In the presence of GITAM Society Governing Body Members, M. Sribharat has taken charge of the President position for GITAM group of educational institutions. Dr. MVVS Murthi, founder of GITAM is actually his paternal grandfather. Due to the sudden demise of Dr. MVVS Murthi, Gitam board members met and elected Sribharat as the new Head. Offering various professional and distance learning courses, GITAM Deemed to be University in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka, is controlled by GITAM Society.
His educational background is pretty high profile holds as he an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette. He also holds a joint degree MBA/MA Education from Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA USA. He set up a 3.5MW solar power plant on his return to delve into Solar Power generation and diversified Hydro energy and Chemical Waste treatment after that. He is a staunch supporter of renewable energy, sustainable growth and waste management solutions and trying to do his bit as much as possible.
Before taking up the responsibility on Monday, he served as Board Member of TiE, Amaravati and Board member and Learning Chair of EO Andhra Pradesh. He is a man with multiple facets as HE is an active member of Hyderabad Angels & Andhra Angels. He is also an investor and advisor for select group of promising startups.