Rtn. Rtesh Kapoor is an Engineering Consultant with 15 years’ experience in Marketing Engineering Products in Power Plant and Process Industry. He is Currently a director in K K KRAFT Engineers Consultants Pvt Ltd.
He did his schooling from Birla High School and later did his graduation from BEC bagalkot. He completed his postgraduation from MS Ramaiya in Advance Automotive Design . After working for 2 years in a MNC doing Finite Element Crash Analysis he decided to join his father’s Engineering business and came back to Kolkata to Market Electrical and Mechanical Equipment’s. From childhood Rtesh used to visit RCC along with his Rtn. father and Rotaract Sister to give polio drops to small village children’s, or to inaugurate a tube well in some village or opening a school on the outskirts of the city. Wearing the Rotary cap and doing philanthropic work became a part on his life from young age. Rtesh joined the Rotaract Club of Calcutta under Rotary Calcutta in 2007 and served as Rotaract president in 2009 -10. In 2011 he was selected by CNN IBN and awarded the Citizen’s Solider award for his bravery in the face of danger while rescuing inmates including his relations, particularly his disabled grandmother, from his residential building when the petrol tanker right next to the building had caught fire.
He always believes in the Rotary motto of Service above Self. In 2016 he joined the Rotary club of Calcutta Inner City . He has served various post and today happily ready to serve the club as president. He is married to Malika who is a freelance teacher. They are blessed with one son Mitansh 6 years and a Pet Poochi 7 Years and both love to visit the RCC along with him for projects. Rtesh stays along with his parents Promode and Gita Kapoor who have been his first teachers and made him who he is today.
Rtesh started doing Theatre to raise funds for his rotaract project. After leaving Rotaract he continued to take his Theatre seriously and formed a group along with some friends called The Playmakers. During the weekend’s he loves to cook and eat and drink. Rtesh loves to listen and sing Retro songs .