Jury Members

Jasti Venkat,
Chairman & CEO - Suven Life sciences.

Mr.Venkat Jasti, a Pharmacy Post graduate in Pharmacy from Andhra University and St. John University- New York, specializing in Industrial Pharmacy. Having registered himself as a Registered Pharmacist, he successfully managed M/s Clinton Bergen Drug Company, M/s Park Way Central Pharma and M/s Kayes Drug Company, NJ, USA. He was the president elect of Essex County Pharmaceutical Society of NJ which no other Indian occupied till now.

He returned from USA to India in 1988-89 and promoted this company in 1989. Since then, he been successfully managing the company as Managing Director providing the right direction and leadership in developing technologies, upgrading the facilities, development of export markets etc.

C. Shekar Reddy,
Past President - CREDAI (National)
Chairman-CII-Indian Green Building Council ,Hyderabad

Mr. C. Shekar Reddy, Past President, CREDAI - National, is a visionary who perceives a better infrastructural environment for the country. He has been instrumental in raising the reputation and strengthening the stature of Builders fraternity in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana.

With over two decades of experience in the industry Mr. Reddy constantly works towards sector reforms, environmental issues, social responsibility initiatives and customer issues to bring about a change and accomplish his vision of a better India.

Dr Ravi Kumar Vemuru,
CEO & President - AP NRT.

Dr Ravikumar Vemuru, CEO of APNRT and a gastro enterologist from US. He is alumni of Guntur medical college. Mr. Ravi is serving as advisor to the government of Andhra Pradesh regarding Non resident telugu affairs & Investments.

He is the helping the government in introducing initiatives to assimilate Telugus living abroad. Mr. Ravi encourages telugu diaspora living abroad to take an active role in comprehensive multi-dimensional development of our villages through our Smart Villages and wards programme. He is responsible for creating a seamless transparent platform to encourage investments in to Andhra Pradesh and to create multiple employment opportunities in the sun rise state of Andhra Pradesh.

Mr. Madan Mohan Reddy,
Whole time Director - Aurobindo Pharma

Mr. Reddy has a Master’s Degree in Science (Organic Chemistry) and held managerial positions in leading Pharma Companies.

Mr. Reddy began his professional career with Standard Organics Ltd in 1984 and has been with Aurobindo Pharma since 1997. In his current position as a Whole Time Director and Board Member, Mr. Reddy works on the Formulation Division – Operations.

Prior to joining Aurobindo, Mr. Reddy spent three years at Ranit Pharma where he worked as Managing Director taking the business to its new heights.

Sateesh Andra,
Managing Director, Endiya Partners

As the Managing Director at Endiya Partners, Sateesh serves on several boards including AlphaICs, Kissht and Darwinbox. Some of his past investments include Seclore, Little Eye Labs (Facebook) and Cleartrip. Most recently, he was Partner at Ventureast and DFJ.

Prior to DFJ, Sateesh was Founder/CEO of Euclid, a Silicon Valley start-up. He has also served in product marketing and engineering leadership roles at Billion Dollar Semiconductor Companies like LSI Logic, and VLSI Technology Inc.

Sateesh holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering.

Mr. Suresh Chitturi,
Vice Chairman - Srinivasa Hatcheries.

Vice Chairman - International egg commission, UK.

He Served as Chairman - CII for AP Chapter in 2014-2016.

Suresh Chitturi is holding the position of Vice Chairman and Managing Director for Srinivasa Hatcheries.

Mr. Suresh is also serving as Independent Director for Amara Raja electronics for the past 3 years.

Ms. Vanitha Datla,
Vice Chairperson - ELICO

She served as Chair person, CII Telangana chapter for the years 2015, 2016.

Vanitha Datla is the Vice Chairperson of ELICO Ltd, a 57-year-old company that is a pioneer in the Analytical Instruments Industry, “ Innovating to connect Science with Lab” and Managing Director Elico Healthcare Services Ltd, a service provider to the Health-care Industry in countries like USA, UK, Middle East etc.

The Past two decades has seen her acquiring experience across diverse sectors such as Financial services, Insurance services, Cement, Power etc, with stints in the USA and India.

RVS Rudraraju,
Chairman – RHI Clasil Pvt Ltd

Vice-Chairman of CII Andhra Pradesh.

Mr RVS Rudraraju is a B.E., Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University, after completion of his graduation he moved to USA for work and after gaining experience started a company and later sold it and moved back to India.

Upon his return to India he started a Refractory Manufacturing Unit in Visakhapatnam called Clasil Refractories in 2006. It is now the world leader in refractory’s with a turnover of 2 billion Euros with export to 70 countries.

Mr. G.Sambasiva Rao,
MD - Sravan shipping services Ltd.

Now he is also working as President - AP Chambers of commerce and Industry.

Started his career as line in-charge in TOKO engineering Company in 1982. Later he worked with Gordon woodroofe and Binny limited for almost 17 years. After gaining 34 years of valuable experience in shipping industry, he established Sravan Shipping services at visakhapatnam in 1998 with just Rs.5 lacs capital.

Now it is renowned logistics, warehousing and allied shipping services provider in the country with Rs.100 crores plus turnover.