Mr.Swaminathan is a management graduate from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He has over 4 decades of business and market development experience, both domestic and international. He brings with him over 2 decades of experience with U.S. Commercial Service (USCS) facilitating business partnerships between the U.S. and Indian companies in 5 south Indian states.

He was also one of the 6 Task Force members from Africa, Near East, South Asia region who worked on the development of the BuyUSA website – a one-stop-shop for sourcing products from the U.S. During this tenure, he managed several high-profile trade delegations/missions, led buyer groups to the U.S., and organized several trade fairs in country.

Swaminathan is currently the Founder Director of Spark Business Consultants (SBC), a marketing organization. SBC partners with both Indian and foreign companies and distributes their products and services. SBC in partnership with an American Financial Services company facilitates corporate, trade, and project finance. SBC acts as the exclusive distributor for a UK company and markets its fuel efficiency product. SBC also markets solar power projects. SBC is in dialog with other foreign companies for marketing their products and technologies in India.