Prakash Venkataraman is Co-founder, Chairman of Redragon Group. He is a young & confident entrepreneur and an international businessman conversant with various business cultures across the globe and has travelled widely to over hundred countries. He is an accredited Electrical & Electronics Engineer from a prestigious University and holds post-graduation diplomas in multiple disciplines. He is highly proficient in many languages. After his engineering degree, Prakash worked for multinationals in Asia, the Far East, Middle East and North America in the senior executive level management before he founded his own corporate empire based in Canada together with his long term friend and partner Paul Hodgson in various fields. Prakash is an acclaimed role model for many of the aspiring young men and women in the next generation.
Endowed with his tremendous PR skills and friendly professional approach highlighted by his sincerity & integrity, Prakash has developed numerous high level contacts and friends in various continents. His optimism & dedication in approaching issues for successful execution with Entrepreneurship, endurance and perseverance are highly appreciated in his professional circle. Prakash, a survivor is well known for his unparalleled negotiation skills, that have added great value to the organizations he worked for and has acquired for them international recognition in their fields. Prakash has worked and continues to work behind the scenes and in the forefront for many companies as a consultant around the globe to negotiate, manage and profitably execute multimillion-dollar contracts.
Prakash, is married and has two children. He is an accomplished professional musician. Amidst his multifarious activities he devotes quality time to practice and perform music on a variety of platforms much to the delight of his audience. He is actively involved in various professional organizations including many community operations in leading roles. His innumerable awards and recognitions are proof enough to his credit on the international platform in Music, Business and Community, the latest being runner-up Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the year, Rotary Paul Harris Fellow and also Diversity Champion award. In 2012 he is honored with the prestigious Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal of Honor for his services to peers, community and Canada.