Sridhar is the founder and CEO of the Shankar Mahadevan Academy, an online music school of Indian music, with over 2,300 students in 47 countries. He is a founding trustee of Meghshala, a program in India that empowers teachers with an imaginative curriculum. Sridhar is a serial entrepreneur with more than 21 years of experience in software and wireless technology. His first venture, Online Anywhere, was sold to Yahoo! Inc., delivering a 40-fold return for investors. He contributed in key roles at Yahoo!, first as VP of Yahoo!’s mobile data business where he ran worldwide P & L, and later, as COO of Yahoo!’s Bangalore software development center. Sridhar has an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley.