Advisors - Bangalore Literature Festival

Chandrashekhara Kambara

Regarded as one of the finest Kannada poets, he has been honoured with the Jnanpith Award, the eighth for Kannada. With a language that captures the flavour of north Karnataka, Dr. Kambara is also among the finest playwrights of our state.

Harish Bijoor

CEO, Harish Bijoor Consults Inc.; Entrepreneur, author and brand expert; former COO – Zip Telecom Limited and VP – Tata Coffee Limited.

T. V. Mohandas Pai

Chairman, Manipal Global Education; former member of the Board and Head – Finance and HR, Infosys.

V. Ravichandar

Chairman, Feedback Consulting; Civic Evangelist; Catalyst – City Connect; Former Member of Bangalore Agenda Task Force; Trustee, Bangalore International Centre and Chennai International Centre.

CV Ranganathan

Amb. C V Ranganathan served as India’s ambassador to China and France. He has been a Jawaharlal Nehru Fellow from 1998 till 2000.