Mr. R Dinesh, a fourth-generation TVS Family member, is a Commerce Graduate and an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India. He is the Executive Vice Chairman of TVS Supply Chain Solutions and Director at TVS Automobile Solutions, India,s largest Independent Automobile Aftermarket Solutions provider.
Mr. Dinesh is the Chairman of the CII National Committee on Logistics and Chairs CII Institute of Logistics Advisory Council. Mr. Dinesh, through his role in CII, played a pivotal role in getting the 'infrastructure status, for the Logistics sector. He is also the Chairman of the CII FBN (Family Business Network) India Chapter Council.
Mr. Dinesh has won many awards including, 'Icon of the Year, from ICT Academy of Tamilnadu for the year 2018, 'Entrepreneur of the Year award for 'Services, category by Ernst & Young in 2017. He is also the recipient of TiECON,s 'Next Gen Entrepreneur of the year 2014, award and 'Emerging Entrepreneur, award by CII in 2010.
Often referred to as 'game changer, within the fraternity, Mr. Dinesh, has started TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS) in 2004. Since then under his able leadership, the company has grown multifold to become a billion-dollar company. The company has a presence across continents making it a truly global company and serving customers in over 50 countries. TVS SCS employs around 17,000 strong workforce in India. Its UK arm also provides over 2500 jobs.
Mr. Dinesh has worked closely with various Private Equity investors and other marquee names like Goldman Sachs, KKR, CDPQ, etc., and raised many rounds of funds. Currently, the companies under his management have a turnover of around USD 2 Billion and employ more than 25,000 people. He has been instrumental in expanding his companies, operations globally and has set up subsidiaries in Sri Lanka, United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Thailand, Bangladesh, United States of America, South Africa, Singapore, China and Australia.