Governing Council

  • A Chairman/Vice Chairman
  • A Secretary
  • A Treasurer and
  • A few more members, total number not exceeding 11

A Governing Council, as the top representative body is elected by the Board of Trustees. At present there are ten members. The Governing Council consists of persons from all walks of life, of good stature and high standing in society. The Governing Council meets once in three months and gives necessary directions to the Executive Committee.

The Governing Council or Executive Committee as authorized by Governing Council, shall have the following powers:

  1. To manage, administer and control the Trust Fund and Properties and institutions belonging to the Trust or under its management and to decide on the activities to be undertaken by the Trust.
  2. To borrow funds, whether secured or unsecured, for any of the objects of the Trust and give security of movable assets of the Trust.
  3. To frame rules and regulations that are not repugnant to the provisions of this deed necessary for the proper and efficient administration of the Trust and the Institutions under the Trust.
  4. To appoint on such terms and conditions as the Board prescribes from time to time, officers, technical and professional hands etc. as they deem necessary and expedient for the purpose of managing the institutions under the Trust and to take appropriate disciplinary action including termination of service.
  5. To fill up vacancies in the Executive Committee arising from death, resignation or other causes.
  6. To purchase, acquire, take on lease movable or immovable properties for the objectives of the Trust.
  7. To dispose of the movable properties of the Trust.

 

List of Governing Council Members

  • K.NEELAKANTAN-CHAIRMAN EMERITUS (SPECIAL INVITEE)
    IRTS (Rtd.), Formerly Advisor - SAIL
  • K.P.PADMAKUMAR-CHAIRMAN
    Executive Director, Muthoot Finance, Cochin
  • V.SATHYANARAYANAN - VICE CHAIRMAN
    Senior Partner, Varma & Varma Chartered Accountants, Cochin
  • P.R.MAHADEVAN-SECRETARY
    Managing Director, Sai Rehabilitation, Cochin
  • O.M MAHADEVAN- TREASURER
    General Manager, Nikasu Frozen Foods International, Kochi
  • Dr.ABRAHAM K PAUL- MEMBER
    Chief Pediatrician, Cochin Hospital
  • P.I.GOPINATH-MEMBER
    General Manager (Projects Retd.), FACT, Cochin
  • M.A.MOHAMMED ALI-MEMBER
    Director, Kochi Refineries Ltd., Cochin
  • RIAZ AHMED- MEMBER
    Managing Director, Abad Hotels, Cochin
  • DR.SACHIDANANDA KAMATH- MEMBER
    Medical Superindent & Pediatrician, Welcare Hospital, Cochin
  • SIMON JOHN- MEMBER
    Managing Director, Skie Ice Cream, Cochin
  • K.VIJAYAN- MEMBER
    Architect, Modarch Consultancy Pvt. Ltd.,m Cochin
  • P.N.NARAYANAN- ADVISOR ( FINANCE) (SPECIAL INVITEE)
    Partner, Gopinath & Sharma Chartered Accountants, Cochin
  • A.S SHENOY- ADVISOR (RESOURCE MOBILIZATION) (SPECIAL INVITEE)
    Indian Council for Social Welfare