N.S. RAVISHANKAR, Deputy Vice President, Axis Bank, is an intellectual luminary of great repute who has earned rich laurels in the areas of youth-oriented activities, environment and social welfare. A deeply committed social worker, he has been rendering meritorious services in the fields of rural development, youth welfare programmes and peace and understanding. Known both nationally and internationally for his unflinching battle against environmental pollution, service to society and is associated with numerous social-cultural organisations. Played a leading role in social, cultural and professional fields and is actively associated with numerous socio-cultural organisations across the world. He has volumes of articles and writings to his credit and author of several publications of variety subjects. He has won the prestigious international Michael Madhusudan Award for social service, National Hind Rattan Award, National Award from All India Freelance Journalists Association, Outstanding Achievement award from MSPI, National Magnum Award, Honorary Advisor and Ambassador of Creative projects and Global affairs for the Global Peace Centre, Australia, Delegate General of India of Noble Dynasty Association, international nobility Association,USA, His Grand Knight of Eesha, Royal Kingdom of Eesha, Regional coordinator and Board of governor for India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Srilanka to The Universal Alliance International, UK. Samaja Seva Bhushan National Award by Subharam Trust, Bangalore for social service, Nethaji National Youth Award, Globalman Award 2010 in 7th World Kannada Cultural Convention Singapore, and many more honours to his credit. His vision is to do good for all humanity and ends the pain and suffering in the society.