Sri A.V.Ratnam is a chartered Accountant, Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has 28 years experience in the field of Accounts, Finance and Audit. Since 1985 he has been in the Audit Field and runs a Chartered Accountant firm under name and style M/s A.V.Ratnam & Co., which has its presence in various cities viz, Hyderabad, Vishakapatnam, Vijayawada and Kakinada. Recently he has been inducted in the United India Insurance Company Board as an Independent Director under professional category. He joined with KERNEX in the year 2013 and has been appointed as an Independent Director and Chairman in the Audit Committee.