Kumaresan Duraiswamy life and biography

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Kumaresan Duraiswamy biography

Date of birth : 1963-12-02
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality : Indian
Category : Arts and Entertainment
Last modified : 2011-08-31
Credited as : Actor, Pallikondapuram, Krishnarjuna

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Napoleon is a Tamil film actor, politician and the founder and chairman of the Jeevan Technologies. As of 27 May 2009, He is a Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Cabinet. During his early ages, he acted in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam language films.

Kumaresan Duraiswamy, better known as Napoleon, was born on 2 December 1963 the fifth of six children. Hailing from a middle class family, Napoleon was well acquainted with hardship and hard work from a very young age. His father, an agriculturist, worked hard on his farm while his mother busied herself with bringing up 6 children. A graduate of St. Joseph's College, Trichy - one of the premier educational institutions in South India - he is also an accomplished sportsman and an athlete. With a vision to globalize, he has played a major role in setting up the global offices of Jeevan Technologies in the USA and New Zealand.

He has close relations in valangaiman a area near kumbakonam and his birthday is being celebrated every year as a grand function in this area.

Achievements and awards:

- From the year 2000 till 2006, Napoleaon had been the vice president for the South Indian Film Artists Association.
- Honoured with "Kalaimamani" Award in the year 1998. Napoleon Receives "Kaliamani" Award from Dr. Kalaignar Karunanidhi.
- "M.G.R" Award in the Year 1998.
- The Best Actor Award by the Government of Tamil Nadu for "Ettu Patti Rasa."
- Jeevan's achievements in the last few years bear ample witness to Napoleon's leadership skills and business acumen.
- Jeevan Technologies is registered as an approved member by the Electronic and Computer Software Export Promotion Council and Software Technology Parks of India. In the Year 2005, it scaled up the operations by opening a new office in US, allowing Jeevan to provide the highest quality service to customers in this part of the world. Jeevan has been certified by ISO 9001:2000 for "Design, Development, Testing and Maintenance of Software Projects" from TUV — a fitting tribute to Jeevan's commitment to maintain a world-class quality management system.
- Public Relations and Campaign Co-ordinator'. From being K.N. Nehru's assistant, Napoleon emerged as a key person responsible for managing the party's propaganda, organising political rallies and planning and administrating campaigns.
- Won Murasoli Trust "Kalaignar" Award in the year 2007. "Kalaingar award" is conferred to the people who contribute to Tamil Language, Literature and Tamil Culture by Murosoli Trust.


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