Srinivasan Venkita Padmanabhan (known as Venkat) is the Senior Vice President of Olam International Limited & Finance Head-Products & Geographies. He also heads and drives worldwide Corporate Planning Department, Capital Investment and Review Committee and Sustained Cost Management initiative. He is also the CFO of Invenio Group (Subsidiary of Olam) as well.
Venkat has more than 22 years of extensive experience in Leadership areas, oversight on multiple subsidiaries & Product Verticals, Risk Control & Management, Processes reviews, multi global Systems implementation, Mergers & Acquisitions and post-merger Integration, Fund raising, Corporate Treasury and so forth.
Venkat is a Fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Associate member of The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, Master of Commerce from Kerala University, India & Competent Toast Master.
Currently he is holding the post of Chairman of The Indian Chartered Accountants of India – Singapore Chapter, Vice Chairman of Meyer Neighborhood committee, Asst. Treasurer in Citizens consultative committee (at Mountbatten constituency).
He is also a regular speaker & contributor in professional/industry forums such as CFO Innovation, CFO Show Asia, CFO Thought leadership round table, CFO Asia congress, ISACA, CFO Executive Board, Agricultural Investment Summit, Annual Asian Shared service conference, ACCA, SAC & CFO Connect Symposium, Institute forums, CPA Australia etc.
Past Chairman of Meyer Neighborhood Committee, Member of National level committee on Population and Integration (under Reach).