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Rtn. Holger Knaack
International President

Knaack is the CEO of Knaack KG, a real estate company. He was previously a partner and general manager of Knaack Enterprises, a 125-year-old family business.

He is a founding member of the Civic Foundation of the City of Ratzeburg and served as president of the Golf-Club Gut Grambek. Knaack is also the founder and chair of the Karl Adam Foundation.

A Rotary member since 1992, Knaack has served Rotary as treasurer, director, moderator, member and chair of several committees, representative for the Council on Legislation, zone coordinator, training leader, and district governor.

He is an endowment/major gifts adviser and was co-chair of the Host Organization Committee for the 2019 Rotary International Convention in Hamburg.

Knaack and his wife, Susanne, are Major Donors to The Rotary Foundation and members of the Bequest Society.


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Rtn. Jose Chacko M
District Governor

Jose Chacko M

Jose Chackowas born on 18 th May 1963 to the late M.C Chacko and Mrs. Rosy Chacko. Jose, led the early stages of his life in Perumbavoor, Kerala. He went on to do his High school at the Nirmala High School in Moovattupuzha, and later on, pursued his college days at the St Paul’s College in Kalamassery, Kerala.

Jose, completed his BE (Civil), from the famous University Viswesaraya College of Engineering, Bangalore.

In 1985, the very initial days of Jose’s career marked his entry to FACT as a trainee engineer, which ledhim to later on join the family business.

In 1996, Jose took his first bold step by venturing into a manufacturing business, producing Plywood and allied products, M/S Delta Plywood & Boards.

2004 marked the inception of his second venture- M/S Delta Wood Panels, producing chemically treated Edge Glued Finger Jointed Boards, using Malaysian technology.

He was alsoa member of the Trade delegation to the USA under the Ministry of Commerce and trade of Government of India in the year 2008.

In 2011, He commenced his third manufacturing venture, which involved the production of Film Faced Shuttering Plywood, required for the construction of multistoried buildings.

Jose was instrumental in the formation of Perumbavoor Plywood Construction PVT Ltd at SIDCO Industrial Estate, Angamaly, under the Cluster Development program,Ministry of MSME, Govt of India.

He was instrumental in the formation of SOPMA Importers & Exporters P Ltd, andserved as Director of SOSEL Ltd, a public Ltd company involved in the distribution of petroleum products.

2015 marked beginning of another venture, being the Managing Partner of Delwin Plywood at Bangalore,a company into the distribution of building materials and allied products.   

Jose was also the Recipient of the Export award for two consecutive years, 2009 and 2010 respectively, from the CAPEXIL, Export Promotion council under the Ministry of Commerce and Trade, Govt of India.

As a proud Rotarian, he began his journey during 1990, by joining as a member of the Rotary club of Perumbavoor.

Served Rotary club of Perumbavoor as Secretary in the year 1993-94 and President during 1996-97.

Apart from these, he had also served as many other relevant positions during his remarkable journey as a Rotarian. Jose had contributed a lot at the club level- by serving as a Director for many avenues.

At the District level, Jose had been actively involved in many major activities like, member of Governors nominating committee, served as District Director, Chaired for the Regional Fellowship Meet, Chaired for DTTS (DOTS), served as Faculty for training events and much more.

The District Level saw an even more active Jose, with his notable activities, such as -

  • Served as GGR.
  • Took active role in organizing the Multi Regional Fellowship meet.
  • Organized PETS at Kandy, Sri Lanka, for the first time, organizing an event abroad in the history of our District 3201.
  • Organized DTTS.
  • Served as the chairman of District Conference 2014 “Thejus“at Karukutty, Angamaly.
  • He was the Assistant Governor for the year 2005- 2006.

An avid traveller, an active social person, an attendee of many Major Rotary events,he attended five Rotary International conventions and has also won many awards.

Jose is married to Rtn. Mrs. Rose Mary Jose. The couple has been blessed with 2 children, Mrs. Rosmy Jose, married to Dr. Joseph kurian and Mr. Jacob Jose respectively.

 


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Rtn. Dr Nirmala Natarajan, Rotary Club of Kovaipudur
RESULTS from WGM Event #7067 India Rotary Club of Kovaipudur District 3201 Number of participants in the event: 3 Event: End Polio Now Champion Rtn PP TK Devadas Menon New Year Celebrations Total donation to TRF Polio Plus program: US$958.00 Rtn PP TK Devadas Menon of Rotary Club of Kovaipudur District 3201 has generously donated US$958.00 for New year celebrations to TRF Polio Fund. Contribution to the polio plus fund: US$958.00, transformed in US$2874.00 with the matching of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, funds for 4790 vaccines. Congratulations Rtn PP TK Devadas Menon. Rotary Club of Kovaipudur is very proud of you
Rtn. Jithesh V, Rotary Club of Palakkad ACE
It's so great feeling to be member in Rotary Club.
Rtn. S.Ravichandran, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Vadavalli
Glad to share, Three of our Rotarians become MPHF this year... 1) Rtn.Manickavasagam - 2nd level MPHF 2) Rtn.Ravichandran - 1st level MPHF 3) Rtn.Johnsingarayar - 1st level MPHF
Rtn. Prabushankar B A, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Industrial City
Practical session on Yoga by RCC Industrial city today....
Rtn. Prabushankar B A, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Industrial City
Rotary club of Coimbatore Industrial City Awards function.....
Rtn. Prabushankar B A, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Industrial City
Women Enterpruners awards distribution......
Rtn. Prabushankar B A, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Industrial City
Women Enterpruners awards distribution by Rotary Industrial city Coimbatore......
Rtn. Shaheena Nizar, Rotary Club of Cochin Milan
Restarted cataract surgery after a long 6 years at Maharajas Taluk Hospital, Karuvelipady. RC Milan renovated the Ophthalmic Theatre with 40,000 USD under Global Grant Project.
Rtn. Shaheena Nizar, Rotary Club of Cochin Milan
RC Milan hosted the Regional Symposium on Menstrual Health Management on 27 th March.. Heartfelt gratitude to all the clubs in Cochin Zone for making it a success.
Rtn. S.Ravichandran, Rotary Club of Coimbatore Vadavalli
RCC Vadavalli Donated a Hot Water Purifier (UV+Ozone) to Pediatric Surgery Ward at Coimbator Government Hospital for the benefit of new born Babies, Mother's and Health Care staff's.
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