KWK Resistors prides itself not only on the technical and manufacturing capabilities, but also on the talent of its people. Meet our leadership team!


Nagendra KS

Founder, Director KSI Group. Director KWK Resistors

Meet Kurugailu Sampangiramasetty Nagendra. First Time Entrepreneur. An Instrumentation Engineer par excellence. Post graduate in Instrumentation, from IISc Bangalore. Founder of KS Instruments Pvt Ltd in 1979. Single handedly developed KSI into one of the most well known brands for Resistors.

Industry expert in Resistor technology including making custom solutions. Very Actively involved with the Rotary club, held position of District Governor. Active in social causes through Rotary and other associations. Also active in Industry associations. Inspired leader. Great mentor. Award winning industrialist and visionary in the field of electrical electronic components.


Avinash Koorgailu

Director KWK Resistors

Meet Avinash Koorgailu. Second generation entrepreneur. A passionate Electronics Engineer. The prime mover behind the creation of KWK resistors.Bachelor of Engineering, Electronics from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen UK. Worked in USA, UK and the Middle East before returning to India and joining hands at KSI group. Responsible for manufacturing operations, engineering and finance at KWK Resistors.

Initiated and successfully accomplished the acquisition of EMIS to bolster the KSI group product portfolio. Under his stewardship, the company has grown from an 8 member team to 250 members in 2019. Shares the passion for resistor technology and expertise in designing custom solutions with Mr Nagendra. Passions apart from making resistors and filters include Travelling, Cycling and Amateur photography.


Ashwin Koorgailu

Director KWK Resistors

Meet Ashwin Koorgailu. Second generation entrepreneur. A dedicated Electrical Engineer. Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering from Bangalore. Worked previously for Accenture before joining hands in KSI Group. Responsible for Sales and marketing functions at KWK Resistors. Possesses a keen sense of marketing and sales strategies.

Has consistently met and exceeded the targets set. Has a deep empathy and sharp focus towards customer’s needs. A natural people’s person. Passions apart from selling resistors and filters include bike rides, restoration of vintage bikes and cars.