Orchid Pharma Technopreneurship Center
OPCET was established at the Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai with support from Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Limited in 2010. Its focus is on knowledge-intensive entrepreneurial ventures across high technology, low technology and services sectors. It aims to create a future that is more conducive to eliciting excitement and fresh thinking pivoted around entrepreneurship, technology and innovation that spurs accelerated growth in key clusters of industries in Tamil Nadu, working in tandem with CIE. This Center has a director and a Governing Council that guides and steers its plans and actions. Dr. K.C. John is the Chair Professor for this Center of Excellence.