An inspiring Professor in Management popularly known as MKS, Prof. Sridhar is a Teacher, Researcher, Institution Builder and a Mentor to thousands of students. He has teaching and research experience of over forty years. He has served as Professor, Dean & Director of Department of Management Studies at Bangalore University. He was Member Secretary and Executive Director of Karnataka Knowledge Commission from 2009 to 2013. He was a Member of the Committee for drafting the National Education Policy, and Member of All India Board of Management Studies, AICTE. He is presently the member of UGC, New Delhi and Executive Council of Central University of Kerala. He was conferred with “Karnataka Rajyothsava Award” by the Government of Karnataka and “General President Gold Medal” by Indian Science Congress Association.