B.V.R. Mohan Reddy is a visionary who has placed India on the global map for leading-edge Engineering, Research and Development (ER&D) services, by establishing Cyient (formerly Infotech Enterprises) in 1991. Cyient contributed cumulative exports in excess of US $2 billion to fortune 100 customers like Airbus, Boeing, Pratt & Whitney, Philips, Caterpillar, etc., and created direct employment to nearly 14,000 engineering professionals with operations in more than 48 global locations in 21 countries. Cyient won several awards including National Award for Excellence in orporate Governance by Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Golden Peacock Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance from the Institute of Directors, Times Network Award for Strategy 2017 in recognition of its role in 'shaping the industry, creating unique positioning, and altering the basis of competition', and Leaders in Corporate Innovation Award of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC). Cyient is recognized as one of India’s Most Innovative Organizations by CII Industrial Innovation Awards 2017.
Mohan Reddy holds postgraduate degrees from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. He also received Honorary Doctorates from the JNTU-Hyderabad and JNTU-Kakinada, Honorary degree of Doctor of Science from the Andhra University, and Doctor of Science Honoris Causa from KL University
Mohan Reddy has served as Chairman of NASSCOM (National Association of Software & Service Companies) for 2015-2016, and has been a member of the Executive Council since 2003. At NASSCOM, Mohan Reddy laid the foundation of NASSCOM’s engineering services council (ER&D Forum) through a range of initiatives, including instituting industry research on ER&D services. Mohan Reddy has also served as the Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Southern Region (2008-2009). Mohan Reddy is a Founding Director of T-Hub, the largest incubation centre in India for start-ups by Government of Telangana. Mohan Reddy has immense passion towards promoting education in India. Towards this, Mohan Reddy serves as Member on the Board of NIIT University, and Member of Executive Council of JNTU, Kakinada. The Honorable President of India, in his capacity as the Visitor of IIT-Hyderabad, has re-nominated Mohan Reddy as the Chairman of the Board of Governors, IIT-Hyderabad for 2015-18. Mohan Reddy is also director on the Board of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), and Member of Court of Governors of Administrative Staff College of India. Mohan Reddy is also director on the boards of Coromandel International Limited and Apollo Hospitals & Enterprises Ltd. Mohan Reddy has been appointed as Honorary Consul of Federal Republic of Germany for states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
Mohan Reddy’s dedicated commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has made an incredible mark on the lives of many individuals and is an acknowledged contributor to community, state and nation. Through its “Adopt-a-School” initiative, Cyient touches the lives of over 15,000 underprivileged children. To promote digital education and inclusive growth, Cyient Foundation launched a Digital Library at the Akshara Vidyalaya School in Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh. Launched 56 Cyient Digital Centers (CDC) across Serilingampally Mandal Government Schools in Ranga Reddy District of Telangana as part of CSR initiative to empower 25,000 plus children and 50,000 plus community members. Mohan Reddy is a Member of Board of Trustees of LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers CIE division conferred the distinguished Leadership Award on Mohan Reddy in 2011. Mohan Reddy was conferred the Distinguished Alumnus Award by Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Mohan Reddy was conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by Hyderabad Management Association in 2016. Shared Services Forum felicitated Mohan Reddy as ‘Pioneering Business Leader’ in Global India ‘for Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Leading Global IT Enabled Services Mission in India, delivering Value and Impact to Business, Industry & Society. Mohan Reddy has received the Padma Shri Award from the Honb’le President of India, for his contribution to Trade and Industry