INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Friday, July 21, 2017

Mr. V.P. Nandakumar, MDNandakumar_-VP-Photo & CEO of Manappuram Finance Ltd., was unanimously elected as the Chairperson of Lions Clubs International’s Multiple District 318.

The elections were held as part of the 8th Annual Multiple District Convention of the Club held at the Bolghatty Palace in Kochi on May 14, 2017.  Multiple District 318 brings together nearly 550 Lions clubs with over 20,000 members belonging to the state of Kerala.

Mr. V.P. Nandakumar currently holds the office of Governor of District 318D which includes Lions Clubs in the districts of Thrissur, Palakkad and Malappuram. In July 2016, Mr. Nandakumar was the recipient of the Lions Ambassador of Good Will award, which is the highest international honour bestowed by the Club.

Lions Clubs International is the largest service organisation in the world that brings together people around the world under the motto of “we serve”. Founded in Chicago in 1917, the Club is now celebrating 100 years of existence.

Mr. Nandakumar is a national Managing Committee member of FICCI and Assocham and the immediate past Chairman of CII’s Kerala State Council.