Rtn. AKS Prof. A.K. Natesan, MCom, MBA, MPhil, PhD, DSADP, FTA

Founder & Hon. Chairman, Excel Group Institutions, Komarapalayam

Hon. Chairman, The Kavery Group Institutions, Salem

Founder, Excel Enviro Energy Pvt. Ltd.

Director, Dr. AKN-Excel Agri Farms Pvt. Ltd.

Director, Dr. AKN-Excel Farm Products Pvt. Ltd.

President, Tamilnadu Ball Badminton Association (TNBBA)

Vice President, Ball Badminton Federation of India(BBFI)

Secretary, Association of Managements of Coimbatore Anna University-Affiliated Colleges (AMCAUAC)

Fellow of Textile Association (FTA)

ARRFC – 2023 – 2024

Rtn. AKS. Prof. Dr. A.K. Natesan

  • Rtn. AKS. Prof. Dr. A.K. Natesan, Rotary District Governor  &  First  AKS  Member  of  Rotary  District – 2982,  is a visionary  Higher  Education  administrator & Leader in Education.
  • He was the District Governor of Rotary International District-2982 for the year 2019-20. He is also the Chairman of Excel Group Institutions, Komarapalayam & The Kavery Educational Institutions, Salem.
  • He is the Secretary of the “Association of Management of Coimbatore Anna University Affiliated Colleges” (AMCAUAC). Presently he is the President of  Tamilnadu Ball Badminton  Association (TNBBA) & Vice Chairman of  Ball Badminton Federation of India – BBFI.


  • A.K.Natesan did his Doctorate – Ph.D. in Financial Management from Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore and  did  his  MBA  from  NIT – Trichy.
  • He has over 40 years of Experience in Higher Education as Administrator, Professor and Executive


  • AKS.Prof. Dr. A.K. Natesan, as Founder & Chairman, promoted  Engineering colleges,  Business School, Architecture, Polytechnic Colleges, B.Ed. / M.Ed Colleges, Naturopathy & Yoga Medical College, Homoeopathy Medical College, Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy Colleges,  Allied Health Science  colleges  and  Excel  Public  School  with 12000  Students  Pursuing  Education.
  • Presently Dr. AKN Family Manages 23 Institutions Under the Name of Excel & The Kavery.
  • Excel Group Institutions spreading 130-acres, eco-friendly campus at Komarapalayam & The Kavery Educational Institutions extended over 32 acres campus at Salem with 5500 Students on roll.
  • Over 1400 Plus Teaching and Non-Teaching staff for providing better Education in this two Campuses.


  • A.K. Natesan has been Awarded Numerous Meritorious Awards and conferred Titles by several Institutions and Professional Bodies. The Government of Tamil Nadu conferred on him the Title of the State’s  Best  NSS  Programme Officer  &  Kalingarayan  Award  for  Selfless  Service  to  Society.
  • Dr. A.K.Natesan member of Rotary Club of Komarapalayam, served in the different roles as Club President, Assistant Governor, District Chairman, District Literacy Chairman, District Governor for the year for 2019-20 for  RI District-2982, District Trainer in the year 2022-23 and  Presently  ARRFC  in  2023-24.


  • Dr. A.K. Natesan has traveled across the world and visited many Universities in the USA, Canada, Argentina, UK, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, UAE, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Macau, etc. The Entire Family of Dr. A.K. Natesan are Paul Harris Family (PHF) Awardees and  contributed over USD 3.10 Lakh Dollars.
  • He has attended Rotary Conventions at Atlanta, USA & Toronto Convention at Canada


He and his partner Parvathy has become the first AKS member of  the District on the day one of  his Governorship and  still  he is the only AKS member of  the District.

Started 3 New Clubs @ Hosur & Salem, among this 2 clubs are exclusive womens club.

Collected 5.45 lakhs US Dollars to the The Rotary Foundation (TRF) as Donation including creation of  four  Endowment Funds & an  AKS membership.

Successfully conducted Mazhilmathi – District conference in Excel campus over 2500 participants and created benchmarks in the district.

Executed 9 global Grants to the tune of 5500 lakhs US Dollars and distributed COVID 219 Equipments to many Government hospitals . Also he has established 3 Dialysis centers in Komarapalayam, Namakkal & Hosur.

Coordinated with PDG. Dr. Sagadevan & PDG. Siva Sankar to raise Rs.1 Crore Donation for The Covid  Trust  Hospital @ District 3203 during  Covid.

As a Trainer, imparted all the Trainings using novel methods and made the year 2022-23 Governor Period a Successful Year.

Continuously implementing  Rotary’s  ‘PROJECT BLUE’  by providing  Furnitures to Government Schools in District – 2982 & in 3203 – Erode  District  from  his Trust along with  Rotary  Foundation.