MAJOR GENERAL INDUPURU NARAYANA, SM, VSM VETERAN
He is an Enterprising General Management professional with 37 Years of diverse and dedicated experience with the Indian Army. Tenanted important appointments of Additional Director General of Weapons and Equipment Directorate, Chief of Staff of a Corps and Director in Military Operations Directorate. Had multiple tenures in defence procurement organisation. Notable achievements are in Strategic Planning, Implementation of Perspective Plans and Leadership Development domains.
Attained distinguished grading in Young Officer’s Course, Best student in Advance Gunnery, awarded trophy in Helicopter Pilot Training, awarded trophy in Long Gunnery Instructor course, attained distinguished grading in Defence Services Staff College, selected to be the instructor in Senior Command and Higher Command Courses. Graduated from National Defence College in the year 2010 excelling in Strategic studies.
MR. R. R. CHANDRAMOULI
Mr. R. R. Chandramouli (RRC) is a seasoned banker and an expert in financial advisory services with over 42 years of cross-continent banking experience spread over Asia, Europe and Africa. He served Central Bank of India for over 23 years in various capacities.
During the last 19 years gained rich African experience in various African countries such as Zambia, Comores, Djibouti, Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe besides a 14 years hands-on experience in Tanzanian Financial markets. During this period, he was the General Manager of Exim Bank (Tanzania) Ltd. And was also the Managing Director of Exim Advisory Services.
Mr. Chandramouli occupied senior Management positions and represented on several Boards of banks in African sub-continent such as on the Boards of Exim banks of Tanzania Comores, Djibouti and Zambia and Tanzania Mortgage Refinance Ltd, (representing Exim Bank) a World Bank initiative. RRC is adept at liaising for African countries with DFI’s for senior loans and trade finance for Industry and Agriculture. He is an ardent articulator of SME financing. Instrumental in raising and handling SME related senior loans for Exim Bank (Tanzania) Ltd.,
MR. PRAKASH KAMTAM
Prakash Kamtam is a former Indian Civil Services officer (UPSC-1995 Batch), who took voluntary retirement in 2014 while working @ Special/Joint Secretary to the Government. Currently engaged as Independent Consultant and working on Smart City & TVET projects with UN-Global Compact Cities, UNDP, DFID-UK, Smart Cities India Foundation, Nettur Technical Training Foundation, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Centre for Organisation Development.
As Civil Services officer, he worked in leadership roles across multiple domains @ Government of Puducherry, Government of Andhra Pradesh & Government of India. Has experience of working with two Centre’s of Excellence in Public administration – General Manager @ National Institute for Smart Government (NISG) and Dy. CEO @ Centre for Good Governance (CGG). He has worked on multi-lateral/bi-lateral agency projects –World Bank, DFID, JICA, EU & UNDP both during his tenure as a Civil Servant as well as in the role of independent consultant.
More than two decades of his experience spans across multiple domains of public administration such as- sustainable urban development, skill development, education, public private partnerships, entrepreneurship & livelihoods, e-Governance, government reforms, change management, women empowerment, poverty &community development, infrastructure development, elections and disaster management. He is also associated with premier institutes in India and USA as adjunct faculty conducting professional and leadership development courses.
DR. S. SRIDHAR
Dr. S. Sridhar is a Chemical Engineer from University College of Technology, Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has been working as a Scientist in the area of Membrane Separation Processes at the CSIR- IICT, Hyderabad for the past 20 years during which he has developed several technologies for chemical industries besides contributing immensely to rural welfare through water purification projects and academic development via extensive HRD and laboratory development in several schools and colleges.
Major highlights of his career include: (i) Commissioning of several membrane pilot plants based on Electrodialysis, Nanofiltration and Gas Permeation of capacities varying from 500–5000 L/h to facilitate solvent recovery, effluent treatment and gas purification in pharmaceutical, steel, textile and petrochemical industries, and (ii) Design and installation of 15 model defluoridation plants of 6004000 L/h capacity and 25 highly compact low cost systems of 100-200 L/h capacity for purification of ground water for more than 2 Million population affected by fluorosis, gastroenteritis, jaundice, typhoid and other water borne diseases in villages of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, which is widely appreciated by the press, masses and His Excellency, The governor of TS and AP, besides union ministers of science & technology.
A free water camp based on compact system design was established by Dr. Sridhar on Uppal Road in Hyderabad city and has been providing healthy water to urban population including pedestrians, drivers of buses, autos, cars and two wheelers, totally free of cost, since April 2016. Similar camps at All India Industrial Exhibition in Jan-Feb, 2017 & 2018 and CSIR Science Exhibition have provided free drinking water to a population of 3 Lakh people including school children.
Dr. Sridhar is a recipient of 30 Prestigious Science Awards including 15 National Awards and 3 State Awards such as IIChE Amar Dye-Chem Award 2003, CSIR Young Scientist Award 2007, Engineer of The Year Award from A.P. State Govt. in 2009, Scopus Young Scientist Award 2011, NASIReliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award 2013, VNMM award from IIT-Roorkee 2015, CIPET national awards for 2016 and 2017 and Nina Saxena Excellence in Technology Award from IIT-Kharagpur in 2017.
DR. ANJANA TIWARI, PHD (BIOCHEMISTRY)
Brings in 35 years of clinical laboratory experience to the company. She has worked at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Deccan College of Medical Sciences and is Director, Laboratory Medicine, at Care Hospital, Nampally, Hyderabad. She is also assessor of National Accreditation Board for Laboratories.