Age: 56 Years
|Famous For||Being the Vice Chairman of GVK|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 196 cm
in meters- 1.96 m
in feet & inches- 6’ 5”
|Weight||in kilograms- 90 kg
in pounds- 198 lbs
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• 2021: G V Sanjay Reddy has been conferred with the Best Industrial Engineering Alumni award by Purdue University.
• 2016: G V Sanjay Reddy delivered the keynote speech at the Commencement ceremonies at Purdue University.
• 2015: G V Sanjay Reddy was the keynote speaker for the Commencement ceremonies at the University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business.
• 2015: G V Sanjay Reddy was felicitated with the Game Changer Award – for his Tremendous contribution in the fields of travel, tourism and hospitality, at the India Travel Awards held in Vizag.
• 2015: G V Sanjay Reddy was felicitated by the CNBC Awaaz channel for creating the iconic Terminal 2 at Mumbai International Airport.
• 2014: G V Sanjay Reddy was honoured with the Conde Nast India Traveller Excellence Award for shining the World’s spotlight on India through the brilliance of Terminal 2 at Mumbai International Airport.
• 2014: His deeply entrenched passion for Art fuelled his redesign and visionary makeover of Terminal 2 at Mumbai International Airport, winning him the Forbes India Art Award.
• 2010: In recognition of his extensive career accomplishments, G V Sanjay Reddy was declared the “Emerging Business Leader of the Year” at the AIMA Managing India Awards.
• 2009: G V Sanjay Reddy received The India Leadership Conclave Business Achiever – Infrastructure Company of the Year award.
• 2007: G V Sanjay Reddy was one of the 25 Indians chosen as Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, Geneva.
|Date of Birth||18 November 1964 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as of 2021)||56 Years|
|College/University||• Purdue University
• University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
|Educational Qualification(s)||• Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering
|Relationships & More|
|Wife/Spouse||Aparna aka “Pinky” Reddy|
|Children||Son- GV Keshav Reddy married to Veena Reddy
Daughter- Mallika Reddy Indukuri married to Sidharth Reddy Indukuri
|Parents||Father- Dr GV Krishna Reddy
Mother- Mrs Indira Reddy
Some Lesser Known Facts About G V Sanjay Reddy
- G V Sanjay Reddy is the Vice Chairman of GVK, and he has worked in various sectors like energy, airports, transportation, hospitality, life sciences, and realty.
- He has mainly worked in making GVK one of the topmost Indian airport operator with the development of Mumbai International Airport (2006-2021) and Bengaluru International Airport (2009–2017).
- In 2001, he founded a global Contract Research and Development Organization (CRDO) “GVK Biosciences” which is now known as AragenLife Sciences. His company has more than 2500 highly qualified scientists along with rigorous processes, scalable practices, modern facilities, and a strong customer-centric partnering approach which makes it one of the leading CRDO in India.
- In 2016, he started a leading Informatics Solutions company ‘Excelra Knowledge Solutions Pvt. Ltd.’ which helps in providing intelligent data and analytics solutions to customers globally through an extensive scientific knowledge base, technology, and relevant domain expertise.
- By leveraging a state-of-the-art AI/ML-powered discovery engine along with expertise in pharmacology/ medicinal chemistry, and advanced technology solutions, his company has accelerated drug development. The cloud strategy of his company has involved governance, visualisation & integrated workflows with a focus on data & process optimisation.
- His company ‘Excelra’ has provided its services in various biopharma companies and has served more than 90 customers which includes the top 15 pharma companies in India.
- Apart from this, he has been assisting in the smooth functioning of the world’s largest PPP model emergency ambulance service ‘GVK EMRI 108 service’ which is operating in 15 states and 2 Union Territories with more than 50,000 employees who have served more than 850 million people and saved lakhs of lives throughout the nation.
- He loves participating in marathons, playing golf, doing adventure sports, and collecting art pieces.
- He started his career as a marathon runner in August 2015 by taking part in eight Half Marathons across the country and one in Geneva in 2016. He then completed six major World Marathons in various cities like Berlin, London, New York, Boston, Tokyo, and Chicago.
- On 24 September 2017, he ran his first full marathon in Berlin followed by marathons in London on 22 April 2018, New York on 4 November 2018, and Boston on 14 April 2019.
- He is currently working as the Purdue-India Executive Council, and he is a member of the Advisory Board of the Ross Business School, The University of Michigan.
- He has also worked as the Chairman of the Southern Region Council and Chairman of Infrastructure Council of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
- He is an active member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO) the Chief Executives Organization (CEO).
- G V Sanjay Reddy is on the Board of the Jagdish and Kamala Mittal Museum of Indian Art.