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Harvard Business School invites Ironhill's co-founder Harsha Vadlamudi to join the OPM Program

Updated: 24/05/2023

BANGALORE, India, May 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ironhill, the world's largest microbrewery announced that one of their co-founders, Harsha Vadlamudi has been accepted into the OPM Program at the Harvard Business School. The Program is designed specifically for accomplished entrepreneurs and business owners who have demonstrated outstanding success in their respective industries.

By welcoming Harsha Vadlamudi into the program, Harvard Business School aims to provide an extraordinary opportunity for the other participants. Harsha Vadlamudi is widely recognised for his remarkable achievements in the brewery world. As one of the founders of Ironhill, he has achieved unprecedented growth for his ventures and established a strong reputation for innovation. His profound impact on the industry makes him an ideal addition to the OPM Program at Harvard Business School.

A dynamic entrepreneur and innovator, Engineering remains one of Harsha's primary passions. He has journeyed along the entrepreneurial path, creating self-sustaining organizations that support risk-taking, and invite collaboration. Over the years, he has forayed into diverse industries ranging from F&B, Healthcare, Entertainment, infrastructure to startups and has successfully left his mark in each of these industries. By partnering with various stakeholders and associates, he is creating a conglomerate of companies that is a legacy in the making with roots in the Telugu and Kannada heartland while aiming for national recognition and international ambition. Joining an esteemed program at Harvard is just one more step in the same direction.

"I am honoured to join the esteemed OPM Program at Harvard Business School. This is a truly momentous occasion for me. I look forward to collaborating with such a prestigious institution and interacting with other business leaders. I also look forward to sharing my experiences, insights, and learning from the diverse perspectives of the participants," says Harsha Vadlamudi.

After completing his education in the US, Harsha Vadlamudi desired to venture into the world of beer brewing. In 2012, he transformed this aspiration into reality by co-founding Yardhouse Brewery Pvt. Ltd. alongside three partners. Today, Harsha oversees the infrastructure of Prost, one of the largest microbreweries in Hyderabad, as well as Ironhill, a leading and fastest growing craftbrewery in the country. His objective is to keep the establishments he manages in the spotlight, all while prioritising the delivery of top-notch quality and ensuring utmost customer satisfaction.

Throughout the OPM program, Harsha will contribute his expertise through interactive sessions, insightful case discussions, and practical examples drawn from his vast experience. By sharing invaluable insights and lessons learned, he is set to inspire the program participants and empower them to tackle, adapt and hone their leadership skills.

About the OPM Program:

Harvard Business School's OPM Program is a rigorous and immersive educational experience specifically designed for business owners. Taught by the esteemed faculty of Harvard Business School on its campus in Boston, MA, the program spans 24 months over three calendar years and consists of three interconnected units. The primary objectives of the program are to enhance leadership capabilities, elevate the enterprise's value, and equip leaders with the necessary tools to navigate challenges and seize opportunities. Each unit, lasting three weeks, covers critical business fundamentals, cutting-edge best practices, and specialised topics tailored to the needs of entrepreneurial business leaders.

About Ironhill:

Ironhill is a popular craft brewery and restaurant located in the city of Bangalore, India. Ironhill is known for its wide selection of craft beers, ranging from traditional styles to innovative and experimental brews. They take pride in using high-quality ingredients and employing skilled brewers to create exceptional beers with distinct flavours and aromas. The brewery's ambiance is designed to provide a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, making it a popular spot for both locals and visitors to unwind and enjoy great beer and food. The knowledgeable staff at Ironhill Brewery Bangalore is often available to guide guests through their beer options and help them find the perfect pairing for their meal.Whether you're a beer enthusiast, a food lover, or someone seeking a casual dining experience, Ironhill Brewery in Bangalore offers a delightful combination of craft beers and delectable cuisine in a lively setting.

About Harsha Vadlamudi :

Mr. Sree Harsha Vadlamudi is a Founding member of the Yard House Brewery (Prost) (Estd. Mar 2012), P.R. Infra Avenues Pvt. Ltd (Estd. March 2012), PR Digital (Estd. Jun 2016), IronHill Hospitality (Estd. Feb 2017), Proodos Production (Estd. Feb 2017), Sai Infra (Estd. May 2019), Retro Straws (Estd. Oct 2019), H&H Infra Projects (Estd. Nov 2020), Amavi (Estd. Sept 2021), QUAD (Estd. Nov 2022), Soul of South (Estd, Aug 2022). Under his leadership each of these companies have seen rapid growth and a quick rise to occupy prominent places in their individual verticals.


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