Individual Members

Ashok Atluri

Chairman and Managing Director, Zen Technologies Limited
Mr Ashok Atluri has done his B.Com from Badruka College. He is a PG Diploma holder in Applied Computer Science from CMC Ltd. He has attended various executive programs in Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, and London Business School. He has served as the head of MSME Defence Committee in FICCI and CII. He is also a recipient of the "Small Scale Entrepreneur of the Year" award from Hyderabad Management Association in 1998. He is a member of Young President’s Organization since 2006 and was the YPO Hyderabad Chapter Chair for 2013-14. He has been a panel speaker on CII, FICCI, Indian School of Business, etc sponsored defence and investment conferences.  Mr Ashok Atluri is a member of Indian Angel Network and actively invests and mentors startups. He co-founded Zen Technologies in the year 1993. The company was subsequently listed on Bombay Stock Exchange in 2004 and currently has a market cap of about Rs 400 Crores. Zen has been designing, developing and manufacturing high-end training simulators for the past two decades. Almost 100% of the technology used in the land simulators has been developed in-house and the company has applied for more than 55 patents to capture the IP so generated. Mr Ashok Atluri firmly believes that we need much more than Make in India – he advocates Design, Develop and Make in India to capture maximum value from products and services.