Ashok Atluri is a graduate in Commerce from Osmania University and a PG Diploma holder in Applied Computer Science from CMC. He is a first generation Entrepreneur who along with his partners stared Zen Technologies, which was one of the a pioneers in the field of Simulation in India. He was instrumental in helping to design the simulators so that they would be simple to use, and ensured that the products would be based on industry standards, by developing the software on the Windows-Intel platforms. He is also a recipient of the "Small Scale Entrepreneur of the Year" award from Hyderabad Management Association in 1998. He is a member of Young President’s Organization (YPO) since 2006 and was the education chair for the YPO, Hyd Chapter from 2012-13 the Chapter Chair for 2013-14. He has done Leadership program in IIM, Calcutta and was the organizer of YPO-ISB Leadership program at Hyderabad. He was also a part of the YPO Leadership programs at Harvard Business School, London Business School and at Stanford.
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G. Prabagar, is a graduate from Madurai Kamaraj University. He is one of the architects for the development of the computer training industry particularly in Hyderabad. He began his career as a programmer in BDPS in 1976 and soon rose to became one of the directors of BDPS Software Ltd. Under his leadership, computer education spread fast in the 1980s and 1990s in AP, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Orissa, Kerala, Maharashtra & Goa with the opening of a number of computer training centres. Later was the chairman and correspondent of Manpower Development College an O.U affiliate. He was also the promoter-director G P Consultancy and Software Ltd in 1986 which subsequently became CMTES Informatics Ltd in 2000 with him as the CMD. The CMTES then entered the hospitality and civil aviation training sectors as well. He is also a promoter of Diana Realtor Private Ltd, a real estate company also involved in an upcoming luxurious home for the elderly. At present, he is the Director at Adroit Infocom India Pvt. Ltd
Dr. Nandita Sethi
Dr. Nandita Sethi has several years of experience in teaching and research in the area of Economics, International Business and Entrepreneurship. She has a Masters and M.Phil from Hyderabad Central Univ. and doctorate from Osmania Univ. She has worked as faculty in reputed B-Schools and is activity engaged in research, consultancy and training. She has conducted several training programs for executives on General Management, Leadership, Global Business, Economic Trends, etc. She has also conducted Faculty Development Programs for training faculties of various colleges on Teaching techniques, Case Study methods, Entrepreneurship skill development, etc. She has published articles in Books and Journals and presented papers in many national/ international conferences. She was part of a Department of Telecommunications project and has also handled a project on Entrepreneur Skill Development in Indian Management Education. She has authored the book “The Asia Pacific Region: Emerging Opportunities for India” and edited the books, “Global Meltdown: Regional Impacts” and two volumes of “Rethinking India’s Growth Strategy: Services vs Manufacturing”. She is the editor of the “Journal of International Economics” published by IPE. She also guides Ph.d students.