The Power of Dreams: Murali Krishna's Visionary Venture in Power Distribution
In the hushed corridors of Siddaganga Institute of
Technology, nestled amidst the serenity of Tumkur, Karnataka, there resided a
young man whose eyes sparkled with a fervent zeal. Mr. B. Murali Krishna, then
a student immersed in the realm of Electrical Engineering, carried dreams of
entrepreneurship that blazed more brilliantly than the most radiant filament
within one of his power distribution transformers. It was the early 1990s, an
era marked by a global technological revolution. Yet for Murali, the sparks of
innovation sprang forth from his own hands, igniting his path with unyielding
As a third-year student, while his peers grappled with the
complexities of textbooks and theoretical knowledge, Murali Krishna ventured
into the realm of practical application. He conceptualized, designed, and
breathed life into a power distribution transformer, an embodiment of his
unwavering determination and ingenious vision.
Murali Krishna, hailing from the humble town of
Lakshmeshwara, Gadag district, had his primary education in the charming
environs of Hubli. Within his loving family, he stood as the third son of his
parents, H. Bheemaiah and Padmalakshmi.
The year 1995 marked his graduation, and Murali embarked on a
voyage into the professional world, armed with the knowledge he had acquired
within the hallowed halls of academia. For the ensuing five years, he delved
deep into the heart of the electrical industry, working for various
distinguished companies. These years were more than a mere livelihood; they
represented an apprenticeship in the intricate art of power distribution. Here,
he imbibed the nuances of production, the subtleties of distribution, and the
complexities of procurement in this electrifying domain.
In the year 2000, he took the audacious leap into uncharted
waters, establishing his own venture in the vibrant city of Bangalore - Vignesh
Vidhyuth Controls. His fledgling company, driven by Murali's unwavering vision
and guided by his hard-earned expertise, commenced its ascent within the
industry. The spark of innovation that once flickered within the college
corridors had now transformed into a fervent entrepreneurial flame,
illuminating the path ahead.
Murali humbly acknowledges, "This remarkable ascent was
made possible by the unwavering blessings and support of my parents, the wisdom
imparted by my teachers, and the enduring camaraderie of true friends."
Today, Vignesh Vidhyuth Controls stands as a towering figure
in the industry, a testament to Murali Krishna's relentless pursuit of
excellence. Throughout this enduring journey, the company has been at the
forefront of manufacturing and supplying thousands of distribution transformers
throughout the state, establishing its reputation as a dependable and
innovative industry leader. The voyage from a visionary student to a celebrated
entrepreneur was not without its share of challenges. It was marked by
countless sleepless nights, daunting decisions, and unwavering perseverance.
But through it all, Murali remained unswayed, firmly believing that
entrepreneurship was not only a journey to personal success but also a pathway
Murali Krishna, a true visionary, ardently believes in
encouraging the nation's youth to embrace entrepreneurship as a means to
contribute to the growth and development of the country. He is acutely aware
that countless young minds are often lost amidst the clamor of campus
recruitment drives, their untapped potential yearning to be unleashed.
"They should think innovatively and endeavor to establish something,"
he passionately implores. In embarking on this entrepreneurial journey, he
underscores the importance of self-assurance and unrelenting willpower.
Murali's legacy extends beyond his professional achievements.
He proudly holds an NCC C certificate, a testament to his dedication to
discipline and leadership. He is an ardent marathon runner who has conquered
the formidable 42.5-kilometer race twice, serving as a symbol of his dedication
to inspiring the younger generation to pursue their dreams.
Furthermore, he actively engages with various
industry organizations, offering his expertise and vision to institutions such
as FKCCI, KASSIA, and PIA. In acknowledgment of his outstanding contributions,
he served as the President of PIA from 2021 to 2022.
Connect Murali Krishna: +91 98451 34612