Narayan Prasad and Sanjay Nekkanti.

Down to Earth - - TECHNOLOGY -

The duo, who hold a dual masters de­gree in Space Tech­nol­ogy from Lulea Univer­sity, Swe­den, and in Space Tech­niques and In­stru­men­ta­tion from Univer­site Paul Sa­batier, France, launched Dhruva Space Pvt Ltd in 2012. Nekkanti, 26, is the chief ex­ec­u­tive at the com­pany, whereas Prasad, 27, is the chief tech­nol­o­gist. Prasad also works with the space in­dus­try to set up So­ci­ety of Satel­lite Pro­fes­sional In­ter­na­tional (In­dia Chap­ter). Sanjay is in­ter­ested in HAM ra­dio groups en­gaged in ex­plor­ing com­mu­ni­ca­tion-re­lated tech­nolo­gies for so­ci­etal needs. Dhruva hopes to turn prof­itable in three to five years.

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