Dr. H. H. Mankad has a Ph.D. in International Finance and is a Post-graduate from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Economics and Wharton School, Philadelphia, USA. He is a visiting faculty for Economics at leading management institutes. He has over 10 years of experience in Academic Administration including as Director and Vice Chancellor of the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. His consulting experience spreads over Project Financing, Organization Development, Executive Recruitment and Managing Family Businesses. He has conducted numerous training programs for middle and senior management cadres. He has conducted research mainly in Economics, Business Environment, Leadership and Education Management and published several articles in reputed journals. He is a recipient of Scholarships and Fellowships for undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral studies. He received the award for Meritorious Service, Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina; the British Council Scholarship for Research and Education in Entrepreneurship; and Best Teacher in Management Institutes by Bombay Management Association.
Mr. Anant Amdekar is a B.Com, L.L.B., and A.C.S. He is a visiting faculty at leading Management Institutes, for over 10 years. His area of expertise comprises of Corporate Laws, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisition, Analyses of Financial Statements. He has conducted Management Development Programs for companies like Mercedez Benz, Jindal, and Merck etc. Currently he is a Consultant for some of the reputed companies like Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Chiron Panacea Vaccines Pvt. Ltd., Ingram Micro (I) Pvt. Ltd. Etc. He has received the Best Faculty award for 4 consecutive years at IIPM and Secured 8th Position in India in Final CS exam
Mr. Pranav Lunavat is a Post Graduate in Business Administration from the Indo-German Training Centre, Mumbai. He is a Production engineer and has a Diploma in Tools and Die Making. His past experience was as Project Manager at MAN FORCE Trucks and at Mahindra Navistar Trucks. Currently he heads Velotech Solutions where they develop and implement customized solutions to increase productivity. Few products developed by Velotech Solutions are Pump Selection Software, Quotation Management System, CRM software, etc. Few of the Clients to which Velotech Solutions is serving consist of Mather & Platt Pumps Ltd, Flowmore Pumps Ltd, etc. He believes that apart from functional knowledge, a small exposure to programming and database concept can enhance efficiency in implementation of ideas.
Ms. Malavika Nagarkar is a M.A. in Applied Linguistics from the University of Essex, UK and M.A. in English Literature from the University of Mumbai. She also has a P.G. Certificate in Teaching of English from C.I.E.F.L, Hyderabad (Distinction) and Certificate in Sanskrit from University of Mumbai (One year course). Her area of expertise lies in Communication Skills (Writing, Speaking, Inter-personal Skills, Speech, Diction and Speaking with Expression, Group Discussion techniques). She has conducted several training Programs in companies for writing, speaking and presentation skills, personality development, etiquettes etc. She has also conducted many workshops in group discussion and interview techniques. She has rich teaching experience for Under-graduate and Post-graduate students and is currently faculty at various management institutes teaching the M.M.S and PGDM Courses. She has been awarded the TCTP Award for study in the UK by British Council.
Ms. Lawaljit Bhatia is an experienced IT professional with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. She has over 20 years of experience in IT training for professionals. Skilled in IT Infrastructure Management, ERP Implementations, Operations Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Team Motivation, she holds an Honours Diploma in Systems Management with a graduation degree from University of Allahabad.
Ms. Jaya Joshi is a graduate in psychology with honors, Jaya was under study to Khursheed Merchant since 1986 a leading corporate trainer, recognized by India Today as one of the most innovative coaches in the Corporate World. She joined Khursheed Merchant’s Training company (1986 to 2003) as a Director and Co-Coach and has coached over 15000 people. She marketed KMI Programs in India, creating acceptance of Transformational Workshops, then new to the Corporate world. Her marketing experience also includes working as a Senior Manager-Corporate Relations under the leadership of Nanik Rupani, Chairman of Enkay Telecommunication, also President, Indian Merchants Chamber of Commerce. For past several years she is working under her own name in the area of behavioural and attitudinal transformation. At the Corporate level her focus has been empowering individuals to keep up with the fast changing commercial environment and inculcating the entrepreneurial spirit, passion and a sense of ownership at their work place. She is also focused and committed to make available coaching for students in Educational Institutes. She has been a faculty with the Management Institute of Indo German chamber of commerce for the past seven years. When she initiates dialogues from the very inception, she designs the coaching programs for the company, focusing on a measurable value of contribution for their investment of time, energy and resources. This has allowed her to build long term business relationships with companies like Axis bank, HDFC bank, Siemens, ATE Marketing, Bayer, Nicholas Piramals, Perfetti, Wockhardt and several others. Her studies also include with apprenticing with KMI’s International associates: Neil Wragg, Transformational Coach for Youth at Risk in UK, Miki Wallezeck, Corporate Trainer with Transformation Technologies, Germany and UK, Certification in Neuro Linguistic Programming by Fr. Dick McHugh PhD, NLP.
Mr. Sudhakar Kasture holds Masters in Foreign Trade (M.F.T) and is an International Trade Consultant with experience of over 4 decades. He is a CEO of a consulting firm IMPEXCONSULT, Partner of Generation Next Business Consulting and Director of Helpline Impex Pvt. Ltd. and EXIM institute (A Div. of Helpline Impex Pvt. Ltd.). He has been an Advisor/ Consultant to many big companies like HUL, Siemens, Godrej Group, Blue Star, BKT, Essar Oil, MRPL, BPCL, Marico, Huber Group (India), Raychem RPG, Vedanta Group, ThyssenKrupp, Zen Technology etc., in the field of foreign trade policy and WTO related issues. He has conducted various tailor-made training programmes for Corporates like Aditya Brila Group, Asian Paints, Atlas Copco, Aurobindo Pharma, Balmer & Lawrie, BDP International, BPCL, Forbes Marshall, Godrej, HPCL, IOCL, L&T, Michelin India, NOCIL, PwC, Tata Steel etc. and Institutions like AIFMP, AIRIA, BCCI, CII, CAPEXIL, CHEMEXCIL, ECGC, Exim Bank, FEDAI, FIEO, GCCI, IGCC, PHARMEXCIL and Banks like YES Bank, AXIS Bank, DBS Bank, ICICI Bank, Union Bank, etc. Recently he has conducted Trade Analysis for the products under the purview of SHEFEXIL, PHARMEXCIL and CHEMEXCIL, with specific reference to India’s current and proposed Free Trade Agreements. He loves in-depth analysis of important international trade subjects like Foreign Trade Policy, World Trade Organisaition (WTO), Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), Customs Regulations, Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Regulations, Non-Tariff Barriers, etc., for he believes that conceptual clarity is uppermost in any understanding process.
Mr. Kaustubh Joshi is a Post Graduate in Business Administration from the Indo-German Training Centre. A Mechanical Engineer with Operations Research as a special interest, he is also a certified Six Sigma Green Belt Professional from KPMG, Mumbai. His main area of competence is Systems and ERP. Currently he is associated with KPIT Technologies as a Senior Consultant for ERP and has served leading organizations like Colgate Palmolive, Eirich Transweigh and L&T Infotech. He has over 10 years of national and international exposure in Manufacturing Industry and ERP Consulting for process / productivity improvements, ERP planning, designing, testing & training for various business verticals. His academic experience includes teaching and mentoring students / employees at various levels in the domain of ERP.
Mr. Sydney Prabhu is a Gold medallist graduate in Economics and Political Science (Mumbai University) , a Law graduate and MMS from JBIMS (1967)-1st batch, He has a total experience of 50 years – in companies like Pfizer, Voltas & Nifco in India and 25 years’ experience with MNCs overseas with 39 years as Board Director/Chairman. His career spans positions in various functional areas in Marketing Management, Project Management & General Management. He has simultaneously, 18 years of teaching experience at the Post Graduate level in Management Studies at JBIMS, NMIMS, WELINGKAR, IGTC and other institutions. He is currently a Senior Corporate trainer and on the Board of Directors of companies in India and Overseas as well as of Educational Institutions.