My Education

I believe, there is much to learn from everyone that I meet, and hence education for me is a continuous process.

The Formal, and the beyond...

Formal Education

Doctorate in Management

Fellow Program in Management, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta, India, 2002
Finance & Control

  Doctoral Dissertation 


A.U. College of Engineering Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, 1992
Chemical Engineering


Negotiation Skills module trainer

Certified by LBSNAA & Bocconi University, Feb. 2015 (Mussoorie, India)

Mezzanine Leadership Skills module trainer

Certified by LBSNAA & M/s Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), Sep. 2014 (Mussoorie, India)

'Workplace Big Five Profile' Personality Assessment Certification Programme

Completed by Center for Applied Cognitive Studies (CentACS) through CCL, Singapore-U.S.A., Jun. 2014 (Mussoorie, India)

GIZ Leadership Sills module facilitator

Certified by LBSNAA & GIZ, May 2014 (Mussoorie, India)

Basic Leadership Skills module trainer

Certified by LBSNAA & CCL, Dec. 2013 (Mussoorie, India)

'Leadership Coach Certification

Completed CCL USA, Jun. 2013 (Mussoorie, India)

Knowledge Upgradation Efforts

Participated in two workshops on Facilitating Competence based Learning Programmes Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Jan. 2015 & Mar. 2015 (New Delhi, India)

Participated in Case Writing Workshop by Richard Ivey School of Business, Feb. 2014 (Mussoorie, India)

Participated, National Public Private Partnership (PPP) Capacity Building Programme, by LBSNAA, Feb. 2014 (Mussoorie, India)

Participated in workshop on Collective Action – Challenging Leadership Value, by GIZ, Oct. 2013 (Bonn, Germany)

Participated in workshop on Innovation Lab under the Human Capacity Development Programme, GIZ, Nov. 2012 (Bonn, Germany)

Participated in workshop on Making Transformations Happen- Strengthening Change Agents in their Leadership Development, by GIZ, Oct. 2012 (New Delhi, India)

Participated in workshop on Difference & Diversity: Chance or Danger by the Ruth Kohn Institute for TCI International, National Centre for Livelihood Management, Aug. 2012 (Mussoorie, India)

    Academic Honours

    Research Grant from the National Stock Exchange of India Limited, Mumbai in 2001

    ‘Aage og Elva Nimbs’ Scholarship at the Copenhagen Business School, Denmark in 2000

    Research Grant from the Aditya Birla Center for Management Research of London Business School in 1999

    Best Research Proposal Award in the ‘Strategy’ Category at the A V Birla workshop on Management Research, organized by Aditya Birla Center of London Business School and IIMs of Ahmedabad, Bangalore, and Calcutta in 1999

    Best Doctoral Students Paper Award at the Management Development Institute (MDI) Gurgaon in 1997