Dr. Sandhya Pentareddy

Dr. Sandhya Pentareddy

Executive Director

Dr. Sandhya has given more than 27 years to product development, engineering management and higher education administration at USA and India.

Having started her career as a software engineer, she directed large scale product development. She was instrumental in growing certain start-ups and subsidiaries of multi-national companies in USA & India. She is best known for building high performance teams and effective products. She worked for organizations well known for their excellence including Intuit, WalMart, Yodlee Inc., IBM and VIT.

She has been associated with VIT since 1986 as a student, teacher and administrator. She headed the computer applications department of VIT, when it was known as Vellore Engineering College making improvements to admissions process, pedagogy and assessment. She had served as a special officer and advisor. She was instrumental in establishing the VIT-AP University. She currently devotes her time to the international relations, strategic and operational leadership at VIT.

She has also contributed to research in business management through her work on complexity of leadership and other publications.

She firmly believes in compassion, continuous improvement, taking pride in one’s work and making learning a joy.

Dr. Sandhya Pentareddy
Executive Director
Vellore Institute of Technology
Tel :91 416 220-5500
Email :sandhya.office@vit.ac.in