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ISME brings together some of the best faculty in the world. The experience of faculty members comes from around the globe, with diverse specializations and industry knowledge. The quality of academic inputs is one of the key differentiators of ISME.

MARKETING & STRATEGY

ANILKUMAR R, B.E, MBA, KSET(Management), (Ph.d in Marketing)

ANILKUMAR R

ANILKUMAR R, B.E, MBA, KSET(Management), (Ph.d in Marketing)

Academic Qualifications: B.E (Mechanical Engineering), MBA (Marketing), KSET (Ph.d in Marketing)

Experience: Anilkumar.R has over 11 years of experience in teaching, research and industry. He has published 20 Research Papers in various National, and International Management Journals also has certification in Six Sigma- Green Belt form Indian Statistical Institute and SEBI certification as a Resource Person for five districts in Karnataka. He has authored a book on “International Marketing Strategy”. He is also a consultant for startups in the areas of Human Resource Consultancy, Data Science, ITES, NGO and Hospitality. He had conducted more than 130 workshops in the areas of Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy for corporate executives, teachers, and students. He previously held leadership positions at various colleges. He is currently a faculty in Marketing at ISME.

Courses Taught: Marketing Management, Services Marketing, Consumer Behaviour, Digital Marketing

Research Interests: Consumer behaviour, CRM, Strategic Marketing, Digital Marketing

ANSHU SHARMA, B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), M.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), PGPM (ISB Hyderabad)

Marketing and Strategy

ANSHU SHARMA, B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), M.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), PGPM (ISB Hyderabad)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering), M.Tech (Manufacturing Systems), PGPM (Marketing)

Experience: Anshu has 13+ years of industry experience with companies such as Maruti,3dPLM Software, Sun Group, and 7 years as a Strategy Consultant with Accenture. In his role as a Principal with Accenture Strategy Consulting, Anshu has been a trusted advisor to the CXO’s of some of the world’s leading organizations in the automotive, consumer goods, travel, and industrial equipment space. Anshu specializes in strategy formulation and large scale business transformations across the value chain – from Sourcing, to New Product Development, Innovation Management, Sales & Operations Planning, Go-to-market, and Sales acceleration. Anshu is currently a faculty in Marketing, and a Sr. Consultant at ISME’s Management Development and Consulting Centre.

Courses Taught: Services Marketing, Management Processes.

Research Interests: Marketing, Consumer behaviour, Digital disruption and tech-enabled business models, Org behaviour and Innovation, Employee Engagement.

HARITHA. S, B.Tech, MBA (NITK, Surathkal)

HARITHA. S

HARITHA. S, B.Tech, MBA (NITK, Surathkal)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech (UVCE-University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering); MBA (NITK, Surathkal), Pursuing PhD at NITK Surathkal.

Experience: Haritha comes with nearly 6 years of work experience in E-commerce and more than two years of teaching experience. She worked in companies like Homeshop18, Flipkart as a management trainee, analyst and Business development manager. Currently she is pursuing PhD at School of Management, NITK in the area of Marketing.

Courses Taught: Sales Management, Research Methodology, Quantitative Methods and Business Environment.

Research Interests: Marketing, E-commerce, and Digital Marketing

NITIN GARG, B.Tech, M.Tech (IIT Bombay), MBA (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

NITIN GARG

NITIN GARG, B.Tech, M.Tech (IIT Bombay), MBA (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech & M.Tech, IIT Bombay, MBA, Carnegie Mellon University, USA.

Experience: Nitin has a number of years of work experience in the area of technology and management consulting and was a senior member of Deloitte Consulting, Philadelphia, USA and has been involved in number of projects involving strategic analysis, process design, implementation of roll-out strategies, and change management. He is a Certified SAP Enterprise buyer professional & Ariba consultant. He has also undergone number of other specialized training programs on IT subjects and ISO 9000 assessor training course accredited by Sheffield Halam University, U.K.

Nitin is a lead faculty for Management Game from Carnegie Mellon University, USA that is conducted in ISME in collaboration with Prof. David Lamont of CMU. He is also one of the very few faculty in India that teach Business Strategy Game. Business Strategy Game is conducted in partnership with University of Alabama, USA. He is pursing PhD from IIM Lucknow.

Nitin is the founder Director of ISME and Co-founder of all the other companies of NVT Group

Research Interests: Corporate Strategy, Pricing, Product Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

REMA VISHWANATHAN, B.Tech, MBA, Ph.D. (Amrita University)

REMA VISHWANATHAN

REMA VISHWANATHAN, B.Tech, MBA, Ph.D. (Amrita University)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech (Electrical), MBA, Cochin University; (Ph.D), Amrita University)

Experience: She has about 20 years of work experience that includes 4 years of industry experience. She is currently settled in Bangalore and working at International School of Management Excellence, Bangalore as a Marketing. Her broad area of research is “Urban Indian middle class women as Consumers”. She has travelled quite widely within India and lived in Sweden for two years.

Courses Taught: Consumer Behavior, Advertising & Sales Promotion and Marketing Management.

Research Interests: Marketing and Consumer Behavior

DR. RONY G KURIEN B.Sc.(Chem.), MBA(Symbiosis) Ph.D. (Anna University)

Dr.

DR. RONY G KURIEN B.Sc.(Chem.), MBA(Symbiosis) Ph.D. (Anna University)
Dean

Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. (Consumer Behaviour) Anna University, Chennai
MBA (Marketing), Grade A ,Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune, India
B.Sc.(Chem.), First Class, Fergusson College, Pune, India

Experience: Dr.Rony Kurien has over 33 years of experience in Business Development, and Management of Education and held various leadership positions in Indian, multinational and in training and consulting organizations across diverse industry sectors such as Education, Real estate, International business and has skills in scoping business opportunities, developing entrepreneurial skills and consulting roles. He has held senior leadership positions in various reputed educational institutions and business organizations including Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore; Ecole Hoteliere Lavasa, Pune; Indus Business Academy, Bangalore; Ranlin Corporation, Sydney; Australian Trade Commission, Bangalore; Hoechst Schering Agrevo, Mumbai among others. He has extensive exposure to markets in India, Australia, the Middle East, and the U.S.A., and has set up and successfully run education and training enterprises. He is presently associated with ISME as Dean of the institute.

Research Interests: Marketing, Customer Decision making, Development of Tourism, Retailing and Education.

DR. SHAMPA NANDI, MSc, MBA (IIT Dhanbad), Ph.D. (IIT Dhanbad)

DR. SHAMPA NANDI

DR. SHAMPA NANDI, MSc, MBA (IIT Dhanbad), Ph.D. (IIT Dhanbad)
Professor and Head of Department (PG)

Area of Specialization: Quantitative Techniques and Marketing

Educational Qualifications: PhD in Marketing from ISM (IT, Dhanbad). MBA (Marketing & Finance), MSc. (Math), UGC NET in Management

Experience:Dr. SHAMPA NANDI has been teaching since 2008. She has taught in US for 3 years before she moved to India. She is now associated with ISME and heads PGDM programme. She has published more than dozen papers in International and National Journals. she won several prizes for case writing and for research papers. She has also guided several students to publish papers and present in conferences. She herself has presented more 10 papers in the International and National conferences. Her area of interest is teaching and research, particularly marketing research.

Courses Taught: In ISME she heads PG department and teaches Quantitative Techniques and Research Methods to the students.

Research Interests: Her area of interest is consumer behaviour, marketing and particularly marketing research.

DR. SHYAM PRASAD, BSc, MMM, MBA, Ph.D. NET(Management)

DR. SHYAM PRASAD

DR. SHYAM PRASAD, BSc, MMM, MBA, Ph.D. NET(Management)
Professor and Controller of Examinations

Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. in Management; Double masters in Marketing Management (MMM) and Business Administration (MBA), SMT( Foundation) at IIMB, SMT (Elective) at IIMB, UGC-NET (Management)

Experience: Dr. Shyam comes with 24 years of industry and more than 14 years of teaching experience. He has published several papers on management in Scopus indexed journals both national and international; he has also presented papers in national and international conferences. He also won first prize in case solving completion. He completed foundation and an elective course in Strategic Management from IIMB. He is deeply interested in research and is well versed in R, Python etc. Worked for more than two decades in Marketing and Sales, held various positions such as general manager and marketing manager, and travelled widely across the nation.

Courses Taught: Marketing Management, Consumer Behavior, Services Marketing, Marketing Analytics, Advertising and Brand Management, Retail Management, Strategic Management and Innovation Management.

Research Interests: Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing and Brand Management.

VIVEK GARG, B.E, MBA (Purdue University, USA)

VIVEK GARG, B.E, MBA (Purdue University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: BE, NIT, Allahabad; MBA Purdue University, USA

Area: Global Business Management.

Experience: Vivek has extensive experience in the area of International Marketing. After his completion of MBA from Purdue, Vivek worked for Watsco in Miami, Florida – one of the largest distributors of air-conditioning equipment in the US.

Upon his return to India, in his consulting capacity with Minrad (a US based Pharma Company dealing with anesthetics), he has developed distributors for the company in Middle East and South East Asia. Vivek’s consulting work gave him an opportunity to visit over 20 countries across North America, Middle East & South East Asia annually and got exposed to the best industry practices worldwide and with top companies like Infosys, Wipro, and GE.

Vivek is one of the founder Directors of NVT Quality Lifestyle which is into the niche area of building quality gated villa communities in Bangalore.

Courses Taught: Global Business Management & Branding.

Research Interests: International Marketing

JATINDER MOHAN, MBA (Bangalore University)

JATINDER MOHAN, MBA (Bangalore University)

Academic Qualifications: MBA, Bangalore University

Experience: Diverse experience across different industries for more than two decades, Jatinder specializes in sales, retailing, training & business consulting and has done extensive work for the corporate. He is also a successful entrepreneur promoting a number of retail outlets across Bangalore metropolis.

NARAYAN LS , B.Sc., PGPM

NARAYAN LS , B.Sc., PGPM

Academic Qualifications: BSc (Nagpur University), PGPM (ISME).

Experience: NARAYAN LS is currently working with a French premium cosmetic company, L’Occitane en Provence as Senior Analytics Manager for their Global Analytics. Prior to this, he has been working as Global Trading Manager with Premier Farnel and Lead with Tesco Direct. Narayan is the founder director of Xcellent Solutions, a Digital Marketing & Analytics.co. Narayan is an alumni of ISME.

Courses Taught: Digital Marketing & WEB ANALYTICS.

MANOHAR D. RAO, B.Tech (IIT Madras), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

MANOHAR D. RAO, B.Tech (IIT Madras), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech, IIT-Madras & PGDM IIM-A

Experience: Manohar Rao has more than 35 years of experience in the areas of technical/management consulting and analytics. He has served in senior positions with companies like Pharos Consulting, CyberTech Systems and Software and 3SE; he is also the co-founder of an analytics company.

Courses Taught: Analytics. Quantitative Methods, Operations Management.

Research Interests: Business Analytics.

RAGHURAMAN. B, B.E, PGDM (IIM Bangalore)

 RAGHURAMAN. B

RAGHURAMAN. B, B.E, PGDM (IIM Bangalore)

Academic Qualifications: BE; PGDM, IIM, Bangalore

Experience: Raghuraman has more than 12 years of experience in various sectors in the industry and 11 years of academic experience. He has worked with companies like General Motors India, Rane Group, Reliance ADAG Group and Career Forum in various capacities as Channel Sales Manager, Product Manager, Trainer and Business Development Manager. In his last stint before joining ISME, he was associated as a Business Development consultant with Ashva Technologies a Healthcare IT startup that develops IT solutions for the Healthcare area, especially in the radiology area.

He is currently pursuing his doctorate from a leading university in the area of e-commerce. His current research interests include social media, B2B and Digital marketing.

Courses Taught: Marketing Management, B2B marketing, SCM, e-marketing, Sales & Distribution, Strategic Management; Digital Marketing

Research Interests: Marketing Strategies, SCM; B2B

SATYAN SUBBAIAH, B.Tech, PGDM (IIM Lucknow)

Prof. Sathyan Subbiah

SATYAN SUBBAIAH, B.Tech, PGDM (IIM Lucknow)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech, AC College of Technology, Anna University, Chennai; PGDM, IIM Lucknow

Experience: Sathyan has about 13 years of industry experience supporting the healthcare, life sciences and information technology industries with consulting/system design expertise across large corporates (IBM, Cognizant), mid-size corporates (i-flex Solutions, now Oracle Financial Services) and start-ups (Mu Sigma). Sathyan has diverse experience as a Market/Competitive Intelligence Consultant, Business Systems Analyst, Pre-sales Manager and Trainer and has consulted for Fortune 500 companies such as Baxter and Anthem.

Courses Taught: Management Information Systems and Managerial Economics.

Research Interests: Marketing mix in the pharmaceutical industry, Adoption of information systems in small and medium enterprises, Strategic Management.

VINOD TIWARI, B. Tech (IIT Kanpur), PGDM (IIM Kanpur)

VINOD TIWARI, B. Tech (IIT Kanpur), PGDM (IIM Kanpur)

Academic Qualifications: B. Tech (IIT-K) PGDM (IIMK)

Experience: An astute professional with nearly 30 years of experience in Strategic Planning, Change Management, Mentoring, Motivating & Leading teams, Project Management, sales and distribution management.

Courses Taught: Retail Management, Supply Chain Management

Research Interests: Marketing Analytics

FINANCE & ECONOMICS

JOYDEEP DASS, B.Com, CA (Inter), PG (XLRI, Jamshedpur), CAMS (ACAMS Florida, USA)

JOYDEEP DASS

JOYDEEP DASS, B.Com, CA (Inter), PG (XLRI, Jamshedpur), CAMS (ACAMS Florida, USA)

Academic Qualifications: Bachelors in Commerce, CA-Inter, Post-Graduation in Business Management, XLRI Jamshedpur. CAMS, Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, Florida USA.

Experience:  Joydeep has over 16 years of experience in Financial Service Operations. He has worked in multifaceted roles as Specialist in EXL Holdings, Oracle Financial Services, Alliance Bernstein, State Street Global Advisors, Black Rock and Ocwen Corporation. He has handled onshore operations for SSGA at Boston, USA & for Blackrock at Wilmington, Delaware and played a key role as offshore program Manager in transitioning their Global Portfolio Operations to their India captive. Associated with ISME as Assistant Professor, Finance.

Courses Taught: Finance, Accounting & Control. Business Organization & Economics. Anti-Money laundering, KYC & Financial Crime Prevention.

Research Interests: Risk Management, Impact of Financial Crime on the Financial Service Industry. Financial Reporting

KIRAN KUMAR. K V, M.Com, PGDM (Finance & Marketing), (PhD)

Kiran Kumar

KIRAN KUMAR. K V, M.Com, PGDM (Finance & Marketing), (PhD)
Professor and Head of Department (UG)

Academic Qualifications: PGDM (Finance & Marketing), M.Com (International Business), CAIIB, NET (UGC), CFA (Level-1), CMA (Intermediate), currently pursuing PhD.

Experience: More than 12 years experience with close to 7 years in the Banking, Wealth & Financial Services Industry, Mr. Kiran held the position of AVP – Retail Banking & Wealth at HSBC, before he moved to pursue his teaching & research passion. He has been involved in course development and delivery in the finance stream for more than 5 years in different institutions. He is currently Professor and Head of the Department (UG) at ISME.

Courses Taught: Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Business Valuation, Strategic Finance, Derivatives, Alternative Investments, Financial Analytics, Analytical Tools – Excel and R

Research Interests: Corporate Finance Practices, Linkages of Corporate Finance Decisions to Value Creation of Corporates in Capital Markets, Newer Financially Engineered Products & their Working

SUDINDRA V. R, B.Com, MBA (Finance), (PhD)

SUDINDRA V. R

SUDINDRA V. R, B.Com, MBA (Finance), (PhD)

Academic Qualifications: B.Com & MBA- Finance; UGC-NET qualified, CFP-Certified Financial Planner

Experience: He has over 13 years of experience in Teaching, Banking and Financial services industry. He worked as Analyst- Ocwen Financial Services, Credit Underwriter/Agency Manager- HSBC Bank, Freelance Trainer and Trader-MZone Financial Services, Faculty-Auden Technology and Management Academy and Faculty–AMC Engineering College. He now associated with ISME as Faculty-Finance. He also has to credit many publication in national and international journals.

Courses Taught: International Finance, Investment Banking and Financial Services, Managerial Economics, Case studies in Corporate Finance, Business Environment and Derivatives.

Research Interests: Financial Literacy, Financial Services and Financial Markets.

SUSHANTH E. REVANKAR, B.Com, MBA (Finance)

SUSHANTH E. REVANKAR

SUSHANTH E. REVANKAR, B.Com, MBA (Finance)

Academic Qualifications: B.Com (Dharwad University), Masters in Finance (VTU), Pursuing PHD in Management from Jain University.

Experience: Over 11 years of experience in teaching, research, consulting, Investment Banking, Fund Reconciliation, Capital markets, Portfolio Reporting & Management, Process migration, automation and documentation. Worked as a Management Consultant in STP investment Services, Viteos Capital Market Services, State Street Global Advisers, and Xerox Business Services. Worked in different capacities with the US clients for more than 6 years.

Courses Taught: Financial Accounting, Banking Regulations and Operation, Entrepreneurship management, Business ethics, Business organization and environment, Corporate environment and Indian constitution and human rights

Research Interests: Investment Banking, Mergers and Acquisitions, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN, M.Sc (Economics and Quantitative techniques)

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN, M.Sc (Economics and Quantitative techniques)

Academic Qualifications: M.Sc in Economics and Quantitative techniques (Avinashilingam Deemed University), currently pursuing Ph.D. (TERI school of advances studies)

Experience: Over 9 years of corporate experience in Business Analytics and 4 years of research experience as a HSBC scholar in TERI school of advances studies. Worked as a consultant analyst in MNCs such as Amex, Genpact and Scholastic Inc. Taught at Presidency University, University.

Courses Taught: Quantitative Techniques and Economics.

Research Interests: Energy policy and economics, Behavioural Economics, Development studies with a focus on sustainability.

TANUJ GARG, MS (Carnegie Mellon University, USA), MBA (The Wharton School, USA)

TANUJ GARG, MS (Carnegie Mellon University, USA), MBA (The Wharton School, USA)

Academic Qualifications: MS (Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University), MBA (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

Experience: Tanuj has several years of experience in the US Fixed Income markets at Citigroup as Director, Head of US MBS and Real-Estate ABS Strategy and at Bank of America. Over the years, he has been involved in trading, research and strategy in Mortgage Backed Securities.

Tanuj has contributed to several industry panels such as the American Securitization Forum (ASF) and Citigroup-hosted annual GSM conference discussing the impact of Government policies and legislations on the future of the housing markets in the US. Tanuj was a part of a team that interacted with US policy makers comprising the FDIC, the Federal Reserve and members of the Basel committee to recommend Basel capital rules for the securitization market. Tanuj also interacted with members of the Dutch Ministry of Finance and evaluated the mortgage portfolio that was ring-fenced during the financial crisis.

Tanuj is the founder director across various companies of NVT Group.

Courses Taught: Derivatives, Applied Corporate Finance.

Research Interests: Fixed Income, Corporate Finance and Project Financing, Mortgage Markets.

VIKKU AGRAWAL, B.Com (Hons), Master’s in Corporate Management.

VIKKU AGRAWAL

VIKKU AGRAWAL, B.Com (Hons), Master’s in Corporate Management.

Academic Qualifications: Master’s in Corporate Management with Finance Specialization (Lucknow University) and B.Com (Hons), Delhi University.

Experience: Over 20 years of experience of which 12 years were in the banking and finance industry and the rest in teaching and in the academics. Ms. Agrawal started her career at Thomas Cook and Bank of America subsequently serving as Assistant Vice President, HDFC bank. Since 2011 she has been an educationist offering finance classes at some of the leading B-Schools including NMIMS, Symbiosis, Amity Business School and Christ University. She is associated with ISME as finance faculty.

Courses Taught: Managerial Economics, Macro-economics for Business, Financial Services & Financial Markets, International Business and Finance, Commercial Banking & Insurance, Financial Management and Financial Accounting.

Research Interests: Indirect Taxes/GST and Macro-economic impact, FDI flows and GDP forecasts, Derivatives and financial markets, Entitlements and Macro-economic Impact.

AMITAVA SENGUPTA, B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), PGDBM (IIM Ahmedabad)

AMITAVA SENGUPTA

AMITAVA SENGUPTA, B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), PGDBM (IIM Ahmedabad)

Academic Qualifications: PGDBM (Finance & Marketing) (IIM, Ahmedabad), B.Tech (Hons) (IIT, Kharagpur)

Experience: 41 years of total experience in India and abroad, with 30 Years in Industry (24 years in Finance, Marketing and Banking, 6 yrs in IT) and 11 yrs in Academics. Amitava held positions of COO, Centre for Operations Management, IIM Bangalore, and Director, Indo-German Training Centre at Indo-German Chamber of Commerce before accepting Visiting Faculty engagements at leading management schools and Banking Training centres in India and abroad. He is currently a Visiting Faculty at ISME offering the Applied Corporate Finance course in the 4th Term.

Courses Taught: Applied Corporate Finance.

Research Interests: Finance, Business Policy, Marketing, Production and Operations Management, Corporate Lending, Negotiation skills.

DINESH GOPALAN, MBA (IIM Ahmedabad), ICWA

DINESH GOPALAN, MBA (IIM Ahmedabad), ICWA

Academic Qualifications: MBA (IIM-A) ICWA

Experience:Dinesh has 24 years of work experience in Corporate Finance functions spanning across several companies and industries including ten years in the Tata Group. He served as the CFO of the Tata Group’s Information Technology Parks of India at Whitefield.

Courses Taught: Accounting, Strategic Cost Management, Personal Finance & Corporate Finance.

Research Interests: Financial Analytics

INDRANIL SAHA, B.E, PGDM (IIM Calcutta)

INDRANIL SAHA

INDRANIL SAHA, B.E, PGDM (IIM Calcutta)

Academic Qualifications: PGDM (Finance & Marketing) from IIM Calcutta, B.E. (Electrical Engineering) from Jadavpur University.

Certifications in Finance:

  • Financial Engineering and Risk Management from Columbia University
  • Financial Technology and Transformation in Financial Services from Copenhagen Business School
  • Value creation in Corporate Finance from University of Illinois
  • Advanced Business Strategy from University of Virginia.
  • Financial Modelling and Valuation from Edupristine
  • NCFM – Currency Derivatives & Securities Market module from NSE

Professional Experience: Indranil has 12+ years of total industry experience with close to 10 years in a multinational bank across Corporate, Commercial and Consumer bank covering fields like Risk management, Credit analysis and valuation, Treasury and Trade finance, etc. He spent the remaining 2 years in an IT company in the capacity of a Consultant and Project manager.

Entrepreneurial Experience: Co-founded an IIT & IIM Initiative for providing Education Service with the objective to mentor, motivate and guide school and college-level students. equip graduates with industry-relevant skills to help them achieve their career aspirations.

Courses Taught: He has been involved in teaching various subjects since the last 10 years and currently associated with various b-schools as a faculty taking finance courses like Corporate Finance, Derivatives, Alternative Investments, Financial Analytics, Financial Accounting, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Engineering and Risk management, Banking and Working capital finance, etc.

Research Interests: Published paper titled “Changing Demands and Approaches of the Insurance Industry”, Paper titled “Corporate Social Responsibility” selected at Hawaii International Conference on Business, U.S.A

R. NARAYANASWAMY, M.Com, MBA, M.Phil, CPFA, AFP (Investments)

R. NARAYANASWAMY, M.Com, MBA, M.Phil, CPFA, AFP (Investments)

Academic Qualifications: M.Com, MBA, M.Phil, CPFA, AFP (Investments),Ph. D (Thesis submission stage)

Experience: Since 1993, he has been into executive, consulting and academic roles. After his active Industry association with leading Non-Banking Finance Companies for six years, he became an independent Consultant and Trainer to run his own consulting, training and teaching assignments with various B Schools and companies (Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Bengaluru & Hyderabad Campus, Christ University, ICFAI Business School, Jain University, St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, ISME, Amity University, Alliance University, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Garden City University, Copal Amba), Evalueserve). He is also formally trained in Equity Research and Corporate Valuation by Amba Research (presently Copal Amba). As a part of Corporate-academia interface, he associated with ICICI Bank sponsored program on “Wealth Management” at Pattaya, Thailand.

Courses Taught: Accounting (Financial, Cost and Management), Corporate Finance / Financial Management, Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, International Financial Management, Wealth Management & Alternative Investment Markets and Corporate Valuation.

Research Interests: M Phil Thesis – “A Study on Retirement Preparedness of Information Technology and Education Sector Employees in relation to Attitude and Knowledge” (Awarded First class with Distinction by Christ University). Currently in the process of submitting Ph D thesis in the area of Retirement Planning.

RAJESH MADHAVAN, MBA (Philadelphia University, USA)

RAJESH MADHAVAN, MBA (Philadelphia University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: MBA, Philadelphia University, USA, Oracle Financials.

Experience: Rajesh Madhavan has over 25 years of experience in academics & Industry in the area of investments and corporate finance. He is associated as a teacher with ISME (since its inception), Centre for Financial Management, Bangalore, IIM, Indore, and NMIMS Bangalore. He teaches finance courses to both the regular as well as executive programs. He has conducted sessions on investments for executives from well-known IT companies and also participated in seminars both in India and Abroad.

Rajesh has worked with companies like BlowPlast, IFB Industries Ltd in the area of corporate accounting, MIS, budgeting. His consulting experience is in the area of financial analysis, audit and investment advisory.

Courses Taught: Corporate Finance, Valuation, Portfolio Management, and Private Equity.

RISHIRAJ DASGUPTA, B.E, PGDM (IIM Calcutta)

RISHIRAJ DASGUPTA

RISHIRAJ DASGUPTA, B.E, PGDM (IIM Calcutta)

Academic Qualifications: PGDM, IIM, Calcutta; BE; Civil Engineering, Kolkata

Experience: Professional with a distinguished career of over 17 years in strategic planning, business development, key account management, client relationship management, and team management and is a highly accomplished corporate trainer and teacher. Worked as Senior Consultant with KPMG Advisory Services, Pvt. Ltd. and Corporate Manager, ICICI Bank Ltd. And serves as an adjunct faculty at various Business Schools including ISME, Wellinkar’s School of Management, Christ University, and Indo-German Chamber of Commerce

Rishiraj has extensive expertise in Equity, Derivatives, Mutual funds, Debt and Bond Markets, and various other aspects of Commercial and Corporate Banking, Credit and Risk Analysis.

Courses Taught: Financial Management, Applied Corporate Finance, Operations Management, Quantitative Methods.

Research Interests: Mergers & Acquisitions, Financial Analytics, Corporate finance.

DR. SUDHINDRA BHAT, MPhil, MBA, PhD in Finance

DR. SUDHINDRA BHAT, MPhil, MBA, PhD in Finance

Academic Qualifications: PhD in Finance, MBA, ACA, CFA, MFM, MPhil, PGPM and PGSMM.

Experience:Dr. Bhat has more 25 years in the area of finance; he is an internationally acclaimed strategist in Business, Operation and Turnaround. Dr. Bhat worked for KPMG, Deloitte, Airtel, Adarsh Group and IFIM in various capacities. He is currently a consultant to the World Bank and other international bodies.

Courses Taught: Investment Management, Risk Management and Taxation.

Research Interests: Risk management

SURESH. A, B.Com, CFB, FPSB

SURESH. A, B.Com, CFB, FPSB

Academic Qualifications: B.Com, CFB and FPSB

Experience: A Suresh is working as an expert faculty with RNIS College of Insurance & Financial Planning. He has been responsible for planning and implementation of IRDA training and he has been a Certified Financial Planner, of FPSB, India.

He is a Bachelor of Commerce from Sri Venkateswara University, Associate of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai and Certified Financial Planner of FPSB India.

Courses Taught: Financial Services Marketing

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Dr. M. RAMESHKUMAR, BSc (Marine), PhD in Management. NET, SLET, KSET.

Dr. M. RAMESHKUMAR

Dr. M. RAMESHKUMAR, BSc (Marine), PhD in Management. NET, SLET, KSET.

Academic Qualifications: PhD in Management (Bharathiar University), MBA with HR and Marketing Specialization and BSc (Marine) from BIT, Mesra. NET, SLET, KSET.

Experience: Rameshkumar has over 10 years of experience of which 2 years were into recruitment industry and 8 years in reputed academic Institutions. During teaching tenure he has published several papers in National and International Journals. He is an certified internal quality auditor and has Six-Sigma green belt from Indian Institute of Statistics. He has also undergone extensive training in SAP and SPSS platforms. He is an reviewer for three international journals and one national journal. He has attended various conferences and workshops related to management. He is a regular question paper setter for various private universities.

Courses Taught: Human Resource Management Subjects, Operations Management, Project Management, Research Methods and Management Information Systems.

Research Interests: Work Place Diversity, Employee Engagement and Emotional Intelligence.

Dr. ANJU KUMAR, B.Arch., MBA, Ph.D. (Banasthali University)

Dr. ANJU KUMAR

Dr. ANJU KUMAR, B.Arch., MBA, Ph.D. (Banasthali University)

Academic Qualifications: B.Arch. MBA-HR, Ph.D., Banasthali University.

Experience: Dr. Anju Kumar brings in more than 21 years of industry and teaching experience. She has worked with some of the leading B-Schools in Bangalore and has been associated with ISME for nearly three years. She has presented papers in international conferences, written research articles in international Journals, attended MDPs and coordinated/organised several events. She has reviewed several management text books and is on the panel of examiners in a reputed management college.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, HRM, Knowledge Management, OD & Change Management, Training & Development, Recruitment & Selection, Talent Management and the entire spectrum of HR related courses.

Research Interests: Talent management, Environment & Sustainability, Green Campuses, HR Analytics, OD&CM and Leadership.

H.S. MISHRA, MSc, LLB, Diploma in Management (MDI Gurgaon)

H.S. MISHRA

H.S. MISHRA, MSc, LLB, Diploma in Management (MDI Gurgaon)

Academic Qualifications:MSc (BHU), MSc (Defence Studies), Madras University, LLB, Agra University, Diploma in Management, MDI Gurgaon.

Experience: Has about 45 years of experience in working at mid and senior management level. 32 years in Indian Air Force, retired as Group Captain. Was involved in training air force officers & their career planning. Associated with ISME since inception as Head Placements & HR Faculty. At ISME he is involved in the mentoring and development of students, guiding students in internship & placement & teaching HR courses.

Courses Taught:Industrial Relations & Labor Laws.

Research Interests:Soft Skill training, Industrial Policy, Employment Scenario, Skill Development & Labor Laws & its implementation in IT & Manufacturing industries

PALLAVI JAIN, PGDM, PG in HRM (Wharton Business School, USA)

Pallavi Jain

PALLAVI JAIN, PGDM, PG in HRM (Wharton Business School, USA)
Director – Admissions

Educational Qualifications: PGDM(Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune), PG in HRM, Wharton Business School, USA

Course at ISME: Human Resources Management

Experience: Pallavi has over six years of managerial experience and has worked for Rallis India Limited, Mumbai & New Delhi as Assistant Manager engaged in establishing training and mentoring programs for newly inducted Management Trainees. While in the US, she was involved in staffing NVT Quality consultants on projects & coordinating training programs. She took over as Director, Admissions, ISME since long time and is handling the admissions, orientation, training and marketing functions of ISME.

Pallavi had been active outside her education and academic career. She played a pivotal role in coordinating and organizing written test, group discussion and interviews at Symbiosis, Pune. She had also actively participated in community activities by working as volunteer in the Role Models Program at Carnegie Mellon University.

Research Interests: Change Management and HRM

SHURLLY TIWARI, MPM, PGDBM (CMD, Modinagar).

SHURLLY TIWARI

SHURLLY TIWARI, MPM, PGDBM (CMD, Modinagar).

Academic Qualifications: MPM (Pune University), PGDBM (CMD, Modinagar). Currently pursuing PhD (Jain University)

Experience: Shurlly is a very dynamic talented person with over 18 years experience in teaching and Corporate, research, consulting and academic administration. Worked as a Head of Management Department, S.M.Shetty College, Mumbai. Handled HR professional in Convergys, Zenta, and I-energizer.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, Entrepreneurship, Business Environment, Business Communication, Human Resources Management, Knowledge Management, OD & Change Management, and Leadership.

Research Interests:  Spirituality and professional growth, Talent Management, Training and development, mindfulness and management, mental health at work place.

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY, Masters in Sociology (DSE), Ph.D. (Texas A&M University, USA)

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY, Masters in Sociology (DSE), Ph.D. (Texas A&M University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: Masters in Sociology, Delhi School of Economics; Ph.D. Planning & Public Policy, Texas A&M University, USA.

Experience: Over 30 years of experience in teaching, research, management consulting and academic administration. Worked as a Senior Management Consultant at Booz.Allen & Hamilton, Washington D.C., former professor, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. Worked in different capacities at the United Nations, New York and Texas A&M University, College Station, USA and Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad. Associated with ISME full time in institution building since its inception as a professor, Mentor and Dean, Academics.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, Entrepreneurship, Business Environment, Business Communication, Human Resources Management, Business Economics, OD & Change Management, and Leadership.

Research Interests: Public policy & planning, risk management, business ethics, common pool resources and public goods. Published in refereed international and national journals and conference proceedings and served as keynote speaker and panelist in many scholarly forums.

PREEJA SREEDHAR, PGDMCJ, PGHRM

PREEJA SREEDHAR, PGDMCJ, PGHRM

PREEJA SREEDHAR

Academic Qualifications: PGDMCJ & PGHRM

Experience: An avid trainer of soft skills. Preeja specializes in the areas of training & development and is a much sought after trainer at corporate and management colleges. Also a prolific writer, she has more than 18 years of experience in training & consulting.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, OD & Change Management, HRM, Knowledge Management, Business Communication.

Research Interests: Change management & Design Thinking.

SARADHA SUBRAMANIAN, M.Sc., M.Phil, PGDBA

SARADHA SUBRAMANIAN, M.Sc., M.Phil, PGDBA

Academic Qualifications: M.Phil, PGDBA, M.Sc Maths

Experience: Prof. Saradha has more than 15 years of industry, teaching and research experience in the field of HR Analytics. She has also conducted workshops on SPSS, AMOS and STATA at difference universities.

Courses Taught: Statistics; HR Analytics

Research Interests: Analytics

SURESH MENON, B.Sc, LLB, PGDPM

SURESH MENON

SURESH MENON, B.Sc, LLB, PGDPM

Academic Qualifications: B.Sc, LLB, PGDPM

Experience: Mr. Suresh Menon is a science graduate with a degree in Law and a postgraduate diploma in Personnel Management, Industrial Relations and Labour welfare. He has over 30 years of experience; he started as a practicing lawyer for 5 years in the High Court of A.P. before moving into the corporate. He held senior positions in IR and later HR being Administration and legal Officer for an American Agri based Company in Hyderabad for 4 years, Personnel Manager for Parle Biscuits for 6 years and Head of HR for Voltas Ltd (Delhi) for 4 years and then moving on to head a multinational Search Company in Bangalore for close to 3 years. Mr. Menon served with “Total Environment” for 31/2 years as AVP-HR taking care of the entire gamut of HR, Recruitment, Training and Administration. Mr. Menon is currently the V.P, H.R.

Mr. Menon has been on the Advisory Board of ISME and IILM Delhi. He was also instrumental in developing the Lal Bahadur Management Institute in Bareilly. Mr. Menon has also been a Faculty teaching Law and HR in various institutions including ISME, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth and Guru Nanak Institute of Management, Delhi.

Courses Taught: Managing Industrial Relations

Research Interests: Personnel Management & Industrial Relations

BUSINESS ANALYTICS

KIRAN KUMAR. K V, M.Com, PGDM (Finance & Marketing), (PhD)

Kiran Kumar

KIRAN KUMAR. K V, M.Com, PGDM (Finance & Marketing), (PhD)
Professor and Head of Department (UG)

Academic Qualifications: PGDM (Finance & Marketing), M.Com (International Business), CAIIB, NET (UGC), CFA (Level-1), CMA (Intermediate), currently pursuing PhD.

Experience: More than 12 years experience with close to 7 years in the Banking, Wealth & Financial Services Industry, Mr. Kiran held the position of AVP – Retail Banking & Wealth at HSBC, before he moved to pursue his teaching & research passion. He has been involved in course development and delivery in the finance stream for more than 5 years in different institutions. He is currently Professor and Head of the Department (UG) at ISME.

Courses Taught: Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Business Valuation, Strategic Finance, Derivatives, Alternative Investments, Financial Analytics, Analytical Tools – Excel and R

Research Interests: Corporate Finance Practices, Linkages of Corporate Finance Decisions to Value Creation of Corporates in Capital Markets, Newer Financially Engineered Products & their Working

DR. SHAMPA NANDI, MSc, MBA (IIT Dhanbad), Ph.D. (IIT Dhanbad)

DR. SHAMPA NANDI

DR. SHAMPA NANDI, MSc, MBA (IIT Dhanbad), Ph.D. (IIT Dhanbad)

Area of Specialization: Quantitative Techniques and Marketing

Educational Qualifications: PhD in Marketing from ISM (IT, Dhanbad). MBA (Marketing & Finance), MSc. (Math), UGC NET in Management

Experience:Dr. SHAMPA NANDI has been teaching since 2008. She has taught in US for 3 years before she moved to India. She is now associated with ISME and heads PGDM programme. She has published more than dozen papers in International and National Journals. she won several prizes for case writing and for research papers. She has also guided several students to publish papers and present in conferences. She herself has presented more 10 papers in the International and National conferences. Her area of interest is teaching and research, particularly marketing research.

Courses Taught: In ISME she heads PG department and teaches Quantitative Techniques and Research Methods to the students.

Research Interests: Her area of interest is consumer behaviour, marketing and particularly marketing research.

DR. SHYAM PRASAD, BSc, MMM, MBA, Ph.D. NET(Management)

DR. SHYAM PRASAD

DR. SHYAM PRASAD, BSc, MMM, MBA, Ph.D. NET(Management)
Professor and Controller of Examinations

Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. in Management; Double masters in Marketing Management (MMM) and Business Administration (MBA), SMT( Foundation) at IIMB, SMT (Elective) at IIMB, UGC-NET (Management)

Experience: Dr. Shyam comes with 24 years of industry and more than 14 years of teaching experience. He has published several papers on management in Scopus indexed journals both national and international; he has also presented papers in national and international conferences. He also won first prize in case solving completion. He completed foundation and an elective course in Strategic Management from IIMB. He is deeply interested in research and is well versed in R, Python etc. Worked for more than two decades in Marketing and Sales, held various positions such as general manager and marketing manager, and travelled widely across the nation.

Courses Taught: Marketing Management, Consumer Behavior, Services Marketing, Marketing Analytics, Advertising and Brand Management, Retail Management, Strategic Management and Innovation Management.

Research Interests: Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing and Brand Management.

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN, M.Sc (Economics and Quantitative techniques)

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN

SWARNALAKSHMI UMAMAHESHWARAN, M.Sc (Economics and Quantitative techniques)

Academic Qualifications: M.Sc in Economics and Quantitative techniques (Avinashilingam Deemed University), currently pursuing Ph.D. (TERI school of advances studies)

Experience: Over 9 years of corporate experience in Business Analytics and 4 years of research experience as a HSBC scholar in TERI school of advances studies. Worked as a consultant analyst in MNCs such as Amex, Genpact and Scholastic Inc. Taught at Presidency University, University.

Courses Taught: Quantitative Techniques and Economics.

Research Interests: Energy policy and economics, Behavioural Economics, Development studies with a focus on sustainability.

Dr. MANJUNATH B R, MBA, M.Com, CFA , EPAF, Ph.D., UGC NET

Dr. MANJUNATH B R

Dr. MANJUNATH B R, MBA, M.Com, CFA , EPAF, Ph.D., UGC NET

Academic Qualifications: MBA, M.Com, CFA (ICFAI), EPAF (IIM-C), Ph.D. (Finance), UGC NET (Management & Commerce)

Experience: He has overall 11 years’ experience, out of which 5 years of corporate experience in Investment Banking domain and 6 years of academic experience. He is expertized in the area of Applied Finance and his area of interest includes majorly Applied Finance and Analytics. He worked in the Philippines for JP Morgan Chase on Unit Unlisted Trust (UUT) migration project, Fidelity Business Services Pvt. Ltd. on Analytics and Data Services (ADS), Wipro-UBS as Corporate Action Specialist and Thomson Reuters as Research Trainee. He has been associated with many universities in India and abroad. He is also a Technical Consultant – Banking and Financial Service (BFS) for Ernst & Young (EY), involved in Leveraging ICT for Growth, Employment and Governance Project (LICT) initiated by Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) – Government of Bangladesh: Skill Development and training with reputed universities of Bangladesh. His last assignment was with Bapuji B Schools as an Assistant Professor of Finance, Davangere. He has presented and published 65 research papers and working papers at national – International level conferences.

Courses Taught: He taught courses like Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, Financial Derivatives, Investment Banking and Financial Services, Merges, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring, Financial Management and Corporate Valuation.

Research Interests: His research interest primarily lies in the area of application of Finance and Data Analytics.

MANOHAR D. RAO, B.Tech (IIT Madras), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

MANOHAR D. RAO, B.Tech (IIT Madras), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech, IIT-Madras & PGDM IIM-A

Experience: Manohar Rao has more than 35 years of experience in the areas of technical/management consulting and analytics. He has served in senior positions with companies like Pharos Consulting, CyberTech Systems and Software and 3SE; he is also the co-founder of an analytics company.

Courses Taught: Analytics. Quantitative Methods, Operations Management.

Research Interests: Business Analytics.

HEMANT SORENG, MBA (IIM Bangalore)

HEMANT SORENG, MBA (IIM Bangalore)

Academic Qualifications: MBA, IIMB

Experience: Hemant is a serial entrepreneur and a marketing professional with more than 19 years of experience in the internet & digital domain with strong exposure in marketing communications, e-commerce, Web Solutions, Analytics & CRM.

Courses Taught: Marketing Analytics

VISHNUPRIYA RAGHAVAN, MSc, MS (USA), Ph.D. (Alliance University)

VISHNUPRIYA RAGHAVAN, MSc, MS (USA), Ph.D. (Alliance University)

Academic Qualifications: Ph.D. Operations, Alliance University; MS – Information Systems (USA) MSc (Mathematics)

Experience: Dr. Vishnupriya is an educational Professional with a distinguished career of over ten years in business analysis and over ten years in providing educational instruction and training solutions to individuals and academic institutions

Courses Taught: Statistics; Operations Management

Research Interests: Operations Management, Analytics

OPERATIONS & QUALITY MANAGEMENT

A.N.CHADRAMOULI, B.E (NIT), PGPM (IIM Kanpur)

A.N.CHADRAMOULI, BE (NIT), PGPM (IIM Kanpur)

Academic Qualifications: PGPM (IIM-K); B.E (NIT)

Experience: A.N.Chandramouli comes with more than 30 years of experience as a senior management executive in manufacturing and operations with multi-national companies and is currently the Board Member of Starrag Heckert India which is a greenfield venture of Starrag Heckert AG from Switzerland. Prior to this, he worked as the CEO of Makino India Pvt. Ltd. for 6 years leading various operations. Mr. Chandramouli has been a member of ISME board since inception.

Courses Taught: Operations Management, SCM & Quality Management

VISWANATHAN HARIHARAN, M.Tech (IIT Bombay)

VISWANATHAN HARIHARAN, M.Tech (IIT Bombay)

Academic Qualifications: M. Tech – CS (IIT-Bombay)

Experience: Viswanathan has 25+ years’ experience in IT delivery & Lean consulting. He has managed software development projects and Application maintenance services. He has been expert in Lean and quality management. Viswanathan has been the Centre Director/Coordinator for the BITS, Pilani satellite centre in Bangalore.

Courses Taught: Operations Management, SCM & Quality Management.

MANAGERIAL SKILLS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Livea Paul Thekkekara, MA, MPhil, (PhD)

Livea Paul Thekkekara

Livea Paul Thekkekara, MA, MPhil, (PhD)

Academic Qualifications – BA with English as Special Subject and Political Science & Geography as General Subjects from Pune University, MA in English with Communication Studies from Christ University, MPhil in English Studies from Christ University and also pursuing PhD in English Studies from Christ University

Experience: Worked as a Visiting Faculty at both Jain PU College and CMS Business School (Jain University)and also worked as a full-time faculty at Indo-Asian Academy Was an active member of Centre for Social Action as a Drishti member(Street-play Team)at Christ University as a student and was the In-charge of Shakespeare Club at Indo Asian Academy as a faculty. Have Certifications in Introduction to Philosophy(University of Edinburgh’s online offering), Understanding Research Methods(University of London’s online offering), Research Ethics(The Global Health Network’s e-learning course), How to Plan a Great Lesson(British Council’s online offering) and Child Protection for Teachers(Queensland University of Technology’s online offering). Have published a research paper titled as Acculturation as a Challenge in Narayan’s Kocharethi in Research Journal of English Language and Literature(RJELAL)

Courses Taught – General English and Additional English

Research Interests – English Literature, World Literature, Tribal Literature, Dalit Literature, Film Studies, Rap Music

DR. JIWAN KUMAR SRIVASTAVA, M.Sc., MBA (HR & Marketing), Ph.D.

DR. JIWAN KUMAR SRIVASTAVA

DR. JIWAN KUMAR SRIVASTAVA,M.Sc., MBA (HR & Marketing), Ph.D.

Area of Specialization:Educational Management & Administration

Educational Qualifications:MBA (HR & Marketing), M.Sc., Ph.D.

Dr. J K Srivastava is an astute professional since 1996 with exposure & experience in the field of HR, School Administration and Management.

Dr. J K Srivastava completed Ph.D. from J N Vyas University, Jodhpur and MBA (HR & Marketing) from Sikkim Manipal University.

He had two decades of experience in School management and administration of a large govt. organization at Executive levels. He has presented research papers in National Seminars & participated in International Workshop, apart from publishing research papers in reputed National and International Journals.

KRISHNAN R, PGPM, LIII (GEN)

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KRISHNAN R, PGPM, LIII (GEN)

Area: Head Infrastructure and Facilities

Educational Qualifications: B.A. Psych/Eco; PGDPM – IMM – IR & HR, Jamshedpur

Experience: Mr. Krishnan is a licentiate in General Insurance from the Indian Institute of Insurance and is a Certified Train the Trainers from “Born to Live.” He served as Regional Marketing Manager for seven years with Photophone covering the territories of Karnataka and Goa and worked for 14 years with Shriram Group of Companies as a Manager. Additionally, Mr. Krishnan spent six years with ICFAI as Regional Head, South, where he was in-charge of 22 colleges. Mr. Krishnan comes with a rich and diverse background; he was a corporate trainer; Academic Head and Business Head and served on the panels of various institutions for training and placements. Prof. Krishnan has been a key player in the ISME placements.

Mr. Krishnan is very spiritual and provides community service in a local hospice for the terminally ill patients.

Research/Other Interests: Skill Developments, Community service

DR. MADHUR GUPTA, B.Ed., M.Ed., Masters in Psychology, Ph. D (Delhi University)

DR. MADHUR GUPTA

DR. MADHUR GUPTA, B.Ed., M.Ed., Masters in Psychology, Ph. D (Delhi University)

Academic Qualifications: Ph. D. in Educational Psychology, Masters in Education, Masters in Psychology, Masters in English, Bachelors in Education, Delhi University.

Experience: She comes with over 14 years of experience in teaching, research, counselling and academic administration. Worked as academic coordinator in St. Xavier’s School, Delhi. Professor in MCT College, Mumbai University, Mumbai, Academic Counsellor in Mother Teresa College, Mumbai. Principal & Professor in BTL College of Education, Bangalore. Professor in SFS PG College, M.Sc. Psychology, Bangalore University. Presently associated with ISME as Admissions Manager & Asst. Professor.

Courses Taught: Psychology, Educational Philosophy, Curriculum Designing, Sociology, Guidance & Counselling, Organizational Behavior, Pedagogies of English, Communication & Personality Development.

Research Interests: Educational Psychology, Learning Disabilities, Literature, Learning & Development. Presented & Published papers in international & national journals, panellist in educational Forums.

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY, Masters in Sociology (DSE), Ph.D. (Texas A&M University, USA)

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY

DR. SWAROOP D. REDDY, Masters in Sociology (DSE), Ph.D. (Texas A&M University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: Masters in Sociology, Delhi School of Economics; Ph.D. Planning & Public Policy, Texas A&M University, USA

Experience: Over 30 years of experience in teaching, research, management consulting and academic administration. Worked as a Senior Management Consultant at Booz.Allen & Hamilton, Washington D.C., former professor, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. Worked in different capacities at the United Nations, New York and Texas A&M University, College Station, USA and Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad. Associated with ISME full time in institution building since its inception as a professor, Mentor and Dean, Academics.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, Entrepreneurship, Business Environment, Business Communication, Human Resources Management, Business Economics, OD & Change Management, and Leadership.

Research Interests: Public policy & planning, risk management, business ethics, common pool resources and public goods. Published in refereed international and national journals and conference proceedings and served as keynote speaker and panelist in many scholarly forums.

PREEJA SREEDHAR, PGDMCJ, PGHRM

PREEJA SREEDHAR

PREEJA SREEDHAR, PGDMCJ, PGHRM

Academic Qualifications: MPM (Pune University), PGDBM (CMD, Modinagar). Currently pursuing PhD (Jain University)

Experience: An avid trainer of soft skills. Preeja specializes in the areas of training & development and is a much sought after trainer at corporate and management colleges. Also a prolific writer, she has more than 18 years of experience in training & consulting.

Courses Taught: Organizational Behavior, OD & Change Management, HRM, Knowledge Management, Business Communication.

Research Interests: Change management & Design Thinking.

RAMESH PUTTANNA, B.Tech, MBA

RAMESH PUTTANNA, B.Tech, MBA

Academic Qualifications: B.Tech and MBA

Experience: Ramesh has over 35 years of industry experience of which 20 years was at the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Bangalore. He is an IRCA certified Lead Auditor for ISO 9000-2000 and AS 9100 and has worked as a Technical Expert during quality audits in India for Perry Johnson Registrars, USA

Courses Taught: Innovation Management & Business Communication.

Research Interests: Entrepreneurship & Innovation.

LAW

ABHAYARAJ NAIK, B.A., LL.B. Hons (NLS), LLM (Yale University, USA)

ABHAYARAJ NAIK, B.A., LL.B. Hons (National Law School), LLM. (Yale University, USA)

Academic Qualifications: B.A., LL.B. Hons (National Law School), LLM. (Yale University, USA)

Experience: Mr. Naik has over 12 years of experience in teaching, research and consulting in legal and environmental studies. He served as a professor, consultant and researcher with leading institutions and organizations including Humboldt University and Max Planck Institute, Heidelberg, Germany, Jindal Global Law School, Sonipat, Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute, Berkeley, USA, Environmental Management & Policy Research Institute, Government of Karnataka, and Azim Premji University, Bangalore.

Courses Taught: Law & Governance, Law & Justice, Family Law, Jurisprudence; Law & Violence, Political Philosophy & Politics, Constitutional Law, Law of Contracts; International development, Critical Perspectives on Theory & Practice, Environment & Sustainability, Law & Society, Legal System Reform, Political Philosophy.

Research Interests: Critical Theory, Ecology & Environment, Governance, Law & Policy, Philosophy

ARUNA H.M, B.A., LL.B. (JSS Law College, Mysore)

ARUNA H.M

ARUNA H.M, B.A., LL.B. (JSS Law College, Mysore)

Academic Qualifications: B.A., LL.B. (JSS Law College, Mysore)

Experience: Aruna has a rich mix of teaching and industry experience. She set up a partnership firm in 2004 with “Rugan & Arya” handling a diverse range of legal matters. As a Consumer Lawyer for Barclays Bank and Emirates Airways, she represented the companies before the District Consumer Forum and the State Consumer Forum while also handling their civil, property and contractual matters. She has also conducted legal audits for Vijaya Bank and worked for Total Environment Builders as an in house counsel to streamline legal processes and documentation. She has also worked for Vivek Chandy Associates and as a trainee for King & Patridge Advocates. She has taught legal concepts to management students.

Courses Taught: Business Law & Ethics, Contracts, Law of Contracts, Drafting, Pleading & Conveyancing,

Research Interests: Property Law, Matrimonial Disputes.

MUSTAQ KHAN LODI, B.A, M.A, PGDPM, LLM, M.A (HRM), M.Phil, Ph.D (Alliance University)

MUSTAQ KHAN LODI, B.A, M.A, PGDPM, LLM, M.A (HRM), M.Phil, Ph.D (Alliance University)

Academic Qualifications: B.A. (Literature, Madras University), Diploma in Social Work (Calcutta University), M.A. (Public Administration, Utkal University), PGDPM (HR, NIPM Calcutta), LLM (Business Law, Kuvempu University), MA (HRM, Periyar University), MPhil (Management, Manav Bharti University), Ph.D. (Organizational Behavior, Alliance University)

Experience: Mushtaq has around 30 years of experience both in India and overseas with 6 years of teaching experience. He worked as HOD of the BBA LLB department at CMR Law School for a period of 3 years, along with teaching positions at Indian Academy, and SVCE Bangalore. His industry experience spans across companies such as Neelkamal Group, Inter Ocean Ship Repairs LLC, Goetze India Ltd, Hindustan Motors Ltd, Ashik Leyland and Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant. He is also enrolled as an Advocate with the Bar Council and is practicing in the local courts such as the Civil Court, Family Court, Consumer Forums, DRT and the High Court. Mushtaq is an expert on Muslim Laws and Labour Laws and is an internationally recognized scholar of Shariah.

Courses Taught: Muslim law, Labor Laws, Law of Contracts, Drafting, Pleading & Conveyancing, Business Environment, International business, HRM, Entrepreneurship, Principles & Practice of Management

Research Interests: Environmental Law, Shariah Law

PRAGATI SHUKLA, B.A., LL.B (UK)

PRAGATI SHUKLA, B.A., LL.B (UK)

Academic Qualifications: B.A., LL.B (UK).

Experience: After completion of her LLB in UK, Ms. Pragati was called to the Bar of Inner Temple in London. Upon her return to India in 1993, Pragati practiced as part of the office of the Senior Counsel and former Attorney General of India handling constitutional and civil litigation cases. Ms. Shukla also worked with M/s. King & Partridge Advocates Bangalore for around 11 years, handling civil litigation, contractual, constitutional, company, corporate, and arbitration and consumer protection areas. Her teaching experience spans across the Institute of Chartered & Financial Analysts of India, Institute of Business Management & Research, and ISME.

Courses Taught: Business Law & Ethics, Corporate Law, Contracts, Law of Contracts, Drafting, Pleading & Conveyancing,

Research Interests: Environmental Law

PRATEEK MISHRA, B.A., LL.B

PRATEEK MISHRA

PRATEEK MISHRA, B.A., LL.B

Academic Qualifications: B.A., LL.B (National Law School of India University, Bangalore)

Experience: Prateek Mishra is an independent practitioner of law with over 10 years of experience in advising clients on corporate matters and transactions.

After graduating from the prestigious National Law School of India University, Bangalore, Prateek worked with reputed Indian law firms in India where he gathered experience in advising, domestic and international clients, on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, labour laws, and employment-related matters, before setting up his own practice in Bangalore.

Courses Taught: Corporate law, M & A, Labour laws

Research Interests: International law and cross border legal issues.

PREETHI MOKSHAGUNDAM, BAL, LL.B, LLM, MBA (USA), Ph.D. (Andhra University)

PREETHI MOKSHAGUNDAM

Preethi Mokshagundam, BAL, LL.B, LLM, MBA (USA), Ph.D. (Andhra University)

Academic Qualifications: BAL, LL.B, LLM, MBA (Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, Chicago, Illinois), Ph.D. (Andhra University)

Experience: Ms. Preethi has 12 years of teaching experience at various law colleges and universities. In her last role, she was working as a corporate legal consultant for Varun Group of Company and a visiting faculty of law at All Saint’s Law College. She has also taught at other law colleges such as ICFAI Law University, Dehra Dun, Damodaram Sanjeevaiah National Law University and was a Principal at All Saint’s Christian Law College, Vishakhapatnam from 2005 to 2010. She also served as a Legal Administrator and CSR Consultant for Vijay Nirman Company Pvt Ltd from 2010 to 2014. She is also a practicing Chamber and Court lawyer and has served under Deshpande & Associates and Dhanraj & Associates while drafting legal documents and handling cases of both civil and criminal nature in Magistrate and Sessions Court.

Courses Taught: International Law, Maritime Law; Civil Procedure Code & Limitation Act, Contract Law, Corporate Law

Research Interests: Environmental Law, Nuclear Policies for Peace

RICHA SAXENA, B.A., LL.B (National Law School), LLM (London School of Economics)

RICHA SAXENA

RICHA SAXENA, B.A., LL.B (National Law School), LLM (London School of Economics)

Academic Qualifications: B.A., LL.B (National Law School), LLM (London School of Economics)

Experience: Ms. Saxena has 10 years of Corporate Law experience with leading corporate like Ernst & Young LLP, Cognizant, O.P. Jindal Global University, Credit Suisse Business Analytics, ICICI Bank Ltd. She is an Assistant Manager with the E&Y Law Unit.

Courses Taught: International Commercial Contracts and Drafting, Legal Method, Statutory Interpretation

Research Interests: Environmental Law, Corporate Law

VINAY GIRI, B.A., LL.B.

VINAY GIRI, B.A., LL.B.

Academic Qualifications: B.A, LL.B.

Experience: Prof. Vinay Giri is a practicing advocate and partner at Messrs. King & Patridge Advocates Bangalore. He has been teaching law at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Company Secretaries of India, Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts, National Law School of India and other leading management institutes in Bangalore. Prof Vinay has advised a wide range of clients including clients from multinational companies, public sector undertakings, and software companies. His areas of expertise include tax, conveyancing, corporate law, testamentary law, civil law, arbitration, banking, etc.

Courses Taught: Business Law, Taxation, International Testamentary Law

Research Interests: Taxation, Conveyancing, Corporate Law, Testamentary Law, Civil Law, Arbitration, Banking, etc.