Ravindra Karnad, Founder – Prudent Eco Systems, has had a career spanning over 30 years as an engineer in telecom, industrial automation and finally in the semiconductor industry. His last assignment was at Texas Instruments which he gave up in 2014 to start Prudent Eco Systems.
An environmentalist at heart and B.Tech in Electrical Engineering by qualification, Ravindra Karnad holds his alma mater – IIT Kanpur- in high esteem and reverence for their in-depth training not just in science and technology but also industrial design and the humanities. He believes the years spent there has been a decisive factor in his selection of his current chosen path.
In 2009 Ravindra Karnad along with friends, had also established “Samarth Foundation” – a charitable trust that helps the economically weaker section of society in critical healthcare and education.
Dr. Vaishali Kerekatte, is the Co-Founder of Prudent Eco Systems. She has done her Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from LSUHSC, Louisiana, USA. Her post-doctoral fellowship in Cancer Cell Biology at UC-Berkeley was a generous grant from the US Army that allowed her to study various natural compounds for their anti-cancer activities.
Dr. Vaishali has extensive work experience in the Life Sciences industry as an independent researcher and believes that most problems of pollution (garbage, water, air, etc.) can be resolved using natural and eco-friendly solutions that will result in a “cleaner and greener” environment and a healthier population. She hopes to make this vision a reality with products and solutions developed at Prudent Ecosystems.
Latha Thiruganam,completed her graduation in Commerce from Mumbai in 1997. Ever since she has been an avid and extremely successful propagator of financial products for several fund houses as an independent Financial Advisor.
Latha always nurtured a latent passion to do something worthwhile for the environment that was fulfilled when she joined hands to become a co-founder of Prudent Eco Systems. She saw in this endeavor, a great opportunity to use her ability to connect with various people while creating awareness about Prudent Eco Systems’ environmental products.
Latha manages the logistics, finance and business development functions at Prudent Eco Systems.