Father: Bayavanda Muthappa (Ravi)
Mother: Bayavanda (Mookonda) Minny Parvathi
Wife: Bayavanda (Bachetira) Pragathi
- Monnappa went to school at VVS High School and MES PU College.
- At the Karnataka state-level, he obtained the 10th rank in PUC (PCMB).
- He also obtained the 17th rank in the CET Medical entrance exam and the 33rd rank in the CET engineering entrance exam at the state-level.
- Monnappa went on to study B.tech. Computer Engineering at National Institute of Technology Karnataka (Surathkal) and MBA-PGPX (Executive Postgraduate Programme) at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.
- Monnappa Bayavanda is the chief operating officer (COO) at BHIVE Technologies/BHIVE Workspaces, a leading Bengaluru-based enterprise which hosts many hundreds of companies at their facility across locations and manages several tens of thousands of shared workspace.
- Monnappa Bayavanda was the former head of category management at Amazon India. Previously, he was a solutions architect in i2 technologies (later JDA software and Blue Yonder).