Mr. Varughese George, President and
Director of Satmetrix India and Vice President and Chief Technology
Officer (CTO) of Satmetrix, received the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award
from the National Integration and Economic Council in a grand
ceremony at the Sri Sathya Sai International Centre, New Delhi on 24th
August 2008. The award was presented by his Excellency Dr. A.R.
Kidwai, Governor of Haryana, for Mr. George’s outstanding
achievements in Information Technology, R&D and Management.
The Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award was
instituted in memory of the late Prime Minister of India, Mr. Rajiv
Gandhi. This prestigious award is conferred upon select individuals
of the country in recognition of their outstanding contributions and
achievements in the fields of industry, business, public life,
administrative, social, educational and cultural services.
Mr. George holds a Masters degree in
Information Systems from BITS Pilani.