Josyula Srinivas

Josyula Srinivas

Associate Professor of Practice
Information Systems

Prof. Srinivas is a Postgraduate in Business Administration and holds a Ph.D. from the School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad. His Ph.D. thesis was titled "Knowledge Acquisition and Organizational Socialization among Knowledge Workers - A Study in the Indian IT Context."

He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) from Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), USA.

Before joining IIM Visakhapatnam, he worked with National Institute for Smart Government (NISG) as Senior General Manager. He comes with a rich industry experience of more than two decades and has previously held various senior positions in Centre for Innovations in Public Systems (CIPS), a specialized centre set up by the Ministry of Finance, Accenture, Hewlett Packard (HP), Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), and was a Visiting Professor at School of Management Studies at University of Hyderabad (UoH) and NMIMS, Hyderabad.

He has led Management Consulting, IT Consulting, ERP /IT Project implementations, e-Governance projects and IS Audits,

His research interests are in the domain of Knowledge Management, Information Systems, e-Governance, IS Security and Privacy, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

  • PGP: Management of Information Systems and Technology, Principles, and Management of Information Security 
  • PGP-DGM: Digital Governance and Management, Principles, Management of Information Systems and Technology, Management of Information Security, Management of Change and Business Process Reengineering,


  • Ranjan, Jayesh & Rao, GT & Padmaja, Naraharisetty & Rao, Vagvala & Srinivas, Josyula. (2019). Toward m-Governance: T-Wallet Application for Financial Inclusion. 10.1007/978-981-13-7150-9_10.


  • Srinivas Josyula., & Sita Vanka (2021) – "Women-led Tech Start-ups in India - A Case-based Study"- 16th South Asian Management Forum(SAMF) 2021, International University of Business Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT), Dhaka, Bangladesh. 17 – 18th December 2021

  • Conducted sessions in MDPs organized by IIM Visakhapatnam.
  • Program Director - CIO Program - Capacity Building for Health Mission Mode Project under NeGD, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, 2013
  • Program for Senior scientists from Geological Survey of India on e-Governance and Project Management, Dr. M.C.R. HRD Institute of Andhra Pradesh - 2011
  • Program on Senior Government Officers on Business Models and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), Request for Proposal (RFP) – sponsored by National e-Governance Division, New Delhi, AP HRD Institute, Bapatla – 2014.
  • Program for Senior Government officers on e-governance and Managing Mission Mode Projects., Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad – 2012.
  • Program for Government officials on Knowledge Management, Institute of Management in Government – 2011


He has led IT consulting, ERP Implementation, Business Intelligence (DWH), and Systems Integration projects for customers like British Telecom (BT), BCBS, Citi Financial, GE Plastics, Microsoft, Nike, Nokia, and SAIL.
Led / member of Management Consulting projects for the Central and State Government projects in India. 
Select consulting projects are:

i. Chhattisgarh Minor Forest Produce Co-Operative Federation and Trading Ltd 
ii. U. P. Skill Development Mission, Vocational and Technical Education Department, U.P. 
iii. Set up of National Recruitment Authority, DoPT, New Delhi
iv. OIAAS - Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), New Delhi. 
v. Critical Information Infrastructure (CII), Tablet-Based Examination System - DG Shipping, Mumbai
vi. Technology-Assisted Learning Program, Dept of Public Instruction, Government of Karnataka
vii. ESIC - Panchdeep program, New Delhi 
viii. Data Analytics and Business Process Management for Central Board of Direct Taxes, Ministry of Finance, Delhi.
ix. TS wallet, Mobile Governance (T App folio) and Dharani Project, Mee Seva, Telangana State, Hyderabad
x. Mobile Governance, Centre for e-Governance, Government of Karnataka, Bengaluru 
xi. Organization Design and HR Policies for AP Missions, Government of Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada
xii. Direct Benefit Transfer for PDS and Fertilizers, DBT Mission, Ministry of Finance 
xiii. IS Audit and Business Process Audit for Tobacco Board, Guntur 
xiv. e- Governance Strategy for Tea Board of India, Kolkata 
xv.  Conceptualization of Services/Requirements for Goods and Services Taxes Network (GSTN)
xvi. Input Tax Credit (ITC) Strategy and Road Map for GST Migration for Commercial Taxes Department, Puducherry
xvii. Modernization of Airwing operations of BSF Airwing, New Delhi
xviii. Report on the performance of Mission Mode Projects for NeGD, Government of India, Delhi
xix. e-Governance Road map for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), 
         a) Creation of Food Imports Policy for FSSAI,   
         b) Operationalization (of Sec 45) for Food Imports Clearance 
         c)  Creation of Imports Directorate for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI),
         d) Design and Development of Food Imports Clearance System (FICS) for FSSAI.


  • Chair- Research and Consultancy Projects Committee (2021-present)
  • Member – PGP-DGM Committee, (2021 - present)
  • Member – PGPEx Committee, IIM Visakhapatnam (2021- present)
  • Member – MGNF Program Committee, IIM Visakhapatnam (2021 – present)
  • Member – Executive Education Program Committee, IIM Visakhapatnam (2021 – present)

  • Member of Technology Advisory Committee (TAC), Indian Financial Technology & Allied Services (IFTAS) - a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India, (2020 – to present).
  • Director – Government and Regulatory Affairs - on the Board of ISACA, Hyderabad Chapter in the years 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Member of CSI Nihilent e-Governance Awards Committee-  2017, 2018, and 2019.
  • Standing Invitee of the Information Technology, E-Commerce & Start-ups Committee at FTAPCCI, Hyderabad, 2018