Vishnu Pillai is a nanotechnologist with expertise gained from esteemed research institutions across India, Australia, the UK, France, and the UAE. He has published his research in top-tier journals and his work has been featured in the top 100 of Nature Journal Scientific Reports. Additionally, his research was featured at the prestigious SciMix session during the American Chemical Society National Meeting held in Boston. Vishnu's global influence is further highlighted by his recognition as an Australian Global Talent Visa recipient. Moreover, he is a co-founder of Manhat, an award-winning deep-tech startup specializing in sustainable water and floating farm solutions, showcasing his multifaceted contributions to sustainability, science and innovation.