B.E. (Electrical Engg.); M.B.A. (University Gold Medalist); PhD (pursuing from IIM-Indore)
He is a techno-business strategist cum academician with 37 years of experience with global technology companies and premier B-Schools. He held top/senior leadership positions with Alcatel Lucent, Lucent AT&T, Fujitsu, Tellabs, Reliance Jio and Indian School of Business (ISB). In his role as Director of R&D with Lucent AT&T and later Alcatel Lucent, he spearheaded technology transformation initiatives in CDMA network in USA. Later, he moved to global corporate education within Alcatel Lucent and held the position of Asia Pacific head with Alcatel Lucent university (24 campuses in APAC). He later set up a countrywide Jio university as a Chief Learning Officer of Reliance Jio. He moved to management education space in 2018 with ISB (Hyderabad) and spearheaded initiatives to set up ISB digital campus. He is also adjunct/guest faculty with IIM-Lucknow (Executive programs), MDI (Gurgaon), Amity University Online MBA (Global) and GIBS (Bangalore). He also conducts master classes & management development programs for CEOs, CHROs and senior/mid level professionals in the industry.
Artificial Intelligence adoption in HR, Human-Machine collaboration, Digital Leadership, Digital Transformation in post Covid19 era, Strategic HRM, Future skills.
AI adoption in HR, Digital transformation of HR, Designing & Building corporate academies, Blended education models (management education), Strategic human capital development
1) His paper "Organizational Learning in a Complex World: A Digital Transformation Framework for an Extended Enterprise" was accepted at ISDSI Global Conference 2021 - Leading Business in a Fluid World, hosted by IIM-Nagpur) in December, 2021
2) His paper "Rise of B2B-SAAS Ventures: Examining the Sales Growth Phenomenon from the Lens of Complexity, Chaos, and Transformational Leadership" was accepted at 12th Conference on Excellence in Research and Education - CERE on Digital Decade: E-Learning, E-Business and E-Working hosted by IIM-Indore in June 2022.
FORE School of Management has been designing, developing and conducting innovative Executive Education (EE)/ Management Development Programmes (MDPs) for working executives in India for over three decades.