Ravichandar is Chairman & MD, Feedback Consulting. His work focus is on guiding the firm for sustained growth through identification of new business opportunities and increasing value to clients. Ravichandar has personally mentored many startup firms across technology and traditional sectors. He has spoken at multiple industry and academic forums.
Ravichandar was a key member of the Bangalore Agenda Task Force (BATF) during 2000-04. Ravichandar along with three others was involved in making the case for the USD 12 billion Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JN-NURM). Since 2006 he has been evangelizing the idea of City Connect (now in 5 cities) involving business, civil society and government. He is part of the 3 member Expert Committee to restructure the Bangalore City Corporation. He is the Co-Chair of the Karnataka Tourism Vision Group and is Honorary Consul, Republic of Slovenia for Bangalore.
Ravichandar is part of multiple social and cultural initiatives – Bangalore International Centre; Education for the underprivileged through Vidya Poshak, Samhita Academy, Akshara Foundation; Bangalore Literature Festival, Takshashila Institution, etc.
Ravichandar has a Mechanical Engineering degree from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad with over 35 years industry experience.
|Personal Interview||Princeton University – Innovation for Successful Societies Interview: V Ravichandar|
|Articles written by Ravichandar||Ravichandar’s DNA India Articles|
|Videos featuring Ravichandar||V. Ravichandar at TEDxBangaloreChange : Co-Creating Cities|
|Some press quotes by Ravichandar||Pedestrian to be king on upgraded CBD roads|