Ragu joined Praxair Inc., in 1999 as a corporate auditor and held various positions in Strategic Planning and Finance. In 2008, he moved to Praxair India and is presently leading the Finance and IT functions of the company. Prior to joining Praxair, Ragu worked in Industrial Development Bank of India, Mumbai as associate corporate finance / Financial Advisory Services, handling various projects associated with the Indian capital markets.
Ragu holds a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Madras and a Master of Business Administration from Penn State University, USA. He is also a Chartered Accountant.