B. Tech ( Chem), NIT Warangal & MBA, IIM ( Ahmedabad)
Venkat is an Advisor, Consultant and Mentor for 9 Indian and Multinational Corporations in India and abroad for developing Business, Partnerships and Leadership (BPL) through Innovation since April 2011. He has 36 years of total experience including 19 years as CEO.
Venkat was the First CEO of Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI), providing free emergency response services (108). Under his leadership, 108 services started in Hyderabad in August 2005 and in 6 years reached out to 12 states with 3,210 ambulances and has responded to 24 Million emergencies and saved over 520,000 lives.
He is Member on the Global Innovation Board of Sanofi Aventis, Paris and on the Boards of State Bank of Hyderabad, Butterfly Edu Fields, ALERT, The Lakshya Foundation and LiveRiver technologies.
He has received awards for his yeoman services including Distinguished Alumnus award from NIT Warangal, Pranadata Award, HEAL Leadership Award, AAEMI Leadership award for the Moral Courage, ICONGO's Karmaveer Puraskar Award and PIRAMAL Prize 2010 for Innovative Healthcare delivery, Dynamic Indian of the Millennium Award, to name a few.
Venkat is a Leadership Mentor, Management Consultant, Trainer and Inspirational Speaker.