Prakash co-founded EMA Partners India in 2003 and serves as its Managing Partner. Currently based in Chennai, Prakash has more than twenty years of executive search experience, and has lead multiple domestic and cross-border search engagements for Indian and global corporations across industry sectors and functions. Prakash works closely with clients in the Industrial and Life Sciences & Healthcare sectors across EMA’s offices in India, and his deep expertise in these areas has anchored numerous searches to identify business line and functional leadership. He has conducted numerous technical searches in niche areas within these domains. Prakash also works closely with Private Equity investors to build leadership teams for their portfolio companies.
Prakash believes passionately in enhancing client capability through high impact leadership hires and is relied upon as a mature and trusted consultant by both clients and candidates. Early in his career, he worked in Capital Equipment sales with organizations including Larsen & Toubro and Escorts. He has completed senior-level assignments for both local and multinational clients, and has extensive experience as a management consultant. Prakash holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.