Mahadesha V, Scientist ‘F’, STPI -Bengaluru has 18+ years rich experience in supporting IT industry, Government and Start-ups. Has been working on new initiatives, CoEs and projects of STPI. He has been managing STPI start-up incubator operations in Karnataka nurturing innovative start-ups and has played a seminal role in setting up STPI SMART Lab enabling ESDM sector to test their semiconductor chips locally. Has managed to implement more than 15 e-Governance projects in Karnataka on different domains. Nodal Officer for implementation of IBPS Scheme, which aims to generate jobs in Tier-2/3 towns in Karnataka State under Digital India Programme of Govt of India.

Also supporting New Age incubation Network as a member of Steering Committee of Govt of Karnataka and other Technical Committees of State Government.

He holds Bachelor Degree in E&C, PGD in VLSI Design and MBA in IT and Systems.