Sridhar Pinnapureddy
Founder and CEO
CtrlS Datacenters

Mr. Sridhar Pinnapureddy is a First Generation Entrepreneur, innovator and Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of CtrlS Datacenters Ltd.

He is considered as a visionary leader in the Indian Datacenter Industry and is credited with launching Asia’s largest Tier-4 Datacenter and has orchestrated 200 innovations over the last decade.

Sridhar has been recognized for his contribution to the Industry and has been a recipient of several prestigious awards including E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year.

Today, he steers the Group with over 1,800 employees. CtrlS the flagship company operates five datacenters in India. The group has presence in 20 countries spread across Americas, Europe, Middle East Africa, South East Asia and APAC and plans to establish its footprint in 40 countries by 2020.

Honour & Awards
E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year (Finalist)
Visionary Leader of the Indian Industry
TV5 Business Leader Award
Best Entrepreneur of the Year (ATA)
CEO of the year Award (World Quality Congress)
Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani by Global Economic Council (GEC)
SI Entrepreneur of the Year Award
The Outstanding Entrepreneur of the year for APAC (APEA)
Karamveer Puraskar (ICONGO)

ISP-in-a-Box (Alladdin)
200 Innovation in Datacenter, Cloud Services
Designed World’s 1st Tier-4 Public Cloud, Community Cloud (Banking, Manufacturing)