Shri Sudhakar S Shetty

Shri Sudhakar S Shetty

Past President, FKCCI

Sri Sudhakar S Shetty is the Immediate Past President of Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FKCCI) on 29th June, 2019 for the year 2019-20.


Sri Sudhakar S Shetty has distinguished himself as an Entrepreneur, Educationist, Newspaper Publisher, Dairy Agro Farming, Exporter, Land Developer, Social Worker, Philanthropist as well as actively involved in the development of Districts, as Chairman of FKCCI’s District Co-ordination Committee and now after heading the Apex body of FKCCI as its  President, he is now the Immediate Past President of FKCCI.


Beginning his entrepreneurial life as a Hotelier, Sri Sudhakar S. Shetty blazed multiple and diverse trails, as a journalist and an educationist par excellence. His illustrious achievement and major contribution to the society is through creating “Jnanasarovara International Residential School” in Mysuru.


Jnanasarovara International Residential School, Mysuru (JIRSM): Established in 2002 JIRSM is a fully International residential school spread across 75 acres of land, follows ICSE and ISE syllabus. JIRSM caters to various educational needs of diverse students of the society including students from 15 different countries. His Philanthropist activities involves in the adoption of nearby village schools to promote education by providing scholarships and various educational materials.


Shetty Dairy and Agro Farm P. Ltd. (SDAF): Started in 2012 SDAF is a Mysuru based fully mechanised dairy and milk product unit with 400 cows. Sri Sudhakar S Shetty is leading SDAF forward as Managing Director.

Parashurama Welfare Association (PWA): Real estate is a booming industry, to cater the needs of society Sri Sudhakar S Shetty founded by Parashurama Welfare Association. Parashurama Welfare Association is engaged in creating well developed residential layouts.

Organic Planet (OP): In 2014 Sri Sudhakar S Shetty founded Organic Planet, state-of-the-art modern milk product unit to manufacture and cater the needs of fresh milk based organic products to consumers.


He is recipient of numerous prestigious awards like:


  1. THE MAN OF THE YEAR AWARD (2001) from the American Biographical Institution
  2. The Prestigious ARYA BHATA AWARD (2004) FROM THE Aryabhata Cultural Organization
  3. For Distinguished services in the field of Education Shikshana Thanga Award (2005-06) from the Independent School’s Federation of India, Mumbai
  4. THE GLOBAL MAN OF THE YEAR AWARD (2006) from the Vishwa Kannada Sammelana at Bahrain
  5. Rajkumar Seva Rathna Prasasthi – 2006
  6. Manavathavadi Shri Basaveshwara Prashasthi – Thondadarya Mutt, Gadag, 2018

Sri Sudhakar S Shetty is married to Smt. Sukalatha and has a son Mr.Pavan Kumar Shetty and a daughter Ms.Sheetal Shetty.