Managing Team

Dr. Rahul A. Shastri – President

  • Gold Medalist in MA (OU), standing first in the Faculty of Social Sciences, awardee of Nawab Ali Yavar Jung Gold Medal, and Machenzie Book Prize.
  • Ph. D (OU) – Contribution of Michal Kalecki to Economic Theory: Focus on Income Distribution.
  • Published 27 research papers and articles in various journal and books including EPW, Asian Economic review, The Indian Economy Review.
  • Published two books: Microeconomic Theory (University Press, 2000) and Andhra Pradesh Economy (with Prof. S. Kishan Rao).
  • Joint Director, National Akademi of Development.
  • Director, Research Center for International Business, CVR College of Engineering.
  • Faculty, Department of Economics, OU.
  • Guest Faculty, SMS, Hyderabad Central University.


Raghuram Vemaraju – Vice President

Raghuram Vemaraju holds a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Wayne State University . He has over two decades of corporate experience and heads the Asia operations of a leading automotive manufacturing company. He volunteers his time in running youth personality development workshops and education of students.

RamaKrishna Ponnapalli

Ramakrishna Ponnapalli is an IT professional and the Treasurer of Samvit Kendra . He is an alumni of BITS Pilani.  He volunteers his time in training youth in skill development.


Sri Ayush Nadimpalli – General Secretary

“The true assets of a country is the youth charged with innovative ideas and strong character.” – Ayush Nadimpalli.

Ayush Nadimpalli has over 25 years of experience in the technology sector and currently holds responsibility as CEO of Adroitec Engineering Solutions Pvt Ltd. He holds an engineering degree and a post-diploma in management studies.

He volunteers his free time to mentor youth and institutions on important national issues.  A regular writer on issues of national interest , he is also a speaker on many campuses. He has also been a regular panel speaker at Nehru Yuva Kendra speaking on topics like Nation Building, Character building, and National Integration.


Captain Bal Reddy -Joint Secretary

Wg Cdr Bal Reddy ( retd ) served in the Air Force and is a Kargil war veteran. He currently works in a major airline and volunteers as Joint Secretary.

Executive Members

Sri Vidyadhara Buddhiraju 

Smt. Aradhana Shakhai