Chairman ITTAC

Mr. Ravin T Kurian is Senior General Manager – Product Development at MRF Ltd. He  is a graduate in Chemical Engineering and a post graduate in Chemistry from the prestigious BITS Pilani.
He has a long experience of 35 years in the Tyre Industry in a variety of roles encompassing process control, factory technology and product development.

For the last 27 years he has been intensely involved in product development responsible for the development of a variety of products ranging from two-wheeler to passenger and commercial tyres and tubes.

Travel is a passion with him. Theatre and reading are other pursuits that he enjoys.

Vice Chairman ITTAC

Mr. Sudershan S Gusain has been working with Bridgestone India Private Limited for more than 25 years. He has handled various portfolios in Passenger car and Commercial tyre segments for Product Development & Field Testing, Tyre Development and Technical Service for OEMs of Passenger Car and Truck & Bus.

Sudershan has also worked as Technical Trainer at Bridgestone Regional Training Centre, Thailand, which had trainees from 45 countries. Now he handles Technical Marketing function which also includes Technical Trainings and Standards and Regulations.

He has received prestigious Bridgestone Global Award and TQM award @ Asia Pacific Region. He has led the team to create Passenger Car Tyre Condition Analysis Guide for ITTAC


ITTAC Main Committee

P.K. Mohamed

Apollo Tyres Ltd.

Alternate – S.K.P Amarnath

Sudershan S Gusain

Bridgestone India Pvt. Ltd.

Alternate – Deepak Arora

Renji Issac


Alternate – Vipul John

Prakash Konakala

Goodyear India Ltd.

Alternate – Harpreet Singh

Zhong Ma

Continental India Pvt. Ltd.

Alternate – Mohit Agarwal

V K Misra

JK Tyre & Industries Ltd.

Alternate – Kartik Shah

C M Cherian

MRF Ltd.

Alternate – Bijo Varkey