Founder Chairman - Padma Bhushan Dr. B.V. Raju
Founder of Sri Vishnu Educational Society
Dr.B.V.Raju a septuagenarian came from a humble agricultural family of Kumudavalli village near Bhimavaram, W.G.Dist of Andhra Pradesh. He was a Chemical Engineer from Benaras Hindu University and a Management Graduate from Harvard University, U.S.A.
He started his career as a low-grade worker in the cement industry and rose to the level of Chairman and Managing Director of Cement Corporation of India, a Govt. of India Undertaking.
He contributed for the industrialisation in India by setting up major cement factories at Mandar, Akhaltara and Neemuch in Madhya Pradesh , at Adilabad, Tandur, and Cuddapah in Andhra Pradesh, at Rajban in Himachal Pradesh, at Bukajam in Assam and at Kurukunta in Karnataka. He was also an advisor to State Government of Tamilnadu, Kerala, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal etc to set up Industries.
He is a doyen of the Cement Industry and was an industrial adviser to several countries like Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Nepal, Bhutan etc.
After retirement, he promoted several industries in A.P like Raasi Cement, Vishnu Cement, Raasi Refractories, Raasi Ceramics, Telangana Paper Mills, Raasi Software, Raasi Finance & Investment Limited etc. In due Recognition of his contribution for the industrial sector in India, he was awarded with "PADMASHRI" in 1977 and "PADMABHUSHAN" in 2001 by the Govt. of India., and was awarded "DOCTORATE" by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. Both the B.V.Raju Foundation and Sri Vishnu Educational Society are the culmination of his vision, inspiration, conscious effort and wealth to help the society particularly the underprivileged people.
Chairman - Sri. K. V. Vishnu Raju
Chairman - Sri Vishnu Educational Society
Sri K.V. Vishnu Raju was born on 31st January 1964. He did his schooling from St. Xaviers High School, New Delhi.
He is a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from REC Tiruchirapalli and M.S (Chemical Engineering) from Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, USA.
He joined as a chemical engineer in M/s. E.I. Dupont De Nemours Wilmington, Delware, USA (Research and Development in Polymers, Ceramics & Adhesives)
He was the Managing Director at Rasi cement limited.
Apart from being chairman of the society he is the managing director for M/s Anjani Portland Cement limited.
His aim is to fulfill the dreams of founder chairman Late Padmabhushan Dr. B.V. Raju by following his path of serving the poor & needy and promote disseminate knowledge and serve the society.
Vice Chairman - Sri Ravichandran Rajagopal
Vice Chairman - Sri Vishnu Educational Society
Sri.Ravichandran Rajagopal, Vice Chairman of Sri Vishnu Educational Society, is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, and a postgraduate in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.
Ravichandran started his professional career with the Swiss multinational company Novartis, India where he served in various capacities including Business Development, New Product and Application development, and Vendor Development.
Joint Secretary - Sri K. Aditya Vissam
Joint Secretary - Sri Vishnu Educational Society
Aditya Vissam comes with a global exposure. Having done his Industrial Engineering at Pennsylvania State University, USA his understanding of engineering education in large universities, use of digital content, technology and pedagogy are some of the best practices he brings to the table. He has a rich work experience at Office Depot as Supply Chain Manager before he returned to India to take on responsibilities in the family business with interests in manufacturing, retail and education.
Director - Dr. D.BasavaRaju
Dr. D. Basava Raju is the Director of Pharmacy Colleges, Sri Vishnu Educational Society. He has Post Graduated from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam in the year 1979 with specialization in Pharmaceutical And Fermentation Technology and got Ph.D. in the year 1990 from BITS, Pilani for the thesis, Studies on Liquid Membrane phenomenon in Biological Action?.
He has vast teaching experience of 31 years in various colleges. His articles published in 12 International journals and in 10 national journals.
Principal - Dr. K.Prasad
Dr.K.Prasad the Principal of Vishnu college of Pharmacy,Bhimavaram. He has Post Graduated from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam in the year 1980 with specialization in Pharmacology, and got Ph.D. in the year 2005 from Andhra University. He completed M.Pharm and B.Pharm also in Andhra University. His Publications are 19 Presentations are 24.
He has vast teaching experience of 28 years in various colleges. His articles published in 12 International journals and in 10 national journals.