Shri Nadupalli Sridhar is the Chairman and Managing Director of Sankhya Infotech Limited since December 1, 2005. He was Chairman at Sankhya Infotech Ltd. since September 2010 and has served as a Whole-Time Director since July 21,1997.. He was associated with Comptex Management Consultants, Hyderabad. He was the first person outside the US and Europe to be elected to the prestigious defence body called Global Offsets and Counter Trade Association in 2006 and since then he is a member of this prestigious world body. Shri Sridhar has been advising governments and industries on offsets. He particularly worked with Govts. of Malaysia, Israel and Turkey on offsets. Shri Sridhar was closely involved in the drafting of the recommendations of the Banking of Offsets clause for the Government of India and participated in several Government of India review meetings on offsets. He has extensively studied the operations, logistics and air safety management aspects of the civil aviation industry using Operational Research and Linear Programming Methodologies. Mr. Sridhar has authored several technical papers and continues to inspire the Research and Development activity of Sankhya Infotech. He has created concepts, assisted in design and development of the world’s first ever CBT’s on the net. He has a patent registered in his name for the Software product called “SIMS©”. He also heads a Core Group of R & D team developing innovative products and giving technical strategies for the development teams in project handling. He is a Post Graduate in Computer Science and has published several research papers and articles in both Indian and International journals. Shri Sridhar has received several encomia notable amongst them are: 1. State Bank of India’s young entrepreneur exporter award in 1992, 2. Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year award in 2001 3. Asia Pacific Deloitte’s Fastest growing enterprise award in 2007 and, 4. DELL Computer’s best SME award in 2009.