Mr G E Sridharan, is a former India men’s national volleyball team player from Tamil Nadu, who played during the late 1970s to late 1980s. He was the second player from Tamil Nadu to receive Arjuna Award in 1982. He is the current coach for India men’s national volleyball team and former coach for Tamil Nadu Volleball team. He’s one of the efficient coach who took Indian youth volleyball to a new height winning gold in Asian volleyball Championship. He was awarded Dronacharya Award in 2008.