Srinivas Chendi

Srinivas (Sunny) Chendi

Senior Internet Development Advisor / South Asia Liaison Officer

  • IPv4 exhaustion
  • IPv6 deployment
  • Internet infrastructure development
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Strategic partnerships
  • South Asia relations

Srinivas (Sunny) Chendi is APNIC’s Senior Advisor Community Development and Liaison Officer for the South Asia region. Srinivas represents APNIC at an economy and regional level, and is responsible for enhancing the levels of community participation among Members and stakeholders in the region.

Some of Srinivas’s current responsibilities at APNIC include Fellowship Program Manager, Chair of Fellowship Committee, Bi-annual conference Program Manager, Co-chair of Program Committee, Internet infrastructure development (root servers, IXPs, etc.) and strategic partnerships.

Current positions outside of APNIC

  • Member of South Asia Network Operators Group (SANOG) Management and Fellowship Committees.
  • Member of Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) Fellowship Committee and Multi-stakeholder Advisory Committee.
  • Member of Working Group for Asia Pacific Internet Leadership Program (APILP)
  • Member of Asia Pacific School of Internet Governance
  • Member of the Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Islamabad, and Dhaka Internet Society (ISOC) Chapters


Griffith University
Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Information Systems,

Martin College
Diploma in Information Technology,

Osmania University
Bachelor of Arts in Economics,