Amalgamations Group Chairman and Managing Director Sivasailam passes away. Sivasailam died at Kasturba Hospital in Manipal in the State of Karnataka on Wednesday, following a cardiac arrest. Sivasailam was 77 years old.
Sivasailam was camping at Sringeri where he came along with his daughter and other family members on a pilgrimage when the death occurred. His body is being brought to Chennai for the last rites.
Sivasailam was the eldest son of the late S Anantharamakrishnan (also known as ‘J’), a pioneering industrialist of his times, who ran successfully the business of Simpsons Group. Sivasailam born on August 24, 1934.
Sivasailam was a recipient of several awards, including “Padmashri”.