Manni Kantipudi is the Chief Executive Officer of GVK Biosciences and Inogent Laboratories since 2010. Manni was the President of GVK Biosciences from 2007 to 2010. Manni returned to India after spending 20+ years in the US. Before joining GVK Biosciences, Manni spent 16 years with Intel Corporation in various leadership positions in the US and Asia. Manni was responsible for setting up Intel’s R&D centre in India and headed up Intel India from 2000-2003. Manni was the CIO (Chief Information Officer) of Intel for Greater Asia from 2003-2004 and supported all Intel IT requirements for over 25,000 employees in Asia. Manni was Director of Software for Intel’s Wi-Fi Centrino product line from 2004-2007 where he brought to market successful products with innovative technology. Manni has a master’s degree in Computer Science from Arizona State Univ., USA and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from University of Bombay, Mumbai.