T.T. Ashok, Managing Director, Taylor Rubber Pvt. Ltd, Chennai, has been elected Chairman of Confederation of Indian Industry, Southern Region, for the year 2011-12 on Saturday. His name was announced at the first meeting of the reconstituted Southern Regional Council held in Bangalore on Saturday. G. V. Sanjay Reddy, Vice-Chairman, GVK Power and Infrastructure, Hyderabad, was elected Deputy Chairman of CII-Southern Region.