About APIS

About Us


Our Vision

To create a world class technology start-up ecosystem by fostering entrepreneurship and a culture of innovation which contributes to increased knowledge, wealth and employment in our society.

AP Innovation Society

ITE&C Department is the nodal department for supporting the development of startup innovation ecosystem in the state of Andhra Pradesh. AP Innovation Society is the dedicated agency within ITE&C department which has a dedicated team of 18 staff and a CEO exclusively overseeing the implementation of the Innovation and Startup Policy.

CEO,Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society is nodal officer for implementation of startup and innovation policy.

For more information contact : +91 9121219629.

The following are the Executive Council and General Councils:

Executive Council :

    1. Chairman: Principal Secretary, ITE&C.
      Member Convener: CEO, AP Innovation Society.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
  • Governing Council :

    1. Chairman: Hon'ble Chief Minister of AP.
      Vice Chairman: The Minister for ITE&C.
      Member: Advisor (e-Governance, Electronics & IT).
      Member: The Chief Secretary, Govt.of A.P.
      Member: The Spl.CS/Principal / Secretary, Planning.
      Member: The Spl.CS/Principal / Secretary, Finance.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Co-opted.
      Member: Principal Secretary/Secretary (Industries).
      Member: Chairman & Managing Director, Net India Group.
      Member Convener: Principal / Secretary, ITE&C Department.
  • Team



    Chairman & Principal Secretary ITE&C Department

    Executive Council

    Sri. N.Bala Subramanyam, IPS

    CEO, e-Pragati, GOVT OF A.P

    Sri. B.Sundar, IFS

    Director, ESD eseva ,GOVT OF ANDHRA PRADESH

    Sri. V. Premchand, IDES

    MD, APTS

    Sri. K. Sambasivarao


    Sri. R.S. Winny Patro

    Chief Executive officer
    AP Innovation Society

    APIS Core Team
    S.No Name Designation Domain Of Operation Phone Number linkedin profile
    1 K.Yedhukondalu Senior Manager 30Years industry experience in entrepreneur development and EDP training, mentoring startups, product & Technology advisory. 9121219612
    2 K.P Siddhartha Senior Manager 7 Years experience in startup facilitation,incubation activities ,funding coordinations ,liaison with strategic partners . 9121219614 https://www.linkedin.com/in/pranay-s-kolikipudi-25b3b519/
    3 M.Geethasree Manager 13 years experience in capacity building ,campus interface, acceleration centers operations. 9121219615
    4 K.Venkateswarlu Manager 8 Years experience in startup marketing ,branding,liaison with government departments ,product demos. 9121219626 https://www.linkedin.com/in/kesineni-venkateswarlu-775b54155/
    5 A. Nagaraju Manager 6 years experience in IT/Incubation & IT Infrastructure. 9121219616 https://www.linkedin.com/in/nagarajuandavarapu/
    6 R P.Teja Manager 4 years experience in Marketeing and Operations with Corporate & Multinational Organizations 9121219618 https://www.linkedin.com/in/tejarp
    7 B.S Anil Kumar Manager 10 years experience in Governance,Regional incharge- ATL & AIC division. 9121219622
    8 U.Suryanarana Manager 3 years experience in Regional incharge- ATL & AIC division,Incubation. -

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