Iranna completed his master's degree from Walchand College, Solapur. He joined Navodyami in the year 2011. Deshpande Foundation gave a new lease of life to him. He was disappointed and demotivated, due to his poor communication skills which was necessary for a good job. He joined the Fellowship Program in Deshpande Foundation and gained a positive approach towards life.
Completing the fellowship became a turning point in his life. He found his passion working for micro, small & medium entrepreneurs.
Currently, he is heading the Navodyami program and managing operations in 3 states with the help of a dedicated team. He has good knowledge of scaling micro-entrepreneurs and has conducted several trainings and workshops.