B V Naidu    
B V Naidu
Chairman and CEO
Sagitaur Ventures India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr B V Naidu, the promoter of M/s Sagitaur Ventures India Pvt Ltd., is very proactive in the industry. Mr. Naidu is the former Director Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) Bangalore/Hyderabad, Govt. of India. He has been at the fore front of building Karnataka / Bangalore IT as a global brand. A seminal role was played by him in the growth of IT Industry in India which facilitated the growth of the software exports from less than $5 million with 13 companies to $11.0 billion from more than 1800 companies in Bangalore by 2007. He has contributed extensively in all major initiatives across the country.

Mr. Naidu is the Vice Chairman of the “Karnataka ICT Group” which was set-up by the Chief Minister to strategize the road map for establishing the undisputed leadership of Karnataka in ICT by 2020. The KIG2020 report was released by Chief Minister of Karnataka on January 8th 2013. He was Chairman of the Sub-committee that wrote the recommendations for ESDM at National level, which led to the New Electronics Policy that was announced in 2011.

Mr. Naidu is also a founding trustee of the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-Bangalore). He was on Karnataka Chief Minister’s Task Force on IT in 2000. He is a former Director of Karnataka IT fund. He is also a former Chairman of India Semiconductor Association (ISA) and founding Trustee of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneur)

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