Murali Bukkapatnam

Murali Bukkapatnam is the Founder and Chairman of Volksy Technologies, a venture development firm, a builder startup studio, nurchuring and mentoring many subsidiaries like prowidor, houzkare, gdhworkforce.
At Volksy Technologies he provides executive leadership focusing on growth strategy, finances, risk management and compliance.
He is deeply passionate about mentoring entrepreneurs and ensuring their success. He enjoys teaching business plan development at IIT Hyderabad and at various business schools. He is also an avid golfer and a sports enthusiast, extensive traveller and connoisseur of food and wine. He loves reading books, especially books on autobiographies, personal development & Vedanta.

CURRENTLY LEADING

  • Volksy Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (as Chairman)- A builder startup studio, focusing on creating and developing a company, mostly from internal ideas
  • TheSkillingCompany.com
    “We walk together, we move together, we think together, we resolve together and together we take this country forward”
    Building a movement to create 1,00,000 Workforce in India by 2020
  • Houzkare.com - Platform for Home services companies and micro entrepreneurs in the service industries.
  • Prowidor.com - Platform for B2B, Small and Medium facility management companies.
  • Hem Projects Private Limited - Real Estate, targeting Middle Income Groups and Consultancy
VOLUNTEERING
  • TiE Global (Trustee) - Organisation that has enabled more than 50 billion USD by fostering entrepreneurship globally with 2,500+ experienced entrepreneurs and business executives as Charter Members; 8,500 aspiring entrepreneurs and professionals as members in 61 chapters across 18 countries
  • ASTP (Vice President) - India’s largest association of Skill providers, enabling USD 100 billion market opportunity
INVESTOR/ BOARD MEMBER
  • Identis Tech Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  • RFID Manufacturing, giving solutions & Services
  • GIBSS - Provides geothermal, hot water cogeneration and lighting technologies that help buildings reduce operational costs by 60-80%.
  • Spareshub.com - Aims to solve the problem of spare parts availability in India especially in the non-metro and smaller cities
  • Rockwell International School - focus on a curriculum that balances academics, co-curricular activities, and personality development with a view to enable each child to become a global citizen.
  • Explara.com - One-stop Event Platform offering pre-event (Ticketing, Registration), event-day (Mobile App, Entry Check-in) and post-event (Membership, Survey) solution for Events, Conferences, Exhibitions and Groups/Associations.
  • IndianMoney.com - Provides FREE financial advice / education to ensure that people are not misguided while buying any kind of financial products
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
  • Hyderabad Angels (as Founder, Member & Ex-Board & Steering committee) - Second largest Angel community in the country