Dr. Venkataraman Krishnamurthy is an Indian civil servant.
V. Krishnamurthy worked as a Chairman of the National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council (NMCC) during 2005 - 2014.
Member, PM’s Council on Trade & Industry .
Member, PM’s Trade & Economic Relations Committee.
Member, PM’s Energy Coordination Committee.
Member, PM’s High Level Committee on Manufacturing.
Founding Chairman, Technology Information,Forecasting & Assessment Council. .
Co-Chairman, Indo-Japan Study Committee.
Chairman of National Centre for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (N.C.P.E.D.P.).
Member, Board of Governors, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad (1975–1979) & (1990-till Date ).
In August 1984 Krishnamurthy met with Bharat Ratna, Chidambaram Subramaniam and Professor P. S. Manisundaram, Vice-Chancellor of Bharathidasan University, to develop the idea of establishing a management institute within the grounds of an industrial company. A partnership was signed with Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, leading to the formation of the Bharathidasan Institute of Management.
He is the recipient of " The Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun" in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the promotion of bilateral economic relations and understanding of Japan in India.H.M. The Emperor of Japan Bestowed the Order on 3 November 2009.
Business Leadership Award In 1975.
Businessman of the Year Award in 1987 .
Steelman of the Year Award in 1989 . .
Lifetime Achievement Award in Management given by AIMA for the Year 2005.