Gunupati Venkata Krishna Reddy, also referred to as GVK Reddy, is the founder, chairman and managing director of GVK, a Hyderabad-based infrastructure conglomerate that has involvements in energy, resources, airports, transportation, hospitality and lifesciences. His company set up India’s first independent power plant in Andhra Pradesh, in 1997.
GVK is an Indian conglomerate spanning across diverse sectors including Energy, Resources, Airports, Transportation, Hospitality and Life Sciences. Having already invested over Rs.24,000 crore (US$4.3 billion), GVK has projects in pipeline worth over another Rs.36,000 crore (US$6.6 billion) in India.
A pioneer, GVK set up India’s first independent power plant, first six-lane road project and the first brownfield airport under the Public Private Partnership model.