Dato’ Ramesh Kodammal

Co-Chair, ASEAN-India Business Council (AIBC), Malaysia


Dato’ Ramesh Kodammal is the Chairman of Goldtex Group of Companies, a company which he founded since 1973 specializing in import & export of garments and textiles, as well as manufacturing of home furnishings.

Dato’ Ramesh is the Chairman of ASEAN-India Business Council Malaysian Chapter and the Chairman of ASEAN-India Business Council (AIBC). He is currently a Council Member for the Malaysia Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MAICCI). He is also the Member of the Malaysia National Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation (MANCPEC).

Dato’ Ramesh actively promotes the interests of the business community between ASEAN-India and he has been actively involved in the visits by Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi to Malaysia as part of this initiative. He has actively participated in various international forums and seminars representing Malaysia as a moderator and speaker.

Among the posts which Dato’ Ramesh has held previously include the Deputy President of Kuala Lumpur Selangor Indian Chambers of Commerce (KLSCCI), Vice President of Malaysia Associate Indian Chambers & Industries and Treasurer of National Chambers of Commerce and Industries of Malaysia (NCCIM). He currently still holds various positions in other non-governmental organizations (NGOs).