Symbols of change and transformation are everywhere around the Minister – turned-CEO of Kerala’s industrial advancement. In his new role, P.K.Kunhalikutty grapples with multiple challenges as he leads from the front to change the old order, and ring in a new one, to suit the demands of the times. Political compulsions take the backseat as he spends most of his time in formulating policy and getting decisions implemented, ably supported by a dynamic team that includes Principal Secretary John Mathai. IT Secretary Aruna Sundararajan, KINFRA MD G.C.Gopala Pillai and KSIDC MD Jiji Thomson. And in the background, providing technical inputs and timely tips is a team of technology savvy young men, drawn from various state agencies, such as KINFRA’s deputy manager- business development, V.R.Balu.