J Thulasidharan, Managing Director of Rajaratna Group of Mills here, has been elected as Chairman of Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI).
Similarly T Rajkumar, Chairman of Sri Mahasakthi Mills Limited in Kerala has been elected as the Deputy Chairman of the Confederation at the CITI Committee meeting held on May 12 in New Delhi, a release from Southern India Mills' Association (SIMA) said today.
Both Thulasidharan and Rajkumar had served as Chairmen of SIMA.
CITI is the apex body representing the entire textile industry in the country.
Sanjay K Jain, Managing Director of T T Limited, a vertically integrated textiles company (fibre to fashion) having its manufacturing units in various States of the country is the new Vice Chairman, SIMA said.
Jain is the Chairman of North India Textile Research Association, it said.