Dr. Somayajulu Garimella

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Dr. Somayajulu Garimella - is currently a Distinguished Professor at Jaipuria Institute of Management, NOIDA, Professor, VJIM, Hyderabad and independent management consultant. His previous assignments include Professor and Area Chairperson (Marketing) at IMI New Delhi, Director of IMI-Bhubaneswar, Professor and Head of Executive Education at S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research Mumbai, Director of Institute of Management at Nirma University Ahmedabad, and Dean of Executive Education and External Relations at IMT Ghaziabad. He holds a B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering from NIT Warangal, MS degree in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University USA, MBA from University of Texas, USA and Ph.D. from the Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has worked in downstream petrochemical industry both in India and USA and has more than two decades experience in management education. He has conducted several management development programs for senior executives and consulted with leading companies in India.

Prakash Kamtam

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Prakash is an International development professional with 25 years of experience in public affairs and development administration working across diverse development disciplines such as- Smart cities, Education, TVET & Youth development, Special Needs Schools,ICT4D, Public Private Partnerships, Disaster management, Community development, Women empowerment, UN-SDGs, Social entrepreneurship & Impact funding; He has worked on mission critical and innovative projects  at public sector, multi-lateral agency projects (UN Global Compact Cities Programme, United Nations Development Programme(UNDP),World Bank, Department for International Development(DFID), Japan International Cooperation Agency) and other independent foundations.He is an Urban Scholar at UN-Global Compact Cities Programme and currently pursuing PhD (Environmental Sciences) at University of Hertfordshire, UK and based in London. His research is on 'Urban Inclusion' focusing on 'Designing Inclusive Smart Cities'. 

Ramesh Pathi


Ramesh is a business professional with more than three decades of experience in education and consulting industry. He is the CEO of Hyderabad Institute of Overseas Studies (HIOS) offering international aviation exams in India under the terms of contract with AIR SERVICE TRAINING (ENGG.) LTD. –Scotland UK , to offer European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) IR PART 66 Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) examinations in accordance with United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority (UK-CAA) .He is also CEO of Go International Careers, a one stop solution for students wanting to study overseas.-counselling and guiding students regarding educational institutions in various countries such as UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, USA and Canada.

Satyanarayana J V V

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Mr. Satya has three decades of experience in Oil and Gas Industry as Inspection Engineer and as head of project management team for major projects .He is awarded with the certifications in all 5 levels of NDT with American Society of Non-destructive testing( ASN).

Presently working as a Managing Director of Gulf Lubes Malaysia Sdn.  Bhd. / Green Lube Malaysia Sdn. Bhd,  and playing a key role in SVL Oil and Gas Sdn. Bhd,  TPG Oil & Gas.

Mr. Satyam has contributed his direct services to giant players in Oil & gas industries like Kuwait National Petroleum Corporation, Madras refineries, Indian Oil Corporation, Chevron, Petronas, Kuwait Oil Company,  etc. 

Srinivasa Rao


Srinivasa is a technology and management professional with more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry. He holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from IIT Chennai and an MBA from IIM Kozhikode. He has worked for reputed consulting & technology companies like PWC, Oracle and PDP Australia. His expertise includes IT consulting, system integration, design and implementation ofenterprise-wide applications. He is currently involved in building ML & AI solutions for retail, energy, and oil & gas sectors. He regularly conducts courses and workshops in data science, ML and AI for engineering and management students and IT professionals.

Vijay Kumar Pisupati


Vijay has 20+ years of IT experience in all Lines of Services (E2E, AMS, GTD and Rollout across geographies and Industry Verticals in various capacities ranging from Consultant to lead to project Management to Program Management to Account Management to Practice head. He specializes in elevating the Business chain into Value Chain, creating an environment of Proactive and preemption from reactive and postmortem – by discovering insights, trends, patterns, wisdom, and knowledge from various types of data ingested from several sources, both internal and external.

Tushar Mathur


Tushar has 15+ years of experience in developing relevant policies, procedures or work tools to support new or updated business processes.


He developed and provided solutions to business partners in order to facilitate effective solution implementation. Tushar worked with various companies like Airtel, Convergys, GE-Capital, ICFAI, and IIPM in the past.

Varun John


Varun is an Innovation Consultant with 13 years of broad experience in Research, Business Analysis, Engineering, Operations and Management. He has worked on a plethora of projects with international firms, startups and non-profit organizations.


His work with Innovation & Management involves leveraging Design Thinking strategy for empathizing with the users, citing out the need for understanding & observing the pain points of the end-user. An individual of manifold interests, Varun possesses a logical and human-centric approach towards challenges.