Bibhu Prasan Patra
PhD (IIT Kanpur)
Currently he is teaching Business Ethics, International Business Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Environmental Management System and Corporate Governance, Social and Ethical Responsibility offered by XIMB. His Present research interest is in the area of Practical Ethics. Besides Business Ethics, he has widely worked on Bio-Medical Ethics, Development Ethics and Environmental Ethics.
Teaching Interests: Organisational Behaviour, Groups in Organisations, Organisational Theory HRIS Work Experience: Currently he is the State Head for SIP Academy India (P) ltd., a Malaysian multi-national, based in over 9 countries globally. This organisation promotes a brain development programme for children, based on the Abacus. Course is designed to increase the concentration, memory and computational skills of the participants using the Brain Gym and Abacus. He is actively involved in day to day teaching as well as promotional and marketing activities.
Mr. Agrawala holds an engineering degree in Electronics & Telecommunication from University College of Engineering, Burla and a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Florida Institute of Technology, USA. An active member of Project Management Institute (PMI), USA and also is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
He has more than 20 years of rich experience in industry as well as in academics. While he has the experience of working in various positions in the IT industry with global giants, he also has the unique experience of managing businesses in the areas of Agro based Food processing and IT Consulting. He has worked with global organizations such as Cap Gemini (USA), Bell Labs (USA), Satyam and HCL Technologies to name a few. He has extensive experience in the area of Project and Program Management. He has also been actively involved in presales function and has been part of many winning proposals in leading IT organizations.
Fellow Programme in Management Scholar from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta, India International MBA (Fall Semester) from Instituto de Empresa, Spain MBA (Finance & Marketing) from Utkal University, India A Senior Business Leader, Recognized as a highly effective top level executive with 9 years of proven success in taking companies to the next level in technology through leading edge implementations, market development and management; accustomed to large-scale global operations in diverse cultural environments.
A keen analyst with exceptional skills and experience in various real estate micro markets in Real Estate Acquisition, Litigation management, Negotiations, Valuation, Legal, Due Diligence of real estate properties, Building Development Rules & Statutory Approvals. Acknowledged for well-defined understanding of the business –technology interface and capacity to identify and align client’s emerging technology needs with products and services.
Highly accomplished senior professional with key international experience in providing technical service and boosting profits across the retail industry in the East Europe, Middle East and North Africa (EMENA) region. Orchestrated creation and launch of highly successful communication strategies targeting diverse audiences; impacted growth by driving optimization of business operations.
Dexterity to anticipate potential barriers and work within the organization to resolve barriers before they create delays along with identifying issues for escalation to executive management with proposed recommendations for resolution. Poised and competent with demonstrated ability to easily transcend cultural differences. Thrives in deadline-driven environments. Excellent team-building skills.
Prime Areas: Financial Management, Valuation and M&A, Fundamental analysis & Equity research, Investment advisory and trading 12 years of international and domestic experience in the area of Financial Management, Investment advisory, Valuation & M&A, and Financial reporting & analysis in CFO-Net, Deloitte consulting, Venture capital, and few other firms in India and USA. He played the leadership role in last 6 years managing a team of 70+ people and project finances of multimillion dollar projects. He also trains students in CFA and Equity Research and lectures at premier business schools as visiting faculty. Pankaj possesses MBA from Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and Engineering graduate from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. He also possesses certification in leadership & management from Harvard University.
PGDBA (Finance), ICFAI, Hyderabad, 1997
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), ICFAI, Hyderabad, 1997 B.E (Mechanical), Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, 1995 Sanjay is a seasoned professional with almost 14 years of experience in the industry and academia. He has worked in the areas of Equity Research, Portfolio Management and Client Servicing in the financial services sector. Prior to founding ZIFI, Sanjay was part of the finance faculty at IBS Bhubaneswar, where he taught Accounting, Financial Management, Investment Banking & Financial Services, and Financial Risk Management. He has also worked with companies such as PricewaterhouseCoopers and Transparent Value. Apart from academic responsibilities Sanjay is actively involved in building corporate relations and developing industrial tie-ups for corporate training and management consulting
Prof. Haribandhu Panda
Ph.D. (Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok)
Area : Strategic Management, Management of Technology and Energy Management Prof. Haribandhu Panda, holds a Ph.D. in Management of Technology and M. Engg. in Energy Technology from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi, and B. Engg. (Mechanical) from the Regional Engineering College, Rourkela. He has more than twentyeight years of national and international experience in academics and industry. He has worked as Professor and Member of Board of Governors, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Technology Management Specialist at the South East Asia Technology Co., Ltd. (SEATEC), Bangkok; Assistant Chief Design Engineer at the National Thermal Power Corporation, Ltd. (NTPC), New Delhi, and Senior Research Associate at the Energy Technology Division of the AIT, Bangkok.
Prof. Kamalesh Mishra
DBM. MMS, from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management. (Pune University) Mr. Kamalesh Mishra completed DBM. MMS, from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management in the year 1987, under Pune University. He has also done A Diploma in Marketing Management from SIOBM and has completed his LL.B. He is on the verge of completing his doctoral research in Branding. Mr. Mishra, served corporates for 13 years in the area of sales and marketing; mostly in B to B sector in the western part of the country. He is a member of the Film Society of Bhubaneswar and loves to be involved in creative activities
Prof (Dr.) Sushanta Tripathy
PhD (Industrial Engineering & Management, IIT, Kharagpur) Operations Sushanta Tripathy, is a techno-commercial professional, exposed in the field of teaching/research on operations management for about twenty two years, including a foreign assignment as assistant professor in Industrial engineering department at Mekelle University, Ethiopia for two years. He has published around 12 papers in referred journals like International Journal of Modelling in Operation Management, International Journal of value chain Management, Journal of Modelling in Management, and International Journal of Electronic Transport, and International conferences.His teaching and research interests include operations management, supply chain and logistics Management , data analysis and modeling, and service operations management. He is a fellow of Institution of Engineers (India).
Dr. Fakir M Sahoo
Dr. Fakir M Sahoo, a research Professor in XIMB. He is also a former Professor & Head of the Centre of Advanced Study in Psychology, the first of the two centre’s in India. He has received his doctoral degree from Queen’s University at Kingston, Canada. He has worked with Professor John W Berry, the past President of International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology. His other achievements include UGC’s career Award in Humanities & Social Sciences, Indo-Shastri Fellowship offered by Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute and Professional Associateship accorded by East-West Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. He has published approximately 100 research papers in National & International Journals. He has completed supervising more than 33 doctoral theses. He has directed 16 National Seminars / workshops. He has presented 26 International Congresses. These include the Chairmanship in a session of the International Congress of Psychology, held in Brussels, Belgium.