Commander Sriharsha joined the National Maritime Foundation as a Research Fellow in Apr 17. He is an alumnus of 57th Naval Academy Course at Goa and was commissioned on 01 Jan 2000. He is a qualified TU Observer and Long ASW Specialist. He has extensive operational experience as an ‘Observer’ onboard TU 142M Maritime Patrol Aircraft and as Commander (Operations) of INS Rajali and INS Shikra. He was posted as Deputy Director (Aviation) at INTEG and Joint Director (Acquisition Planning) at the Directorate of Naval Plans.
He studied MSc (Underwater Science and Technology) from Cochin University.