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LINK - Business Community Meeting

LOBA International Network (LINK) - Business Community Meeting

The first meeting of the LOBA LINK(Loyola International Network) was held on December 21st, 2018 at the Central Residency Hotel. It was attended by 58 entrepreneurs and professionals. After the president, Ram Mohan, welcomed the members, Pradeep Suthan detailed the structure and plans for LINK. 

During the subsequent open discussions, suggestions were made. Members also gave their experiences about how the network had aided them.

Alan Alexander in 30 Under 30 List of Forbes India

Alan Alexander in the 30 under 30 list of Forbes India Magazine

Alan Alexander 2004 batch Loyolite comes under the 30 under 30 list of Forbes India magazine. After his schooling and graduation Alan went to Paris study at Studio Bercot, where he spent the next three years learning fashion design. After training with some of the biggest designers, including Jean-Paul Gaultier, Azzedine Alaia and Rick Owens, Kaleekal returned to India in 2015, and launched his eponymous label

Ranjit Panicker Pilots Test Flight of the Saras Aircraft

Group Captain Ranjit Panicker Pilots Test Flight of the Saras Aircraft

Group Captain Ranjit Panicker of 1992 batch was the test pilot for the successful test flight of the Saras aircraft. The National Aeronautics Laboratories (NAL)-developed Saras aircraft aircraft on Wednesday completed a successful first flight in its new avatar

Harish Haridas, Recognised for U.K.-India Young Leader

Harish Haridas, Recognised for U.K.-India Young Leader

Harish Haridas, 1998 batch Loyolite has been recognised for his contribution as a UK-India Young leader, a leader who could contribute significantly to enhancing UK-India ties and in particular in relation to his community and public engagement with the British South Indian Chamber of Commerce. The Young Leaders Forum was held recently at the De Vere, Latimer Estate in Buckingham shire alongside the 5th annual UK-India Leadership Conclave 2018.

Chatbot to Connect HR with the Right Hire

Chatbot to Connect HR with the Right Hire

1997 batch Loyolite Arun Sathyan along with Mahesh Raju formed  an app based on Machine Learning named Hyreo. A chat-bot that tracks the status of an application, following which the Human Resources department can clearly communicate with candidates. Hyreo aimed at effectively leveraging technology to improve communication with talent, understand their proficiency in technical subjects and engineering fundamentals and improve overall recruitment performance.

Rajesh Subramaniam, New President and CEO of FedEx

 Rajesh Subramaniam (Batch 1981) Appointed as the President and CEO of FEDEX Express

1981 Batch Loyolite Rajesh Subramaniam has been appointed as the president and CEO of US-based multinational courier delivery company FedEx Express. He is currently the executive vice president chief marketing and communication officer of FedEx Corporation

Being a Part of Santhosh Sivan's Jack & Jill

Being a Part of Santhosh Sivan's Jack & Jill

It was sheer pleasure being part of Santosh Sivan's 'Jack & Jill', a Malayalam movie starring the multiple National award winner Manju Warrier. Twas a fascinating experience and it felt like being back in college with all those bright young creative guys.

LOBA Continues its Support for the Flood Relief Victims

LOBA Continues its Support for the Flood Relief Victims

Handed over uniform materials worth 1.3 lakhs to V.D. Sateeshan MLA who collected it on behalf of St. Sebastian's HSS, Gothuruth, one of the schools which was badly affected by the floods. This is part of an ongoing initiative by NGO, 360 Degree run by our Old Boy Gautam Ravindran to help out various schools affected by the flood. Gautam shared this -- "This particular contribution was made possible by LOBA, and our President Ram Mohan chettan, who readily agreed to provide the necessary financial aid required for the purchase of the materials.

Batch of 96 Aids Flood Affected Aranmula LPS

Batch of 96 Aids Flood Affected Aranmula LP School

96 batchers at Aranmula LP School with benches and desks for the school, which was impacted by the floods.

Flood Relief for Venmony

Flood Relief for Venmony

A team of 8 of us travelled to Venmony to hand over the supplies to the parish that Mr V C Jacob belongs to, in the presence of the vice president of the Venmony grama panchayat. The beneficiaries were all locals and of all denominations. The vicar, Mr V C Jacob and Mathen chettan spoke. Based on the request from sir, we are planning a medical camp within the next two weeks, with specialists.