Mr Babu Akula is an Engineering and Project Management Professional working in a large Engineering & Construction company in Melbourne. He was the founding member of Australian Indian Innovations Inc (AIII) involved in all the Diwali Fairs at Sandown Race Course since its inception.
Babu provided a unified platform for Telugu speaking people in Victoria and Australia through pioneering a radio programme in 3ZZZ and National Telugu magazine in a leading Indian newspaper circulated all over Australia.
Babu served on several management committees of the Hindu Society of Victoria Inc (HSV) and was its Vice President and chairperson of several subcommittees.
Babu was in charge of the Logistics and Venue management for the maiden Indian Independence Day, maiden India Day, Diwali Fair 2006 at the Federation Square in Melbourne.