A. Muthukumaran is the Vice President – Strategic Sourcing of Tube Investments of India Limited. He is an Engineering graduate from REC, Trichy (Now, NIT–Trichy) with specialization in Production Engineering and Post-graduation in Business administration from Open University Business School – UK jointly conducted by IFMR, Chennai. He has completed Executive General Management Programme from IIM – Bangalore and has more than two decades of experience in handling functions such as Manufacturing, Corporate Quality Management Systems, Plant head operations, Growth Projects, Sales & Marketing and Business head for the Automotive Chains division. He moved into Corporate role as head of Strategic Sourcing, nurturing new business opportunities in the Infrastructure space. He started his career as a Graduate Engineer Trainee from M/s Mukand Iron & Steel Limited, Mumbai in Long Products Steel Rolling Mill.