Minister

Ms. Sandhya Sripada

Ms. Sandhya Sripada is an accomplished Human Resources and Management professional and a highly effective individual. She has over 9 years of work experience with the recruitment, media and publishing industry. She has worked in diverse roles and is known for her ability to establish high impact HR practices for organizational success. She is also actively involved in entrepreneurial motivation and management training and teaching. She is and has been a guest speaker and faculty for highly reputed academic and corporate institutions. She has a Master’s degree in personnel management from Pune and a Certificate in Human Resources Management from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Ms. Revathi Turaga

Ms. Revathi Turaga is an International Trainer, Inspirational Speaker, Happiness Facilitator, Leadership Coach and Innovative Consultant. In addition to her 15+ years of corporate experience across India, Middle East & North America in training more than 2,00,000 individuals from various institutions and organizations. Revathi was also vice-chair of Indian Society of Training and Development. Revathi Academic qualifications include double Masters in Psychology & Management and a Graduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering. She has a certified Six Sigma (Green Belt) from GE, USA.

Ms. Purabi Sarkar

Ms. Purabi Sarkar is a faculty member. She has a Masters degree in Computer Science & IT and Master in Business Administration from Indian Institute of Management (IIM K) and possess more than 8 years of industry and consulting experience of working with organisations like Pricewaterhouse Coopers,General Electric ,TCS and more. She specialises in strategy, marketing and entrepreneurship skills, techniques of alternative livelihoods and other methodologies. She is also one of the founder Directors of a Pan India NGO Association of Organic Farmers which works on grassroot level with farmers; Self help groups ; food value and nutrition; alternative livelihoods ; organic food value; market strategy; supply chain techniques; sustainable agriculture; seed banks, education, entreprenuership strategies and more .Her achievements include she has served many initiatives of reducing carbon footprints, breast cancer , eradicating nutrition ,leprosy and tribal students educational initiatives.

Mr. S. Tirmal Reddy

Learning & Development Professional with expertise in imparting key behavioural competencies. Resource Person for many clientele to facilitate learning and development workshops. He has over 20 years of industry experience in the areas of business development and training. At GSK, worked with multiple teams and had a vast customer interface covering different regions of India. He has a proven track record of leadership at Glaxo, developed his team with the perseverance to succeed and deliver excellent results under difficult market conditions. Awarded gold medal twice in recognition and appreciation, for above & beyond performance. An MBA-HR from Osmania University, Hyderabad. Mastered the art and science of facilitating development workshops to inspire and propel employees to excel.

Dr. Potukuchi Thryambakam

Dr. Potukuchi Thryambakam is working as Dean, School of Professional Studies, Garden City University, Bengaluru, Karnataka State, India. He has his Masters in Tourism Management along with M.Phil. His Doctorate Thesis:” Medical Tourism in Andhra Pradesh, with special reference to Hyderabad – A Case Study” was appreciated by many experts in India and abroad. He worked in different senior faculty in Aksum University, Ethiopia and, Naresuan University International College, Thailand. He also worked as Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Tourism in National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management (NITHM), India. He has more than 20+ years of teaching experience in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality. He has written and co-edited many books and presented research papers in National and International Conferences. He also received many awards both in India and abroad.

Dr. (Mrs.) Kotamreddy Prasuna

Dr. (Mrs.) Kotamreddy Prasuna is Proprietrix , ‘S’ Mushroom Agritech, Hyderabad. She was awarded Ph.D. degree from Osmania University for her thesis work on mushrooms and M.Sc. & M.Phil. Degrees in Botany (Mycology & Plant Pathology) from University of Poona, Pune and possess more than 20 years of entrepreneurial and academic experience. She has National & International publications to her credit. Her achievements include: COWE-India Innovation Award for Women Empowerment In Food Processing -2015 ,”Best Woman Entrepreneur ”- Bharath Ratna Dr.M. Visvesvaraya Industrial Award -2006 by the “ All India Manufacturers Organization, A.P. State Board. She has worked as Mentor – Goldmann Sachs 10000 women Entrepreneurs Certificate Programme- Nov.2008-Jan.2009 ,Indian School Of Business, Hyderabad. Her Innovative idea of recycling spent mushroom substrate in to cattle feed supplement was selected and funded by the TBI, Ministry of MSME, Govt .of India for R&D and Commercialization.