Venkat Sriraman

An engineering graduate from BITS Pilani (Class of ’95), Venkat has held various engineering and management positions in the field of software engineering in companies like Aditi, Citigroup, Honeywell, Microsoft and Dell. Venkat is a passionate technologist who is excited about applying technology to solve chronic social challenges of India, and eVidyaloka is a dream to be realized in that direction, in the form of a social enterprise. As a co-founder and executive director of eVidyaloka in 2011, has given shape to the idea of eVidyaloka, which today has its presence in 237 villages, 10 states, across India. In the process of touching the lives of over 19000+ children and the families of rural India, Venkat has also embarked in this journey by empowering thousands of people – men and woman, India and abroad, to participate in this nation building exercise as volunteer teachers.