Sri. C Soundararaj, Ex – Managing Trustee of SNR Sons Charitable Trust was born on 27.11.1936. He was the son of Sri. S.N.R. Chinnasamy Naidu a great visionary. He completed his Diploma in Textiles from the famous Bolton University and completed his L.T.I from Manchester Licentiateship Textile Institute.
He was the Chairman and Managing Director of Sri Narendraraja Textiles Private Limited, Coimbatore and Managing Partner Sri Padmavathi Corporation, Coimbatore.
He held various posts in Associations, Cultural and Service Organizations like Managing Trustee of SNR Sons Charitable Trust, Coimbatore which runs Education Institution, Hospitals, etc., Managing Trustee of Padmavathi Chinnaswamy Religious & Cultural Trust, Coimbatore, Hereditary Trustee of Sri Sappani Mariamman Temple, Coimbatore, Trustee of Sri Ramakrishna Cancer Alleviation and Rehabilitation Trust, Coimbatore, Trustee of Sruti Seva Trust, Anaikatty, Coimbatore, Trustee of Kamban Trust, Coimbatore, Trustee of Sri Sakthi Vinayagar Balamurugan Trust, Coimbatore.
He was the Patron of Ilango Adigal Ilakkiya Mandram, Coimbatore, President of Sri Siddhammal Sri Bolammal Devasthanam, Coimbatore, President (Since 1985) of The Textile Association(India), South India Unit, Coimbatore. He has also served as the President (1998-2011) of The South India Cotton Association.
He was a Life Member of various associations like Tamil Nadu State Cricket Association, Chennai, Karnataka State Cricket Association, Bangalore. Member (1962 -2010) in Research Advisory Committee & Council of Administration, South India Textile Research Association (SITRA), South India Mills Association (SIMA), Cotton Development Research Association (SIMA).
He has visited all European Countries and many places around the globe.
He has more than 45 years of experience as Manager and Managing Director in Textile and Engineering industries.