member of the Institute of the Chartered Accountants of India. He is also a quality practitioner with proficiency of a Master Black Belt in Six Sigma.

He is a real sports enthusiast and is happiest when is he is out playing with kids.

Chirag Patel

- Chief Executive Officer & Director

Chirag Patel is the Chief Executive Officer and Director of KOOH Sports. He is also a Chartered Member of TiE network and member of Rajasthan Angel Innovators Network. He has held senior management positions in both large corporates and SMEs.

Chirag was Head of Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions at Serco and was part of the executive team to transform the business to an international service provider. Prior to Serco he was with a UK technology focused consulting firm where he assisted telecom and internet companies in developing service and product propositions.

Chirag has an engineering background and has worked with UK based blue chips' like ABB and Plysu plc. Chirag is an MBA from the Warwick Business School, UK and holds a Masters in Polymer Science & Engineering from School of London Polymer Technology.

He is relatively a late sports convert and has taken up cycling & biking with passion.

Conrad D’Souza

- Non-Executive Director

Conrad D’Souza came on board KOOH Sports as a strategic direction provider to the company. He has a Master’s Degree in Commerce, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and is a Senior Executive Program (SEP) graduate of the London Business School.

He is currently Member of Executive Management group at HDFC. His responsibilities in this role include corporate planning and budgeting, corporate finance and investor relations. He was earlier the Treasurer of HDFC. He has been a consultant/speaker to USAID / UNDP and IFC (Washington) and has undertaken assignments in Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe.

Girish Ramachandran

- Non-Executive Director

Girish Ramachandran is one of the Board of Directors at KOOH Sports. He currently also holds the position of Corporate Vice President at TATA Consultancy Services. As a member of the Board at KOOH Sports, Girish will be supporting the organisation with strategic business initiatives, mergers and will be instrumental in building business.

Girish has been with TCS for over 18 years and has held various roles including Head of Business Intelligence Practice worldwide as well as Executive Sponsor of customer relationships with multiple customers across the world. He holds executive board positions at the Europe-India Institute and International Business Foundation Amsterdam and he holds an Advisory position for internationalization at Nyenrode University. He also lectures at universities across Europe. He is also the Chairman of the CII committee for Benelux.

Girish holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Technology from PSG College of Technology and a Master’s degree in Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. He an avid sports lover and a long distance runner. He is also awarded the medal of the city of Amsterdam - Frans Banninck Coqc medal from the Mayor of Amsterdam.

Susir Kumar

- Chairman & Co-founder

Susir Kumar is the Chairman and Founder of KOOH Sports, a start - up dedicated to promote sports at a grass-root level in India. Susir Kumar is currently the Chief Executive Officer, Intelenet Global Services.

Susir has built a reputation for his strong work ethics and establishing a people-centric organization. He has over the years set up successful large format businesses. The common themes were: laser focus vision, getting the right people in the bus and infusing entrepreneurial spirit.

Susir has achieved significant milestones in his career including executing one of the largest management buy-outs in India and has set up several profitable group companies for HDFC. An avid fitness enthusiast and a lover of sports, he is also a qualified company secretary.


Krishnan Muthukumar
Non Executive
Director
Krishnan (Govind) Muthukumar

- Non-Executive Director

Krishnan has a degree in Management from SP Jain Institute of Management & Research and is an ardent thinker on sports. He has represented the Mumbai district in basketball and football.

After managing the family business as Director for over 10 years, he started his own venture in real estate in 2006. Krishnan is currently the Secretary of the Maharashtra State Basketball Association and the Secretary of the Indian Gymkhana Ltd, an 80 year old club located in Matunga which is considered by many to be the Mecca of basketball in Mumbai.