M N Vidyashankar    
M N Vidyashankar
India Electronics & Semiconductor Association
President - IESA

M.N.Vidyashankar most recently served as the Principal Secretary to the Government of Karnataka and brings over 30 years of rich experience in management and administration of various government offices, autonomous bodies, boards and corporations.

Vidyashankar joined the IAS in 1982 and served various government departments at the state and central level before moving on to hold the position of the Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Department of e-Governance, Government of Karnataka. He was also the CEO of the Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board and has served as the Chief Electoral Officer at Bangalore.

Vidyashankar holds an M.A in Economics and an M.Phil. from the Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. He is also a post graduate in business administration from Harvard University, USA. He has also received a lot of national and international recognition for his efforts in promoting technology and technology based solutions that transformed human lives and societies.

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