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W.Bro.T. Ravindran has been appointed as A.R.G.M of the Area comprising of Trivandrum, Quilon, Kottayam, Alleppy, Kanyakumari, Courtallum and Palai.

W.Bro.Thrivikraman Nair Ravindran was initiated into Freemasonry in Lodge Trivandrum No.168, on the 1 st. March 1985. He was Passed on the 15 th. of June 1985 and Raised on the 17 th. of August 1985. W. Bro. Ravindran is a second generation Mason. His father (late) W.Bro. K.Thrivikraman Nair, an Initiate of Lodge Minchin No.2710 E.C was one of the Founders and a Past Master of Lodge Ananthapadmanabha No. 280. As a founder of Lodge Ananthapadmanabha No. 280. Lodge Aruvi No. 293 and Lodge Palai No. 318, the services rendered by W.Bro. T. Ravindran in the development of these Lodges have won him wide acclaim in the Area as a dedicated Mason. W. Bro. Ravindran served Lodge Ananthapadmanabha as its Master during the year 1995.

W.Bro. Ravindran was exalted in Chapter Minchin No.2710, Advanced in Mark Lodge Sivagnanam No 877 E.C, and elevated in RAM Lodge Thiruvananthapuram No. 82. W.Bro. Ravindran was the founder of Chapter Thiruvananthapuram No. 82 and Chapter Travencore No. 119 and became the First Principal of Chapter Thiruvananthapuram No.92 in 200 . He was also founder of Mark Lodge Thiruvananthapuram No. 82 and Mark Lodge Travencore No. and became Master of Mark Lodge Thiruvananthapuram No.82 in 200 . He is a Brother of and has served as Worshipful Commander Noah of R A M Lodge Thriuvanathapuram No. 82 in 200 . He is an active member of Trivandrum Conclave No. 127 since 1995 and was its Supreme Ruler in 2007. He is a founder of Sripadmanabha Conclave No. 490.

His sincerity, zeal and dedication to Freemasonry have been recognised and rewarded by timely confirment of Ranks. W.Bro.Ravindran holds the RGL Rank of Past ARGM and Past President of Grand Stewards in Craft, Past Dy. Regional Grand Director of Ceremonies Chapter, Past Regional Grand Inner Guard in Mark and Past Regional Grand Officer in R A M.

W.Bro. Ravindran is the son of Sri. K.Thrivikraman Nair, former Chairman of Kerala State Electricity Board and Smt. Komalam, and was born on the 23rd of November 1950. W.Bro. Ravindran had his education in Trivandrum, in Model High School, Intermediate College & College of Engineering. He passed his SSLC examination with the 5th. Rank in Kerala in the year 1965. He graduated in Electrical Engineering from the Trivandrum Engineering College with First Class and Honours, and second rank in Kerala University.

Ravindran started his professional career as an Engineer Trainee in 1971 in the Switchgear Division of ALIND and after serving in different capacities in Designs, Development, Projects & Technico-Commercial Services, left in 1986 to promote a Public limited Company, Transmatic Systems Ltd. He is currently Director of Accel Transmatics Ltd. and President & CEO of its Transmatic Systems Division.

Ravindran is the Past Chairman of the Kerala State Council of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and was a Member of Southern Regional Council of CII.
Ravindran was trained in the facilities of Alsthom in France, Sumitomo in Japan & Output Technology Corporation in USA. He has traveled widely in India and overseas and has visited over 20 countries.

W.Bro. Ravindran is married to Smt. Rekha and they have two children, Rakesh and Radhika. Rakesh holds a Master's Degree in Engineering, and Works as Application Engineer in Future Techno Designs, Bangalore and is married to Radha Lekshmy. Radhika is a Commerce Graduate, has completed her Articleship and PE 2 of ACA. She is in USA, married to Santhosh Vasudevan, an Engineer working for Sony Erickson, USA.

The maternal trait of love for music is evident in W.Bro. Ravindran. He is an active member of Ganasmriti, the Family Club of Music Lovers of Trivandrum. He is a Member of Trivandrum Club and Trivandrum Tennis Club. His hobbies include reading and collection of stamps.




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