Venkateswaran Srinivasan, an exceptional individual whose brilliance and dedication left an indelible mark on the realms of education and technology, departed from us in Chennai on the 24th of November 2023. An esteemed alumnus of IIT Kanpur's Electrical Engineering Department (Class of 1990), Mr. Srinivasan's illustrious career spanned diverse fields. His tenure as a Physics Faculty at Rani Institute of Scholastic Education in Chennai showcased his expertise in derivatives, indices, and options trading, a testament to his wealth of experience as a self-employed professional since August 2019. His integrity was evident during his tenure as a Specialist at Amazon's Development Center, where his commitment to a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) highlighted his unwavering dedication. Beyond academia, his contributions to platforms like Tutor.com, where he engaged in online tutoring in Mathematics and Physics, and pivotal projects at IIT Kanpur in Fiber Optic Communication and Power Distribution Automation, reflected his multifaceted expertise. His earlier roles as a Consultant at Midas Communication Technologies and a Mathematics Tutor at Agrawal Classes underscored his versatile skills in technology and education. Mr. Srinivasan's passion for teaching remained undiminished until his final moments, epitomizing his unwavering commitment to his true calling. Mr. Srinivasan's unwavering dedication to teaching persisted until his final moments, symbolizing his lifelong commitment to his true calling. He leaves a legacy of knowledge, inspiration, and invaluable contributions.
To honor the enduring legacy of Mr. V Srinivasan and pay tribute to his exceptional contributions to academia, the Class of 1990 embarked on a campaign celebrating his remarkable achievements. With the objective of fostering his spirit of excellence and generosity, the campaign seeks to establish a dedicated fund to support students. This fund is envisioned to empower meritorious students at IITK and extend support to individuals from humble backgrounds at Opportunity School. The funds raised will serve as an important resource, offering invaluable support to students, enabling them to pursue their academic dreams and achieve success in their educational pursuits.