Let’s have a look to the masters of management who are going to come and speak in the conclave of IMA 2013.
Mr. N.R. Narayana Murthy
Chairman Emeritus - Infosys
Father of software companies in India
Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy is the founder of Infosys Limited, a global software consulting company. Highly respected for his integrity, the list of his achievements goes on and on - The Economist ranked him among the 10 most admired global business leaders. He has been awarded the Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India and Legion d'honneur by the French Government. He is currently the Chairman Emeritus of Infosys.
Dr. Kumar Mangalam Birla
Chairman- Aditya Birla Group
Dr. Kumar Manglam Birla is the chairman of Aditya Birla Group who with his exemplary grit has led to unparalleled heights. Today, the $40 billion Group is a leading name in a variety of sectors with his operations in 36 countries. A highly awarded personality, his list of awards includes Forbes India Leadership Award- "Entrepreneur of the year,2012", NASSCOM's 'Global Business Leader Award 2012 & many more.
H.E.Dr.Linus Von Castelmur
Ambassador of Switzerland
His Excellency Dr. Linus Von Castelmur is the Ambassador of Switzerland; he entered in diplomatic service in 1990. Since then he held several diplomatic positions in Budapest. Geneva, Bern, Canberra, Copenhagen and Brussels. He assumed office as Ambassador of Switzerland to India and Bhutan in April 2012.
Mr. Harish Bijoor
CEO-Harish Bijoor Consults
Mr. Harish Bijoor is a profolic blend of entrepreneur,author,quizzer and brand manager. He is an authority on consumer behaviour and has the uncanny ability to combine technology and the ground reality to enhance the mass appeal of the brand. He is a much sought after public speaker in India and across the world. He also writes for leading news papers, especially on the subject of branding.
Dr. Naresh Trehan
Chairman & MD- Medanta-The Medicity
Dr. Ramesh Trehan is a renowned surgeon and medical administrator. He was the founder, Executive Director and Chief Surgeon of Escorts Heart Institute and Research Center, New Delhi. Presently he is the chairman and MD of Medanta- the Medicity, a multi super speciality institute. He has many awards to his name including the Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan.
Maj.Gen. [Dr.] G.D.Bakshi
SM, VSM (Retd.)
Maj. Gen. Bakshi is a combet veteran of many skirmishes on the LC and counter-terrorist operations in J&K and Punjab. He holds a PhD in strategic Studies. He is also the author of 25 books. He is at present the Editor-in-chief of the Defense & Security Alert Magazine. He has presented many papers such as restructuring the Indian Air Forces, Promotion System in the Army: Dealing with Peacetime Atrophy and many more.
Dr. Fredrick Hackling
Research Director and Lecturer-D-MTEC, ETH Zurich
Dr. Fredrick Heckling is a Research Director and Lecturer at the Department of Mgmt., Technology and Economics at ETH Zurich. His research revolves around novel forms of innovation and entrepreneurship which has been published in several journals. He is a known speaker, trainer and advisor on emerging issues in nexus of innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.
Mr. Ravi Chaudhary
Chairman-CeNext Consulting and Investment Pvt. Ltd.
Mr., Ravi Choudhary is the founder Chairman of CeNext Consulting & Investment Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. An ace speaker with sharp intellect, he is a mentor of many well-known CEOs & corporate boards. His clients include Fortune 1000 Corporations, UN Organizations & Govt. of various countries. His book Quest for Exceptional Leadership: Mirage the Reality is called the best handbook for the corporate executives.
Dr. Santrupt Mishra
Director-Group HR-Aditya Birla Group
Dr. Santrupt Mishra is CEO, Carbon Black Business and Director, Group HR of the Aditya Birla Group. He is the Director on the Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd. board. He has been conferred with several awards such as 'The Manufacturing Leadership Award' by 9.9 Media's Industry 2.0 Magazine,’ Role Model & Exemplary Leader Award' at Asia's Best Employer Brand Awards and many more.
Mr. Alok Kejriwal
CO- Founder & CEO-Games to win India
The founder of the two win group, Mr. Alok Kejriwal is an ace digital entrepreneur. He is currently the CEO and CO-Founder of Games2win-a leading online games company of the world. His previous three ventures proved to be successful. These are contests2win.com, Mobile 2win-acquired by Walt Disney in China & Norwest ventures in India and Media to win. Outside of work, Mr. Alok is an avid yoga practitioner & a blogger.
Many degrees adorn his name viz. LL.B., FCA, ACS, AMP (Wharton Business School) and AMP (Harvard Business School). He is the joint Managing Director if Jyothy Laboratories Ltd., India’s leading Consumer Goods Company. He is the driving force in transforming the company from a proprietary concern to a multi-brand corporate with brands like Ujala, Henko, Pril, FA, Margo, Mr. White, Chek, Neem etc.
Mr. D. Shivakumar
Sr. vice president-Sales (India, Middle East and Africa), Nokia
Mr. D. Shivakumar is an Engineer and an MBA. He is currently Sr. Vice President-Sales (India, Middle East and Africa) of Nokia. Shiva has run more then 34 brands. He has received many awards-One of Top Five Marketers in India in 2003, Brand Builder of the Year in 2008, Best CEO in 2009 etc. His alma mater IIM Calcutta has awarded him the Most Distinguished Alumnus Award.