Prasad Bidapa

India’s Fashion guru Prasad Bidapa exports Bangalore style to world destinations and has created a distinctive niche in the Indian Fashion scenario. His projects like the Prasad Bidapa Fashion Week, the Prasad Bidapa Megamodel Hunt and Colombo Fashion Week are held annually and have put him on the International fashion map. He was the first to hold the Men’s Fashion Week in India and he was responsible for the first ever Fashion Industry awards in India – The Kingfisher Fashion Awards.

He presents some of the largest Fashion events and has travelled abroad extensively to present shows in S.Africa, Sweden, San Francisco, Singapore, Dubai and other cities.

His training programme for models is legendary for having created some of the biggest names in Fashion and Film. His work as an Image and Fashion consultant has created a state-of-the-art approach to retail fashion and branding exercises.

He is actively involved in fund raising projects for various charitable institutions and is committed to the cause of educating children from disadvantaged backgrounds. In 2010 he was nominated as one of Bangalore’s 25 most influential people

He lives in the countryside outside Bangalore with his wife Judith, two children - Adam & Aviva, and ten dogs.