An alumni of Harvard Business School (HBS), Rajkiran, received his BE degree in Electronics, being a University Topper. He also holds an MBA degree and a degree in Export-Import Management, where he stood All India First.

Rajkiran Kanagala is the President & Chief Business Officer at Transport Corporation of India (TCI), where he has been working since 2006. He is currently involved in projects encompassing strategy and growth initiatives within the areas of technology, innovation, brand, marketing, sourcing and HSE + ESG as his core competencies. He also heads the International and Chemical verticals at a P&L level.

With an exposure of 17+ years now in the domain of Supply Chain, Logistics & Transportation, Rajkiran has been invited as a distinguished speaker on this subject by some of the most respected institutions and academia. He has authored several technical articles and worked on research projects.

Rajkiran is currently serving as the Chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Tech Committee at Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) with a vision to aid the logistics industry in thriving on the power of digital technology. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum’s Moving India Taskforce on Zero Emissions Trucking & Elorry ConCom by IIT Madras, along with being an active part of the country’s apex associations like ASSOCHAM.

With an overall exposure of 25 years, Rajkiran has worked in various roles in international and domestic markets. He also serves as a member of the Executive Committee of TCI Group. Currently, he is steering a unique national initiative on road safety and health, “TCI Safe Safar”, which has won awards and witnessed great partnerships from numerous organizations.

Rajkiran is an ardent fan of superheroes and comics. He is also a passionate follower of history, sports and is fond of exploring latest technologies and performing fitness activities.

Rajkiran Kanagala

President and Chief Business Officer, TCI Group, India and Chairman, TCIL Middle East Logistics Services


Day 1 | 15 May 2024 | Strategic panel: Closing the loop with circular economy logistics