GUEST SPEAKERS FROM INDUSTRY

The programme aims to prepare industry-ready managers. Guest speakers from the industry are often invited to deliver talks and share their expertise as of regular and elective courses in the programme. The list of guest speakers who delivered talks as part of PGPM courses in the academic year 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 are as follows:

S. No.

Name of the Guest Speaker

Organization and Designation

1 Mr. Aashish Chopra Content Marketing , Video Marketer
2 Mr. Ajay Mohanty Anand Rathi Financial Services , Vice President/Head-Forex Consulting
3 Mr. Anand Rao Galvantrix Pvt Ltd , Director
4 Mr. Aniraban Chaudhuri J Walter Thompson Worldwide , Senior VP & Executive Planning Director
5 Mr. Ankur Khurana Wipro Consumer Care , Group Manager-Strategy& Innovation
6 Mr. Ashok Ramachandran Aditya Birla Group , Group Executive President - HR
7 Mr. Babu Krishnamoorthy Finsherpa Wealth Management Services) , CEO & Co-founder
8 Mr. Badri Veeraraghavan Smart Kredit Tech , Cofounder and CEO
9 Mr. Dharmakirti Joshi CRISIL Ltd. , Chief Economist
10 Mr. Dharmendra Yashoyardhan IXIGO. Com , Founder
11 Mr. Dheeraj Praxis , India Responsible Business Forum
12 Dr. Dhiraj Naygar NITI Aayog , OSD, Head, Economics, Commerce and Finance
13 Mr. Ganesh Balakrishnan Shop clues , VP Seller Services
14 Dr. Ganesh K McKinsey & Co. , Senior Knowledge Expert
15 Mr. Ganesh T N Kaizen Institute Asia Pacific Pvt. Ltd , Freelance Professor
16 Mr. Harish Vaidyanathan Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. , Director - ISV Business
17 Mr. Himanshu Bhangre KPMG Global Services , Manager
18 Mr. Jalaj Dani Supply Chain & Chemicals, Asian Paints Ltd , Former President-HR
19 Mr. Jayaram Kasi Visweswaran Pikkol , VP-Product & Data Sciences
20 Mr. John Devason Apollo Tyres Ltd. , Unit Head
21 Ms. Kanika Kalra Freecharge , Snapdeal
22 Mr. Karthikeyan C Accenture , Senior Manager
23 Mr. Kaushlendra Kaushalya Foundation & KMID Green Promotor -Samriddhi , Founder
24 Mr. Kishore Sambasivam Renault- Nissan Technology & Business Centre , GM-HR
25 Mr. Kumar S TCS , Associate Vice President
26 Ms. Kalpana Subbaramappa Freelance Analytics , Consultant
27 Ms. Khyati Shah Inflexion Point Consulting , Design and Technology Lead
28 Mr. Lakshmana Perumal MGM Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, Chennai , Director-Finance and Operations
29 Mr. Malhar Barai Hi-Tech Vertical Tech Mahindra , Head of Marketing
30 Mr. N Venkitesh Corporate Planning and Strategy- Stovekraft , Head
31 Mr. Natarajan Sankar Boston Consulting Group , Principal
32 Mr. Rajeev Thakkar Parag Parikh Financial Advisory Services , Director and CIO
33 Dr. Rajendra M. Ganatra India SME ARL Limited , Former MD&CEO
34 Ms. Rajashree Natrajan Cognizant Foundation , Chief Operating Officer
35 Mr. Ram Chakravarthy Britannia Industries Limted , Product Manager
36 Mr. Ramesh Mangaleswaran Mckinsey and Company , Senior Partner
37 Mr. Ramakrishnan K Kantar World panel South Asia. , GM & Country Head
38 Mr. Ranjan Sethuraman Latent View Analytics , Chief People Office
39 Mr. Ravindra Godase Advanced Analytics Accenture , Senior Manager
40 Ms. Rupali Rane Sutures India , Head-HR
41 Mr. Sampath Rengachari Hansa Cequity , Board Advisor
42 Dr. Sasipriya M Karumanchi Laico , Senior Faculty
43 Mr. Saul Ahuja GMETRI , Founder
44 Mr. Siva Paramsivam Deloitte's Strategy & Operations Consulting Practice. , Director
45 Mr. Shailesh Pathak L & T Infrastructure Development Project Limited , CEO
46 Mr. Srihari K Saint Gobain , Business Manager
47 Mr. Sunil Tirumalai Credit Suisse, Mumbai , Director
48 Mr. Supriyo Sircar APAZ , Executive Vice President & Strategic Business Head
49 Mr. Suresh Ramadurai Independent Marketing , Research Consultant
50 Mr. Venkatesh Natarajan Ashok Leyland Group , Senior Vice President-IT / CIO

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Name of the Guest Speaker

Organization and Designation

1 Dr. Indranil Roy Chowdhury Strategic Risk, Deloitte Advisory , Business Manager
2 Mr. B Viswanathan IIT Madras , Research Scholar
3 Mr. Alok Pande Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India , Director
4 Mr. M Narendra Indian Overseas Bank , Former Chairman and Managing Director
5 Mr. Ram Chakravarthy S Britannia Industries Ltd. , Product Manager
6 Mr. Umesh Sharma Business Consultant , Independent Strategic
7 Mr. Karthikeyan Chandran KPMG , Manager
8 Mr. Ajit Kumar ICICI Bank , Manager
9 Mr. Sunil Tirumalai Indian Telecom and Financials Research, Credit Suisse , Director
10 Mr. Sunjay Govindaraj ESPN Cricinfo , Senior Manager
11 Ms. Avantka Susan Nigam Pepsico , Associate Director
12 Mr. Suhas Nath Misra Hector Beverages , Co-founder
13 Mr. Namit Agarwal Private Sector Engagement, Oxfam India , Lead Specialist
14 Dr. Manu Mathai Azim Premji University , Assistant Professor
15 Mr. Sharath Chand G Barclays Investment Bank , Assistant Vice President
16 Mr. K Ganesh McKinsey & Co. , Knowledge Expert & Global Head of SCM Center of Competence
17 Mr. Chetan Danivas Infosys Ltd. , Principal (Education and Research)
18 Mr. Dharmendra Yashovardhan Co founder Ixigo , Angel Investor
19 Mr. Pankaj Garg Daily Objects , CEO
20 Mr. Amit Chadha Dell Inc., USA , Director
21 Captain J Raghuram Vodafone , Former Vice President
22 Mr. Sashikiran Chandrashekharan Asian Paints , Manager (Supply Planning)
23 Mr. Tony Sebastian Taj Hotels and Resorts , Head (Digital media buying)
24 Mr. Biju Dominic Final Mile Consulting , CEO and co-founder
25 Mr. Babu Krishnamoorthy Finsherpa Investmet Service , Founder & CEO
26 Mr. Arjun Mohan Think & Learn Pvt. Ltd. , Vice President Marketing
27 Mr. Gaurav Teltia J P Morgan Chase , Chief Investment Officer
28 Mr. Ashok Pandey Consultant , Independent
29 Prof. Venkatesh Chakravarthy L V Prasad Film and TV Academy. , HOD (Direction & Screenwriting)
30 Mr. M K Raghavendra Film Critic , National Award Winning
31 Mr. Kumar Ramanathan Positive Integers, Chennai , CEO and MD
32 Mr. Rajendra Nath Mehrotra Novartis India Private Limited , Non-Executive Independent Director
33 Mr. P N S V Narasimhan Cyient Ltd , Global Head HR & Senior Vice President
34 Mr. Asit Kumar Barma Value Labs , Chief Marketing Officer
35 Mr. Raghavshyam Visual Business Intelligence , Independent Consultant
36 Mr. Vivekanand Visual Business Intelligence , Independent Consultant
37 Mr. Sujoy Kumar Roy Chowdhury IBM India , Group Manager
38 Mr. Rajneesh Pathak Accenture , Senior Manager
39 Mr. Rajesh Agrawal ICRISAT, Telangana , Assistant Director General of Finance
40 Mr. Sumit Neogi CIPLA , Head (Corporate HR)
41 Mr. Suresh Ramadurai Research Consultant , Independent Marketing
42 CA. Pradeep Kumar Senthilkumar & Co Chartered Accountants , Partner
43 Mr. Navneet Ranjan Bhusari Cold Storage and Director (Mediversal) , Managing Director
44 Mr. S K Soonee Power System Operation Corporation Limited , Advisor
45 Mr. Shailesh Pathak CityInfra Capital, New Delhi , CEO
46 Mr. N Venkatesh Ashok Leyland , CIO
47 Mr. Sundar Srinivasan IT Professional , Business

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Name of the Guest Speaker

Organization and Designation

1 Ms. Akshata Samant Percept Pictures , Senior Creative Executive
2 Mr. Ananta Kumar Giri Madras Institute of Development Studies , Associate Professor
3 Mr. Aswath TP Mumbai , Independent HR Consultant
4 Mr. Devendra Kumar Pant India Ratings and Research, Fitch Group , Chief Economist & Senior Director (Head-Public Finance)
5 Mr. Digant Dwivedy Standard Chartered Bank , Regional Head-South Asia, Credit Initiation and Fraud Risk (Retails)
6 Mr. Harish H V Grand Thornton , Partner
7 Mr. Jayant Kaim Edelweiss , Derivatives Trader
8 Mr. Jeetendra Singh MGM Beach Resort , Manager (Training)
9 Mr. Kalidas Ashok Marketing and Planning System , Chief Marketing Scientist & Managing Partner
10 Mr. Kaushal Shah Kotak Mahindra Capital Company Limited , Associate Director
11 Mr. Manoj Haridas ITC Limited , Principal Scientist, Head of Intellectual Property
12 Ms. Marie Banu Centre for Social Initiative and Management , Director
13 Ms. Nalini Guhesh Ogilvy One , Managing Director ,Network Analytics
14 Mr. Prakash Dharmarajan HR , Independent Consultant
15 Mr. Praveen Raj CSIR Trivandrum , Principal Scientist
16 Mr. Raghuram J Vodafone Essar , Associate Vice President
17 Mr. Rajamani Srinivasan SAP , Vice President
18 Mr. Ram Mohan menon Inatech Info solutions - A Glencore Company , Advisor
19 Mr. Ramprasad Jaganathan Tractors & Farm Equipment Ltd. , Senior General Manager
20 Mr. Rangan T S Rupajan Management Consulting Pvt. Ltd. , Managing Director
21 Mr. Rao M B N Indian Bank & Canara Bank , Former Chairman & Managing Director
22 Mr. Sanjiv Aundhe Fire Luxur Developers Pvt. Ltd. , CEO
23 Mr. Shreenivas Kunte CFA Institute , Director (Content)
24 Mr. Subhash Thomas KPMG Global Services , Director
25 Mr. Sundar Raj Max Hyper Market India Pvt. Ltd. , Senior Vice President
26 Mr. Sunil Tandon MGM Beach Resort , General Manager
27 Mr. Sunil Tirumalai Indian Telecom and Financials research, Credit Suisse , Director
28 Mr. Suresh Ramadurai Marketing Research, Data Analytics , Independent Consultant
29 Mr. Swaminathar Ramaswami MIPP International , Member, Board of Directors
30 Prof. Venkiteswaran N IIM Ahmedabad , Professor (Retired)
31 Mr. Vishal Shah Leadership and+A1:C82 People Science, Wipro , Vice President