ID Lion Sampath Ranganathan

Lion Sampath Ranganathan

Sampath Ranganathan, from Chennai, India was elected to serve as international director of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 102nd International Convention, held in Milan,
Italy, July 5 through July 9, 2019.


Director Sampath has over 20 years of experience in the real estate and housing development industry and is currently managing director of Kalyan Housing Developers and Kalyan Finance Investments.

He became a Lion after joining the Madras Pudur Lions Club in 2000. Director Sampath has held a number of offices within the association including multiple district council chairperson, LCIF multiple district coordinator and LCIF regional coordinator. In recognition of his service, Director Sampath has received several International President’s Awards and an International President’s Leadership Award. Hs is the recipient of the Helping Hand Award and Key of State Award. Director Sampath is also a Progressive Melvin Jones fellow.


In addition to his Lions activities, Director Sampath is a member of the Hindustan Chamber of Commerce and Real Estate Owners Association.