Dr. S. P. Rath Currently serving as Professor – Management Studies of Institute of Hotel Management, Taj Hotels, Resorts & Palaces (IHCL) – A TATA Enterprise, (University of Huddersfield, U.K.). He has doctoral and post doctoral qualifications in Management. As an author has published more than 12 books, published from U.K., U.S.A., India with more than 100 published international journal research articles, more than 100 research papers presented and published in international conferences. As a consultant he has handled more than 35 prestigious international research projects. Worked for the industry 15 years in U.K., France, West Asia, India at senior management positions and more than 15 years as professor of Management at different Universities and leading B’ Schools in UK. UAE, India. As an English Poet has published “Poems of the Portraits” to his credit. As a Ph.D. Research guide affiliated to different Universities in India, UK, and Israel in guiding research scholars for Doctoral Programs in Management. To his social responsibilities is a well known Wild Life Protection activist with several international appreciations and awards. Widely authored many books on “Oriental Indian Management System”.
Dr. Venkat Ram Raj Thumiki He is an assistant professor at Department of Business, Modern College of Business & Science, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. He is full-time involved in research, consultancy and corporate training. He has varied experience in handling foreign teaching assignments. His qualifications are M.B.A. (Marketing), M.Phil. and Ph.D. (Management). He has conference presentations, edited books, magazine & journal articles to his credit. His research interests include marketing to urban poor, marketing to women & children, rural marketing and marketing to the bottom of the pyramid.
Dr. Vinaydeep Brar She is an associate professor of marketing at Balaji Institute of International Business, Pune, India. She is a bachelor of computer applications (B.C.A.), master of business administration (M.B.A.), and doctorate of philosophy in management (Ph.D.). She is also an editorial and advisory board member of international refereed journals. She is an author of numerous publications in international peer-reviewed referred journals. She has presented numerous papers at various international and national conferences and seminars. Her research interests include consumer behaviour, market research, and customer relationship management, etc.
Simranjeet Kaur Sandhar She is serving as an Associate Professor, Finance at Indore
Institute of Science and Technology. Her qualifications are M.B.A. in
Finance and Marketing and Ph.D. in Management. She is a regular contributor in the
field of research. She has to her credit 12 years of experience in academics,
administration and industry at different leading Management Institutes and B’
Schools. As an author she has published edited books and
more than 60 published research papers in National and International peer-reviewed
referred journals. She also has in her account three case studies published in
European Case Clearing House (ECCH). She has presented several papers at
various international and national conferences and seminars. Her quality
research work is marked by a milestone when she visited Middlesex University at
Dubai, UAE in 2011 wherein she presented an empirical research paper. Her
inclination in the area of research is towards stock market trend, working
capital management, corporate finance, etc. She has been a member of the core
committees when it comes to academic excellence and student welfare. As a Ph.D.
Research guide affiliated to Devi Ahilya University, Indore she is also guiding
research scholars for Doctoral Programs in Management.
Dr. Haitham Nobanee He is an assistant professor of finance at the College of Business Administration, Abu Dhabi University, U.A.E. He received his doctorate degree from the University of Manchester. He is an author of numerous publications in international refereed journals. He is also an editor, associate editor, guest editor, and member of the editorial board of various international refereed journals. He is also a reviewer of many international journals including Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Business Research, and Applied Economic Series. He also presented papers and served in numerous international conferences as editor of conference proceedings, track chair, reviewer and discussant of conference papers. He has won the best reviewer award of Applied Economic Series for the year 2011. His research interests include working capital management, and stock market micro-structure.
Arun Kumar Deshmukh He is a research scholar (Ph.D.) and UGC- Junior Research Fellow (UGC-JRF) at Faculty of Management Science, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. He did MBA (Marketing and International Business) from Bhopal
University, one year Executive Program for Young Professionals (EPYP) from IIM-
Calcutta, and three months Faculty Development Programme in Management
(FDPM) from IIM- Indore. His research interests are Demand/Supply
Chain Management, and Distribution & Channel Management, Relationship
Marketing, Retailing and Social Marketing. Prior to joining BHU, he worked in
different capacities in the industry as well as in teaching. He worked as Zonal
Manager-Sales (MP/CG) with Malayala Manorama Co. Ltd. (MMCL), Bhopal and thereafter,
his inclination towards academics turned him as Assistant Professor at School
of Business & Management, Jaipur National University (SBM-JNU),
Jaipur. He worked on various research
Projects including World Bank funded ICAR project-NAIP (National Agriculture
Innovation Project) with the Indian Institute of Management (IIM-L), Lucknow,
and perspective planning for MGNREGA
(Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) at Dausa District
(Rajasthan) with JNU, Jaipur. He has authored several research papers presented
in international / national conferences, published in journals and book
Piyush Kumar Agrawal He is a management professional with cumulative experience in service management, process Improvement, problem solving, team management, co-ordination and client relationship management. He is working as a service desk engineer (operations) at Tata
Consultancy Services, Pune, India. He is bachelors of commerce (B.Com.) and masters of business administration (M.B.A.). He has got ITIL 2011 foundation certificate in service management and six sigma green belt. His research interests include service management, CRM, team management, etc.