Chairman ITTAC

Mr. V.K. Misra a Technologist and Engineer by training has experience of over 45 years in Tyre Industry. He started his career in Inchek (Now TCIL) as Management Trainee and is currently in JK Tyre & Industries, where he is working since last 35 years.

In association with Continental, through Indian affiliates, he has had long stints and training in Germany.

Mr. Misra is actively involved in various academic Institutions such as American Chemical Society, IRI and is presently functioning as Vice Chairman of IRI and Chairman of IRI, Karnataka Branch. He has also completed CII – Exim award assessor course and has participated in assessment as a lead assessor to study compliance to Business Excellence Model of CII.

He has keen interest in Machine design and has various designs to his credit.

He enjoys sports activity and is an active Golfer besides Tennis and Billiards; socially he is Member of BSG.

He is currently Technical Director of JK Tyre & Industries, responsible for overall control of Technology globally and supports Companies Expansion and modernization plans. He has played a key role in JK Tyre & Industries to spear head Radial Technology, a pioneering effort by JK Tyre in India.

ITTAC Main Committee

P.K. Mohamed

Apollo Tyres Ltd.

Alternate – S.K.P Amarnath

Sarat Ghosh

Birla Tyres

Alternate – Bhaskar Chandra Halder

S S Gusain

Bridgestone Ltd.

Alternate – Deepak Arora

Tom Thomas

CEAT  Tyres

Alternate – Jacob George

Zhong Ma

Continental Tyres

Alternate – Mohit Agarwal

Yogesh Sakre

Goodyear India Ltd.

Alternate – Naveen Vashista

V K Misra

J K Tyres

Alternate – Kartik Shah

Neeraj Gupta

Michelin India Tyres Pvt. Ltd.

Alternate – Rinkel Jindal

C M Cherian

MRF Ltd.

Alternate – Bijo Varkey

V Sivaramakrishnan

TVS Tyres

Alternate – A.N Lakshmanan

Kento Takahashi

Yokohama India Pvt. Ltd.

Alternate – Utkarsh Sharma