CII - Southern Region
EHS Excellence Awards 2020 - 13th Edition

(A Recognition for Best Practices in Environment, Health & Safety)

Mr Chokkappa

Mr Chokkappa

OH & Safety Specialist and ISO Lead Auditor


Dip. Industrial Safety Engg. Dip in Hazardous Waste Remediation from USETI,Washington,B.Sc Chemistry, M.A Lit. M.Ed. Linguistics, Doing M.Phil -Safety Education


45 years


1973-1997 Indian Organic Chemicals Dy.Manager- Safety. 1997-2011 Ford India Private limited Dept. Head Health & Safety. 2011-2012 Subject Matter Exert in DNV,2013-2017 ISO Auditor & Trainer for TII units of Murugappa group, 2013- till date EHS Assessor for CII-SR.


Certified Ergonomist(UK), Certified Safety Risk Assessor (AUS), CQI/IRCA certified Lead Auditor -QMS,EMS & OHSAS, CAI-Certified Food Safety Champion,

Guest Lectures/ Faculty / Training Details

Anna University - M.Tech students,SRMC University Examiner for M.Sc students. Trainer & Auditor for many Corporate industries like Murugappa group, Lear Corporation, Tonglit Autogistic etc

Awards & Recognition

Disaster mangement Committee Member-Recognised by Collector of  Kanchipuram and Member of Disaster Management Committee, Manali Indusrial Area & Kanchipuram district.Best Safety & Security Professional of the Year award from Ford Motor Company . Made Ford India achieving the highest level in SHARP assessment in the  Asia Pacific region.  Won many Predisent's Award for Ford India  for Best Health & Safety Practices.Recognised by CII-SR  for the contribution as Assessor from 2013- 2018