Srinivasan Ramanathan

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Military Aviation
  • War Studies
  • Administration
  • Light and Photography
  • Works of Art
  • Design and Composition


Srinivasan has been assigned the role of Manager, Operations at Azim Premji University’s Bhopal Campus.

He is an alumnus of Jiwaji University, Gwalior, and joined Air Force Academy (AFA) in 1994. After his commissioning, he had a long stint in the Indian Air Force (IAF) and served in various capacities across the country. 

His areas of expertise include operations, administration, and security. He held several important appointments and served at all levels of the organisation. 

He was in the editorial team of a few service magazines and formulated policies on security and Human Resources at the very early stages of his service career. 

His profile includes several courses on leadership, installation security, and air defense operations. He has a keen interest in visual arts and music and has formal training in these fields. 

He retired from IAF in April 2019 and driven by his passion for philanthropy and academics, he joined the Azim Premji Foundation in March 2022