FACULTY PROFILES

Dr. Yogeshwari Phatak

Ph.D., MBA (Finance), Director

Dr. Yogeshwari Phatak has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore, since November 1, 1994. She took over as Director on November 1, 2008. Prior to which she has served in Nagpur Doordarshan, Admas Advertising Company, Nagpur and Gajra Bevel Gears, Dewas. She has been involved in teaching Financial Services, International Finance and others finance oriented subjects/courses at Postgraduate level to the students of management. She has studied at Bombay and obtained her B.Com Honors from Bombay University. She has done her M.B.A. in Finance from Department of Business Management Nagpur University and her Ph.D. from Institute of Management Studies, DAVV, Indore.

She was nominated by ICICI to attend  10 days Wealth Management extensive training program organized by ICICI at Pattaya, Thailand. She has attended a number of National and International Conferences where she has presented research papers in the area of Finance and Education. She has supervised a number of research projects and has been awarded "the Best Summer Internship Program Co-ordinator" by ICFAI, Hyderabad. She has to her credit more than 50 research papers in journals and books. She has edited books in the area of Management and has developed and published a number of case-studies and case monographs. Some of her cases have also been published by European Case Clearing House, Cranfield University, U.K. She has also written and published number of status papers on Indian and world economy. She has served as an Editor for the Prestige Management Journal for a number of years.

She is a recognized Ph.D. guide by Zoroastrian Society, Indore and Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore and six research scholars have been awarded Ph.D. under her guidance. Her doctoral dissertation has been published by the Journal of Finance India. Dr. Yogeshwari Phatak has been engaged in corporate training and is a recognized AMFI trainer. She has also conducted training programs for executive of J.K. Industries (Tyre and Tube Division) at Kankroli, Indore Management Association, NJ Invest Pvt. Ltd., Surat and Rustom Ji Armed Police Training Academy, Indore Management Association Indore to name a few. She is also a motivational speaker and has conducted workshops on topics like Creative Decision Making, Habits of Successful people, Management by Consciousness, Self Management. She has been Vice President of Western Region at Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS). She is on the review panel for Pearson Education House and Oxford University press. Besides she has been on editorial board of Journal of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh.

She is member of Rotary Club Indore Uptown. She was on Governing Body member of State Resource Centre for Adult Education Bhartiya Grameen Mahila Sangh, Indore and on the Advisory Board of MPSE Institute of Knowledge Management and AIESEC, Indore. She is also member of Board of Studies of JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur and is on the Board of Studies of Mumbai University. She is Panel Member of Ph.D evaluation of Jain University, Bangalore; Ganpat University, Ahmedabad;. Bharti Vidya Peeth University, Mumbai; Utkal University, Bhubaneshwar and Sukhadia University, Udaipur. She has been nominated on Asia's Who's Who - Men & Women of Achievement, Rifacimento International Consecutively for last four years.

Dr. Raj Kishore Sharma

Ph. D., MIB

Professor : Economics

Dr. Raj Kishore Sharma is a teacher, speaker, advisor, author and researcher. He joined the Institute on July 17, 2008. He has nearly 15 years of Industrial experience and 19 years of teaching experience. He has been awarded a Ph.D. in Economics from the reputed School of Economics, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore, and completed his masters in International Business from the same Institute. He has been guiding research scholars, Till date four research scholar have been awarded Ph.D. under his able guidance. He has edited 7 research books up till now and his various research publications have been accepted by the SSRN for public viewing creating high level of impact. He has also authored a book titled ‘Company Law, Secretarial Practices’. He has attended a number of national and international conference and presented papers in them. Besides, he has a number of research papers in reputed journals. He has written a number of cases which have been uploaded on European Case Clearing House, Cranjield University, U.K. He is on the board of directors of Flex CG Service Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Alok Bansal

Ph.D., MBA (Systems)

Professor and Head – Systems and Quantitative Techniques

alok_bansal@pimrindore.ac.in, +91-9301300500

Dr. Alok Banal has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research (PIMR), Indore since July, 2005 and presently working as Professor and Head, Systems and QT Department. He has Seventeen years of teaching experience and one year of Industry experience. His areas of interest include Information Systems, IT for Managers, Business Research Methods and Decision Making Skills. He has more than sixty publications to his credit. He is a recognized Ph.D. Guide of Management in Devi Ahilya University, Indore. Six Ph.D. degrees were awarded under his guidance. He has published his research work and case studies at National and International level. He has completed the research project entitled Management Research in India and developed a monograph entitled Management Research in India: A Bibliography of Doctoral Topics. He has also published four monographs based on IT namely: Information Technology Security; Artificial Intelligence Applications; Enterprise Applications and Online Applications of Information Technology in the year 2006. He has also edited five books namely ‘Organizational Transformation through Information Technology: Issues and Challenges’; ‘IT Innovation for Organizational Excellence’, ‘Transcending Horizons through Innovative Global Practices’; ‘IT Initiatives for Building Creative Organizations’ and Quality Management Practices for Global Excellence in the year 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2015 respectively. He has organized two national IT conferences in the year 2006 and 2007 and two International Conferences on Management in the years 2009 and 2015. He has received best teacher award of Prestige Institute of Management and research, Indore for the year 2015-16 out of 72 full time teachers. He has also received four best research paper awards. First award along with cash prize of Rs. 20000/-, received in 12 th Nirma University, Ahemdabad, International Conference on Management in the year 2009. Second award received in International Conference on Evidence Based Management, organized by Department of Management, BITS, Pilani on March 20-21, 2015. Third award along with cash prize of Rs. 3000/- received in Second International Conference on 'Innovative Management Practices & Emerging Trends - Envisioning Global Challenges' by Aaltius Institute, Indore on May 01, 2015. Fourth Award in the Faculty Category along with cash prize of Rs. 5000/- received in the Third International Conference on "Ethical & Technological Challenges of Management: A Blueprint for Global Business Excellence" organized by Altius Institute of Universal Studies, Indore on May 7, 2016. Currently, he is President of Indian Society for Technical Education, Indore Chapter. He is also coordinating Deemed University project of the Institute. He has worked as referee in editorial review board of AIMS International Journal of Management and as managing editor of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research. He is a corporate trainer of SPSS, MS Excel, etc. and conducted many training sessions for executives, faculty members, and students.

Dr. Anukool Manish Hyde

Ph.D., M.P.A. & L.W., PGDPM, B.Sc.

Professor and Head : HR and General Management

He joined the Institute on August 08, 2007 As a Reader. Currently he is a Professor and Head (HR and General Management) at the Institute. He is an approved Ph.D. guide in Management for DAVV, Indore. Nine research scholars have done Ph.D. under his guidance. He has more than twenty one years of teaching experience along with industrial experience in Personnel Department. He has been awarded “Best Teacher” by PIMR in International Conference held in 2009. His areas of interest include Human Resource Management, Human Resource Development, Industrial Relations and Labour Laws, Organisation Behaviour. He was an Organising Secretary for Second International Conference 08 at PIMR. He was Coordinator for National Research Methodology and National Case Writing Workshops at PIMR. He has attended several conferences and his many papers have been published in reputed Journals like VISION, XLRI etc.,Conference books and ADBC listed journal. His manuals on Emotional Intelligence Scale and Organisation Commitment have been published. He has attended FDPs which were sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi. He has conducted Personality Development sessions, Mock Interviews for CAs and Management Students. He has conducted sessions for Platoon Commanders at Rustamji Armed Police Training College,Indore,NGO and various organisations. He is an Editorial member for many reputed journals.

Dr. Ajit Upadhyaya

Ph.D.(Mgmnt), M.B.A(Mkt,IT)., M.Sc.(Physics)

Professor and HOD : Marketing

He joined the institute on August 26, 2007. He has blend experience of industry and academic fields. He is having eighteen years of teaching and five years of industrial experience. He has extended his marketing consultancy to Ahrihant Hospital Indore, and trained SME entrepreneurs at SISI Indore, Communication, motivation and behavioural training at Rustamji Armed force Training College Indore. He extended training to Career lift edutec pvt ltd sales persons on institution sales and Customer management training to front line and middle level executives of Indian Postal services He has also guided a project to the Nylons Industries Jalgaon (Maharashtra). He is also working as personality developer. He organized various sales training sessions for pharma and insurance salesman. He has won the National Debate Championship for Vikram University, Ujjain (M.P.). He was also awarded by M.P. Vidhansabha Bhopal (M.P. Legislative Assembly, Bhopal) in Model Parliament contest (Pratiman Sansad). He has attended and co-ordinated Inter-National and National Conferences as a secretary and seminar, FDPs, Case writing workshops , Advertising workshop and Research Methodology workshops as a coordinator.He has presented papers in international conference on Management at Montclair state University, New jersey ,USA, IMT Dubai (U.A.E.), Maldives (Male), IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Kozikode and IIM Indore. He has more than 110 research publications in his credit. His Paper also published in “International Journal of Marketing strategy” of Howard University. He is member of Board of studies, Faculty recruitment panel and Syllabus revision committee of some universities .He was invited as a Key note speaker in international conferences and chaired sessions in foreign universities such as Montclair State University,New Jersey(USA) and Male National University(Maldives,AMDISA-SAARC ) . He is on international thesis evaluation panel of Australian university. He was invited as discussant in public program at SONY television. He had been in a Jury panel of National Lok Adalat organized by MP High court as Social representative.Under his supervision eight candidates have been awarded doctorate in management by university.He edited two books titled “Managing in the New World Order- Strategies for Sustainable Business Development (2010)” and “ IT Enabled Marketing Practices For Global Business Organizations(2012)”.

Dr. Vipin Choudhary

M.Sc., MBA, Ph.D. (Management)

Associate Professor: Marketing

He is currently working as an Associate Professor with Prestige Institute of Management and Research (PIMR), Indore since July 1, 2008. He has over seventeen years of teaching experience at postgraduate level that include co-ordinating and handling of various academic and administrative responsibilities including International Conference, Manthan, Research Methodology Workshop, Swavlamban, Examination, Admissions, E-Cell, Shantiniketan to name a few. He is a recognized Ph.D. Supervisor in the Faculty of Management, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore Since 2010. He has presented several research papers in National and International Conferences and published research papers in Proceedings and Journals. He has also developed number of case studies. He has edited book titled “Managing People, Processes and Environment for Global Prosperity”. He has also edited a Case Monograph titled ‘Cases in Management: Indian Experiences’. Currently, he is Managing Editor of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research. He has conducted a different training sessions on ‘Sales Management’ for employees of Indian Postal Department. He also conducted training sessions on ‘Motivation’ for Platoon Commanders of Police Department at Rustamji Armed Police Training College (RAPTC), Indore. He has been member of Indian Society of Training and Development (ISTD) and has served as an Honorary Secretary in Indore Chapter two years. He had been coordinator of ‘Aaghaaz’ Entrepreneurship Development Cell, PIMR in association with NEN for several years. He has also worked with Institute of Business Management and Research, Indore for more than eight years. He has also attended several National and International Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Faculty Development Programs organized by renowned institutes including IIM Bangalore, IIT Roorkee, MDI Gurgoan, NMIMS Mumbai, International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi, National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), Bangalore etc. He has also done Advanced Courses, EEC Course (Entrepreneurship Educators Course) and Foundation Course organized by NEN. His areas of interest include Services Marketing, Marketing Research, Consumer Behavior, Marketing Management, Information Technology, Entrepreneurship and Business Research Methods.

Dr. Nitin Tanted

Professor and Head-Finance

MBA (B.E- Finance) and Ph.D.

Dr. Nitin Tejkumar Tanted is working as a Professor and H.O.D. (Finance) at Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. He has done his Master’s in Business Economics (MBA- Business Economics) with Specialization in Finance and thereafter Ph.D. from School of Economics DAVV, Indore. He is also recognized as a Ph.D. Guide from DAVV University, Indore. Dr. Tanted has also worked on varied academic positions at IPS Academy, ICFAI & Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences and gained a rich Academic and training experience of more than 16 Years. His subjects of interest are Financial Accounting & Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management, Risk Management and Financial Derivatives, Fundamental and Technical analysis, Financial Modeling using Excel, Financial Planning and others finance and economics oriented subjects.
He has attended many National and International Conferences where he has presented research papers in the area of Finance. He has more than 44 research papers to his credit in national , International Journals and Conference books. Dr. Tanted has authored a book on “Management of Foreign Direct Investment in Indian States: with special reference to Madhya Pradesh” which was published by a renowned International publisher of U.K. Along with this he has also written three status paper and newspapers articles on key financial and economic issues which were published in Dainik Bhaskar.
He has cleared NISM Certified modules which mainly include Investment Adviser Level I & Level II, Research Analyst, Interest rate, Currency and Equity Derivatives and Mutual Fund module, National Stock Exchange certificates which mainly include NCFM module of Capital Market, Mutual Fund, Currency and F & O Derivative’s module, Commodity Derivatives module and Insurance module. He was empanelled as a Financial Education Resource Person (M.P. and Chhatisgarh) by Security Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for Imparting Financial Education and creating awareness among Working Executives, Housewives, School and College going students and Self Employed Persons.
Dr. Tanted is continuously engaged in training in the areas of Mutual funds; Capital Market, Derivatives Market, Financial modeling using Excel, Financial Management, etc. He is selected as a CPE Resource Person (Mutual Fund) by National Institute of Securities Market (NISM) for conducting ARN Renewal Training Program. He has also conducted training programs under the aegis of Armed Police Training Academy, Indra Securities Pvt. Ltd., National Stock Exchange, Union Bank, Axis Bank, CIEL Mumbai, ITM Institute of financial market, Mumbai to name a few. He has conducted an International Training Program for a week in Bangladesh on Advanced Commodity Derivatives.
Dr. Tanted believes that the price of success is hard work, dedication and determination to the job at hand. With this belief he has guided many young and budding managers for taking entrepreneurial assignments. Dr. Tanted has under taken a consultancy assignment for Prestige Feed Mills Ltd where he has analyzed financial statements and prepared a report for getting credit rating from SMERA credit rating agency, Mumbai. He was also a consultant to Shree Company where he has developed a Client risk management mechanism system for client data analysis. Dr. Tanted has also worked as a strategic consultant at Laxmi Land Developers Pvt. Ltd where he has assisted promoters in strategic planning and Preparation of Documents for RERA Registration.

Dr. Rajesh Jangalwa

PGDBM, MPA

Associate Professor: Human Resource Management, Human Resource Development, Organizational

Behaviour and Organizational Development

He has joined the institute on 27th July 2006. He has nineteen years of experience including fourteen years of teaching and more than three years of industrial experience. He has fourteen research papers and case-studies in National and International Journals and Magazines to his credit. He has recently submitted his Ph.D. thesis in the area of Micro Organizational Behaviour. Apart from research his interest areas are training, development, creativity and innovation, optimism and spiritual intelligence. He has conducted seventeen training programs for various business houses and companies including Indian blue-chip organisation. He is a life member of Indian Society for Training and Development, New Delhi and National HRD Network, Hyderabad. Since last two years he is a Secretary for the Indore Chapter of National NHRD Network. He is working on two major projects One ‘Occupational Hazards of Police Organisations’ and ‘Meaning of Work in Indian Heritage’

Dr. Deepak Jaroliya

Ph.D.., M.C.A.

Associate Professor: Systems

Deepak Jaroliya is an Associate Professor in the area of Systems. He is associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since 2004. He has been awarded with Ph.D.. degree by Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhylaya, Indore. He has done Master of Computer Applications from D.A.V.V., Indore. Presently, he is on the Editorial Board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research. Dr. Jaroliya is also a member on the review panel of Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited. He is Secretary cum Treasurer of Indian Society of Technical Education, Indore Chapter. He is life member of National HRD Network. Beside this, Dr. Jaroliya is the coordinator for the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of the Institute. He has published research papers, cases and articles in varied disciplines of management and actively involved in editorial work. He has twenty five publications to his credit. He has edited five books titled “Information and Communication Technologies: Enhancing Business Competencies Through Innovative Practices”; “Value Creation for Competitive Differentiation (Emerging Trends in HRM and Marketing” and “Value Creation for Competitive Differentiation (Emerging Financial and Technological Trends)” in the year 2011 “Managing in the New World Order: Strategies for Sustainable Business Development” in the year 2010 and “IT Enabled Practices and Emerging Management Paradigms” in the year 2008. He has participated in various development workshops organized by top business schools like Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore etc. He has conducted workshops for various organizations like JMC Projects (India) Ltd. He has presented research papers at various national and international conferences held at IIM, Ahmedabad, ISB, Hyderabad; IIT, Bombay; NITIE, Mumbai; IIM, Khozikode; NIRMA University, Ahmedabad etc. His research and teaching area includes e-Banking, e-Business, Research Methods.

Dr Swaranjeet Arora

Ph.D. (Management), CMA (USA), M.F.A and UGC-NET (Management)

Associate Professor: Finance

Dr. Arora is a faculty in finance and accounting area with more than eighteen years of work experience. Currently she is an Associate Professor in Department of Management at Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. She has also served IIM Indore as an academic associate. She has done her doctorate in management and post graduation in finance from Devi Ahilya vishwavidyalaya, Indore. Her doctoral work was in the area of "risk management system in banks". Her doctoral dissertation has been published by the Journal of Finance India. She is recognized Ph.D. guide in faculty of management at DAVV, Indore; ITM Raipur and Pacific University, Udaipur. Her area of interest includes Risk management, Banking and Investment Management. She is also a qualified Certified Management Accountant (CMA) from Institute of Management Accountants, USA. She is an UGC-NET (Management) qualified. She has more than fifty publications to her credit and her research papers and case studies have been published in journals of international and national repute including the journals listed in Scopus and ABDC Journals list. Some of her cases have also been published online and uploaded on www.thecasecentre.org by the Case Centre, North America, USA. She has also received research awards for her publications from Asia Pacific Journal of Business, Kangwon National University, Korea and best research paper award from SAMVID, The Annual Research Journal of SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai. She has edited four research books and was also conference secretary of PIMR tenth and eleventh international conferences in years 2016 and 2017. She was also Managing Editor of Prestige e-journal of Management and Research and is in review board of various International and National journals like Journal of Management Development (ISSN: 0262-1711); Asia-Pacific Finance and Accounting Review (ISSN: 2278-1838); FIIB Review and Inderscience Journals.

Awards and Recognitions:
  • 1. Conferred upon Best Faculty Award by Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore in year 2018
  • 2. Received Best Research Paper Award for research paper publication titled, “Exploring Customers’ Perception towards Value Added Services in Mobile Telephony- A Comparative Study” in SAMVID- A journal by SP Jain institute of Management, Mumbai, Vol. 5, 7-13, 2016, ISSN 2320-0596 and also received cash price of Rs. 20,000.
  • 3. Received Research Award for research paper publication titled, “Credit Risk Measurement Practices in Indian commercial Banks- An Empirical Investigation” in Asia pacific Journal of Business, Kangwon National University, Korea, Vol 5 (2), 37-50, 2014, ISSN 2233-5900 and also received US$500.
  • 4. Recognition of Outstanding Services as an IMA Campus Advocate by Institute of Management Accountants (IMA- USA) on August 08, 2017
  • 5. Recognized supervisor for Doctoral students at Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya , Indore ; Institute of Technology and Management, Raipur; Pacific University, Udaipur
  • 6. Review Board Member for Journal of Management Development (ISSN: 0262-1711), (Indexed and abstracted Emerald Management Reviews, Academic Abstracts/CD-ROM, Autographics, Business Source, Cabell's, Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Management & Marketing, Collectanea Corporate, Current Citations Express, Current Index to Journals in Education, EP Collection, ERIC, ESSEC Business School, Galileo, Human Resource Abstracts, Innovative, INSPEC, Management and Marketing Abstracts, Manning & Napier, PsycINFO, Scopus, Technical Education & Training Abstracts, School Organisation and Management Abstracts, Telebase).
  • 7. Review Board Member for Asia-Pacific Finance and Accounting Review (Listed in Ulrich’s Periodical, USA). [(ISSN 2278-1838; Print) (ISSN 2319-7218; Online)]
  • 8. Review Board Member for FIIB Review indexed in Google Scholar, J-Gate, EBSCO Discovery and CNKI Scholar (ISSN 2319-7145).
  • 9. Review Board Member for Inderscience Journals.
Dr. Manisha Singhai

Associate Professor

She joined the Institute on August 01, 1998. She has over thirteen years of teaching experience and more than 18 years of research experience. She has attended several International and National Conferences, Seminars, Research Methodology Workshops, Case Writing Workshops and Faculty Development Programmes. She has also presented number of papers in national and international conferences. She has more than 40 publications to her credit which include research papers, case studies, book reviews, status papers, psychological test material and monograph. Her research papers have been published in several reputed national and international journals and books. She has developed a number of case studies. Some of her cases have also been published by European Case Clearing House and PIMR Case Monograph Series. She has developed a psychological test titled Type A/B Behavioural Pattern Scale. She has also published a monograph on Measures of the Samples of Behavior: Compendium of Instruments. She has also written three status papers on “Organizational Excellence through Vibrant HR Practices”,“Effective Talent Management for Organisational Success in a Global Environment” and “Organisational Performance through Strategic HRM”. She has conducted various training programs on Development of Subordinates, Motivation and Personal Management. She was also Associate Editor and Managing Editor of Prestige e-Journal of Management and Research. She has also been appointed member of editorial board of various reputed international e-journals. She is a member of curriculum updation committee and board of studies at PIMR. She is also appointed as recognized Ph.D. supervisor by Devi Ahilya University, Indore, Pacific University, Udaipur and ITM University, Raipur. She is life member of Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD), New Delhi. She was elected as vice chairperson of ISTD, Indore chapter for the session 2011-12 and chairperson for the session 2012-2013. She has Coordinated Semester Examination, National Management Fest-Manthan, Case Writing Workshops, Internal Assessment, Attendance, Time Table, National Conference, NAAC Visit, Autonomous Visit, Assessment Centre, Academic Forum and Alumni Meet. She is also Academic Coordinator of PIMR Law Department. Her areas of interest include Research, Organizational Behavior, Motivation and Stress Management.

Dr. Tarun Kushwaha

Ph.D, MBA

Associate Professor (Marketing)

He joined the institute on August 1, 2014. He has fifteen years of experience in academics and has worked with various institutes of national repute. Before joining PIMR he was working with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) Pune, from August 2011 to July 2014, as Associate Professor. At SIBM Pune he handled various responsibilities including the Faculty In-charge for weekend programs. He has many research papars in his credit which are published in various national and international jouirnals including the journals of Elsevier. He has also authored many cases which are published in various journals, books and monographs. He was the chairman of research committee at SIBM Pune in 2013-2014 and was the member of editorial committee of the research journal SAMVAD. He was the member of program committee of 2nd and 3rd Annual International Conference on Enterprise Marketing and Globalization (EMG) organized by Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF), Singapore. He has also attended various international and national conferences and has presented papaers. He is actively involved in corporate training and is the main trainer for organizations like Cybeage, Bajaj Allianze Life Insurance Corporation, SBI Learning Centre, Employees Provident Fund etc. His areas of interest are Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing, Branding and Strategic Marketing.

Dr. Murli Dhar Panga
Associate Professor

He is Ph.D. and MBA with 16 years of rich & extensive experience in Education. His area of specialization is international business. He has done his doctoral work on Indo-Australian Bi- lateral trade. His area of interest is international business. He has joined PIMR on 01 February, 2017. Previous to this he has 16 years of teaching experience. He has occupied the position of Director of Medicaps Techno-Management from 2011 till 2014 in which he headed Department of MCA, MBA (Foreign Trade), MBA (MM) and MBA (FT) 60 seats and there after took over as Director of Apex Institute of Management and Research, Indore for two years. He was also elevated as Professor under college code 28 of DAVV University during his services at Medicaps Techno-Management. He was visiting faculty at DAVV University for MBA (Foreign Trade) students in year 2008. He is a member of Board of Studies at Medicaps University. He is a carrier counselor and was in the interview panel of many selection committees. He has remained in the board of various institutions and has guided them in establishment. He has been involved with establishment, exports and international marketing of few export companies. He has conducted training session for employees of export companies. He is a registered Ph.D. guide to three different universities of India- Devi Ahilya University Indore, Punjab Technical University and Dr. K.N.Modi University, Rajasthan in departments of Management, Future studies and commerce. He has eight research scholars registered under him out of whom five research scholars have already been awarded Ph.D by the university. He has authored more than a dozen research papers in journals of national and international repute. He has worked extensively on almost all regional economic integrations and has presented his research work at various IIMs. He has edited two books “Paradigm Shift and Challenges for Sustainable Global Business”, ISBN: 978-81- 7446-960- 1, and “Global Education System and Changing Social Arena” ISBN: 978-81- 7446-959- 5. He is also appointed as member of editorial board of International Organization of Scientific Research and Development (IOSRD).

Dr. Prateek Sharma
Associate Professor

XLRI graduate in to Management and Ph.D. into Economics

Dr. Prateek Sharma is an XLRI graduate in to Management and Ph.D. into Economics, has work experience of more than 17 years into Teaching and Training. Currently working as an Associate Professor of Foreign Trade with Prestige Institute of Management and Research. He has also worked closely with different manufacturing and service industries in to areas of International Business, Skills & Competencies, QMS & Six Sigma, HR & OD, and Entrepreneurship. He has developed several Career counselling tools for students and staff for developing competencies and enhancing careers. He has formulated several formative assessments and assessment platforms for assessing the competencies under National Skill Development Mission in the areas Telecom & IT. He has also conducted several workshops and delivered lectures on platforms like WTO Forum. His research focus is on International Trade, Economics, and HRM.

Dr. Rupal Chowdhary

Ph.D., M.Phil, MA (Economics), UGC NET Qualified

Associate Professor: Economics

Dr. Rupal Chowdhary is currently Associate Professor in the area of Economics. She has been associated with the Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since 14 th July,2005. She has also served IIM Indore as a trainee Academic Associate. Her areas of interest include Managerial Economics, Macroeconomics, International Economics, Econometrics and Economic Indicators. She has more than thirty publications to her credit and some of the research studies have been published in the indexed journals. She has developed number of case studies and five of the case studies are published with the European Case Clearing House. She has also edited books in the area of Management. She is also handling Statistical and Analytical Cell since, 2017. She also conducts training sessions in the area of Econometrics and Research tools and techniques. She has also coordinated two international conferences in the year 2016 and 2017. Her doctoral work was in the area of Macroeconomic Variables and its relationship with Economic Growth in India : A study Since Economic Reforms. She has attended and presented paper in various National and International Conferences including IIM, IndoreM Nirma University, Ahmedabad. She is a recognized Phd Supervisor in the Faculty of Management, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidyalaya, Indore. She has been Honorary Secretary and life member of Indian Society of Training and Development, Indore Chapter. She has also acted as a reviewer for McMillan publishers for the books in the area of Economics. She has also served on the Editorial Board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research. She is also on the review board of FIIB Business Review and Prestige International Journal of Management and Research.

Dr. Nishant Joshi

M.Com. MBA (Foreign Trade); Ph.D. (Management)

Associate Professor

He is currently Associate Professor and Heading the Department of Law. His area of expertise is International Business. He is also currently Professional Director of HF Trading Private Limited, now a Billion Indian Rupee turnover startup which is also a Government of India recognised status house exporter. Between the Year 2013 till June 2014 he was in the capacity of General Manager at Prestige Feed Mills Limited, the flagship company of the Prestige Group of Industries, heading the West Asian Exports. Between July 2014 till June 2016 he was CEO at Pro-Agricom Trade FZC, UAE. In May 2013 he received the priced invitation of the Eurasian University, A Government of Kazakistan University to be Speaker at the Astana Economic Forum a joint program of the IMF. The same year he conducted Summer School programs at the Eurasian National University and the Academy of Finance, Ministry of Finance, Government of Kazakistan. He is actively involved in providing the Prestige Group of Industries day to day strategic consultancy in the area of Forex & Custom Compliance, Policy based incentive acquisition, and marketing in the Arabian and Persian Gulf Countries. He has 08 Years of Industrial Experience and 06 Years of teaching Experience. He is a Ph.D. from coveted Banasthali Vidhyapeeth, Rajasthan a MHRD and NAAC Grade ‘A’ University on the topic, “An Empirical Study on Promotional Mix Strategies Adopted by Selected Soybean Processing Companies”. He is a M.Com and a MBA specialising in Foreign Trade. He is author to One Book titled, "Company Law and Secretarial Practices", published in the year 2011 and has Edited on research book titled, "Gravity" comprising of research papers prepared by Under Graduate Students of the Institute. He has been active in research work and has published 20 research papers in national and international Journals and Books. He has presented his research in various International conferences held abroad in UAE, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Germany. He is life member of AIB (Association of International Business) Michigan, USA. Other than Journals and Books, he has written many articles for popular magazines like Business Today, Indore Manager Etc. His area of interest includes Promotional Strategies, International Market Selection and Product selection, Trade Financing and Market Research. .

Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Verma

Associate Professor (Ph.D., PGDIM, M.Tech. B.E.)

Dr. Verma presents a unique combination of technology as well as management education. He has educational qualifications as Ph.D. (Sustainability and Climate Change Strategies) & PGDIM (Industrial Management) from NITIE-Mumbai, M.Tech. (Thermal Engineering) from IIT-Chennai, B.E. (Hons.) Mechanical from BITS-Pilani. His Ph.D. was on 'Study on Dynamic Capability in Sustainability Strategies Implementation'. He has published quality research papers in renowned journals ('A' grade Elsevier, Wiley). He has industrial as well as academic experience of 16 years. He has 12 years of industrial exposure in the area of Operations/Production, Research & Development (R&D), Carbon Markets and consultancy. Dr. Verma has worked with Ernst & Young Pvt. Ltd., Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Tractors), Raymond India Ltd., Enercon India Ltd., MIRC Electronics Pvt. Ltd. (Onida), Sundaram Clayton Ltd. Dr. Verma has experience of handling projects in Production, R&D, Business Process Re-engineering, Clean Development Mechanism and Carbon Foot Printing. In addition Dr. Verma has handled many key projects in the area of 'Lean management' in consumer durable, textile and automobile sector. His key areas of work are operations/supply chain management, business process re-engineering, sustainability strategies, corporate social responsibility, and market research. Dr. Verma has entrepreneurial orientation and has assisted teams of management & engineering faculty members and students to design and develop about twenty innovative products under Innovation Entrepreneurship and Development Centre (IEDC) promoted by Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India.

Dr. PRAGYA KESHARI

Ph. D. MBA (APR)

Associate Professor (Marketing)

Dr. Pragya Keshari is Associate Professor in the Department of Marketing at Prestige Institute Of Management and Research, Indore.

Dr. Pragya has over 13 years of experience in academia, and four years of industry experience in the area of marketing. She has developed curriculum and taught at the undergraduate, postgraduate and professional levels in the domain of Marketing and other management subjects. Her area of interests includes International Marketing, Advertising, Brand Management and Service Marketing. She has more than twenty five publications in reputed national and international journals in the area of Advertising, Brand Management and Consumer Behavior to her credit. She has attended and presented papers in various National and International Conferences including Nirma University, Ahmedabad and J K Lakshmipat University, Jaipur. She has edited a book titled “Mapping Business Excellence through Vision, Values and Vibrant Practices” and has also authored Status Paper “Role of NGOs in Sustainable Development”. Her recent work was on Innovative Marketing Practices by Small and Medium Enterprises of Western Madhya Pradesh. She has also conducted training programs for Class III officers of Indian Postal Department on “Product Selling Techniques”; for Platoon Commanders at Police Training Academy; and for Retail Sales Associate- Level 4 at NSDC. She has also completed and submitted a Research Project sponsored and funded by ICSSR, Ministry of HRD, New Delhi.

She holds Ph.D. in Management, MBA in Advertising and Public Relation and Bachelor of Science from from DAVV, Indore.

Dr. Harsha Jariwala

Associate Professor

Ph.D. (Management),

U.G.C. N.E.T. (Management)

M.B.A. (Finance), B.B.A. (Finance)

Email: harsha_jariwala@pimrindore.ac.in

Dr. Harsha Jariwala did her graduation in B.B.A. (Finance) from B. J. Vaniya Mahavidyalaya, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat and M.B.A. (Finance) from S. K. School of Business Management, Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, Patan, North Gujarat. She completed her Ph.D. in Management from Ganpat University, Gujarat on the theme of “Financial Literacy and Investment Decision”. Her Ph.D. thesis has also secured “The Best Ph.D. Thesis Award” in Management by Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore and “The Best Research Paper under Advanced Research State Category” at the first Doctoral Colloquium organized by Ganpat University. She is UGC-NET Qualified Teacher in Management.Prior to joining PIMR as an Associate Professor, she worked as an Assistant Professor at V. M. Patel Institute of Management, Ganpat University, Gujarat. She had also worked as a Lecturer at Anand Institute of Management, Previously affiliated to Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar. She has more than twelve years of teaching experience. She has published a book titled “Financial Literacy and Investment Decision: A Case of Indian Investors”. She has more than 20 research papers published at national and international journals including Taylor & Francis, Palgrave a name few. Till date she has presented thirty research papers, out of which her eleven papers are awarded as the Best Research Paper of the conference organized by renowned institutes with national repute. Apart from her academic and research engagement, she is a Certified Trainer for Financial Education by National Institute of Securities Markets, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. She is empaneled as a Resource Person for promoting financial literacy in the western region of India. She has conducted more than 200 financial literacy/education workshops for school children, college students, home makers and SHG Members in Gujrat. She also holds L/CPL rank in Army wing of NCC. Her area of interest includes Personal Finance, Financial Management, Indian Financial Systems, and Strategic Management.

Dr.Jyoti Vyas Bajpai

Associate Professor-HR&OB

Ph.D.,UGC-NET-SOCIAL WORK,UGCNET-Human Resource Management/Indistrial Relations,MA-Clinical Psychology ;Guidance & Counselling Psychology,MBA-HRM,MSW-Personnel Management & Labour Welfare,Bsc-Biology.

Dr Jyoti Vyas Bajpai has joined PIMR on 14thJuly 2018.She has the experience of teaching in professional Management institutes across Indore NCR& Jaipur city of 16 years. She has worked with IILM, Jaipur and her recent assignment prior to joining PIMR was with Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences, Indore. During her tenure of 16 years she has been also involved among other things in handling administrative positions and designing Training and consultancy programmes. She has organized as ConvenerAICTE, NHRD and FICCI-Rajasthan Chapter sponsored National Conferences. She has also organized an International Conclave with Boston University, Simmons College of Management, USA. She has organized workshop series on MDG in association with UNICEF India and Govt. of Rajasthan. Apart from teaching, curriculum development and administration, she has been engaging corporate training and consultancy projects since past 10 years. She has imparted trainings at Cipla pvt. Ltd. CRISP, Bhopal, Indian Coast Guards, L&T Case Equipment’s, Gatiman -Auto -Auxiliary, SBI etc. She has authored a book on “Creativity “which has been published by Scholar Press, Germany. She has edited few books and wrote several research papers. Her core interest area includes Behavioral Research,Employability Skills and Life Skills. She is also a Ph.D. Supervisor in faculty of Management with Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalay.She runs a social forum, working as an NGO” Sutradhar” as secretary, which deals with cultural revival in Central India through providing a platform for best talent in Hindi literature, Theatre ,music and movie making.She also appeared as expert guest on Dainik Bhaskar TV show “Life in Life “ and “Career Grow” at Jaipur.

Dr. Suyash Jhawar

Ph.D, MBA (Systems and HR)

Senior Assistant Professor,Computer Application, HR and GM

Suyash Jhawar, Ph.D., MBA (Systems and HR), is presently working as a Senior Faculty in the area of Systems, General Management and Human Resource Management at Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. He has more than fifty publications to his credit which includes research articles, case studies, book reviews etc. He took training sessions at Rustamji Armed Force Police Training School, Indore; Ministry of MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) Development Institute, Govt. of India; Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) Indore chapter and Mahakal Institute of Management, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh on various topics of management and SPSS (Statistical Package of Social Sciences) – A Statistical Tool for Data Analysis. He has conducted twenty days training on “Soft Skills and Product Selling” for executives of postal department of Madhya Pradesh, India. He has conducted various workshops and seminars on ‘Ms-Excel’ and ‘Internet’ for the management students. He has presented several research papers/case studies in National and International conferences across the country. He has been an evaluator of Summer Training Contest organized by AIMS, New Delhi. He is a life member of National HRD Network, New Delhi. He has been invited as guest and jury member by the various professional associations and institutions of India during various occasions. His research area is Training Effectiveness and teaching areas are E-Business, Computer Applications, Computer Networks, International HRM, Training & Development and General Management. His special achievements and interest are in dramatics and singing and he also took part in many stage performances for singing and acting. He has been coordinating SPIC-MACAY (Society for Promoting Indian Classical Music and Culture among Youth) since long for promoting Indian music and culture for students.

Dr. Bhavna Sharma

Ph.D. (Management), MCA, ADCA,PGDCA, Refresher Course

Assistant Professor: Systems

She joined the Institute on October 25, 1996 as Academic In-charge and as Lecturer on January 1, 2005 after completing Master of Computer Application. She has been awarded Ph.D. from DAVV, Indore in the area of Management as entitled A Study of Innovative Business Potential of Internet Services in Rural and Urban Areas. She is having more than thirteen years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. She has successfully coordinated various national and international levels academic and institute development activities. Her areas of interest include Information Technology, Computer Architecture, Computer Applications, E-commerce, DBMS, Computer Network, Artificial Intelligence and MIS. She has twenty nine national and international publications to her credit and presented forty four papers in national and international conferences. She has attended twenty seven national and international conferences, fifty one workshops (included case writing workshops, research methodology workshops, some of conducted by IIT Madras,Chennai, IIT,Bomaby, IIT, Kharagpur and MHRD, Government of India etc.), six seminars, six conventions and seven faculty development programs. She has also author of an edited book of National Conference entitled as Entrepreneurship: Driver For Economic Growth (2013) and co-author of edited book of National Conference entitled as Information and Communication Technologies: Enhancing Business Competencies Through Innovative Practices (2011). She has also conducted Ph.D. Coursework Classes for Commerce stream at School of Commerce, DAVV, Indore. in She has also coordinated Digital Dakiya Project and Smart Indoree Project of Distract Administration in Association with (AiCTSL), Indore. She is Trainer of Smart Girls Workshop. She has conducted training sessions for Postal Department, Government of India and Platoon Commanders at Rustamji Armed Force Police Training School, Indore. She has also been appointed as a paper setter and practical examiner by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. The Institute has awarded her for continuous services as member of the PIMR Fraternity and valued association of 10 years with the Institute. She is also member of professional bodies like Life Member of the ISTE, New Delhi, Sri Aurobido Foundation Integral Management (SAFIM), Pondicherry.

Dr. Ranjana Patel

M.B.A. (Finance and Information Technology)

Assistant Professor: Finance

She joined the institute on July 4, 2006. She is having more than twelve years of academic and research experience along with year of corporate experience. She has more than Twenty Five publications to her credit and has taken part in various National and International conferences, workshops, seminars and faculty development programs. She is Asset Qualified Professional Programmer ( AQPP). She has successfully coordinated various National and International level Institute developmental activities for the Institute. She has presented research papers at various national and international conferences. She has conducted training sessions for Platoon Commanders at Rustamji Armed Force Police Training School, Indore and Postal Department, Government of India. She has also co-authored a book on Business Communication, edited one International Conference book titled Business Innovations and Entrepreneurship: Transforming World Economy(2010) and two Monographs titled Contemporary Cases in Management (2008) and Business Renaissance: Innovative Architecture for Tomorrow (2009). She has also complied one status paper on Managing Environmental Changes for Global Prosperity. She was also in the editorial board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research and Prestige Research Abstracts. Her teaching areas include Project Management, Financial Derivatives, Financial Modeling Using Excel, Financial Services, Entrepreneurship, Business Communication and Strategic Management. Her training interests include Project Management, Advanced Modeling in Excel, Personality Development, Business Communication, Entrepreneurship, Stress Management and Motivation.

Dr. Raksha Chauhan

Ph D (Comp. Sc.), M. Sc. (Comp. Sc.)

Assistant Professor: Information Technology / Systems

She has joined the institute on 1st July 2008 as Assistant Professor in the area of Information Technology / Systems. She has been awarded as “Best Teacher” by PIMR Indore in 2009. She is M. Sc. Computer Science and pursuing Ph.D. in Computer Science. She is having Thirteen years teaching experience at Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels in various renowned universities and institutions like IGNOU, BHOJ, SIMS, ICEPS etc. for the teaching purpose of various courses like M.C.M., M. C. A., M. B. A., B.B.A. & B.C.A. Her area of interests are VB, DDIS, FTIS, DBMS, COBOL, DCO, CA, DS, Unix, C, C++, ITF, Corel Draw, Software Engineering, Assembly language, Networking, Information System, Operating System, Computer Programming etc. She had also developed software’s for C.A.T. (Center for advanced Technology, Now Known as Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology, Indore) as a part of project work at postgraduate level. She is having Fifteen Publications in her account and had attended many National and International conferences, seminars, workshops, Faculty Development Programs organized by various institutes from time to time.

Dr. Kalpana Agrawal

Ph.D, MBA, MFT, M.A.(English), BSc.(Bio.)

Assistant Professor - HR, Marketing and Foreign Trade

Dr. Kalpana Agrawal possesses thirteen years of experience in academics and research in the domain of HR and OB, Marketing ,Foreign Trade and one year industry experience as Assistant Merchandiser with Prathibha Syntex, Pithampur. She was awarded her Ph.D in HR and OB in the year 2010 and has sixty publications in National Refreed and International journals with good impact factor. She has been a keen reader and agile researcher.She has extreme flair for innovation. She had got best published paper award by IJTD in the year 2009 and II best Ph.D award in the year 2012.She is in the process of further expediting the research work. Her current research includes Green HRM,HR Analytics,Virtual HRM, Trend of absenteeism, smart city, GST, FDI in Automobile, Nestle’s Maggi after Crisis to name a few. She developed a syllabus of global HRM for teaching. She held various academic positions in Premier management schools. She is also corporate trainer, conducted training sessions on “How to handle boss”, “Interpersonal relations”, “Work culture and self discipline”.She presented her research work in various IIMs and in different countires like Dubai,Colombo,Malaysia. She is also Ph.D guide. She is on editorial board of many National and International Journals. She is austerely involved in the process of students’ overall and career development and current knowledge updation. She is socially conscious and incessantly espoused to the cause of promoting and providing impetus to humanity.

Dr. Manish Joshi

Ph D (Management), MBA (Marketing), B Sc (Micro Biology)

Assistant Professor : Marketing

He joined the institute on July 8th, 2008 as Assistant Professor (Marketing Department). Prior to academics he has 14 years of extensive corporate world experience in sales, marketing and training. He was working with a fortune 500 listed pharmaceutical company and a leading multinational insurance company. He participated in couple of national, international conferences, seminars, workshops, faculty development programs conducted by eminent management institutes. Few research papers in national and international journals are part of his publication credit. He participated in a Management Development Program conducted by Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad. Presently, Dr. Manish Joshi, is Founder Faculty Convener- PIMR UG Indore Management Association Student Chapter. His areas of interest include training, sales, marketing and corporate relations. He has experience in Corporate Training on topics like Soft Skills, Personality Development, Attitude Building, Personal Branding, Insurance, Consumer Behavior, etc. He is life member Indian Society for Training and Development. He is a proud alumnus of pioneer batch of Prestige Institute of Management and Research (MBA-Part Time 1994). Dr. Joshi has been conferred Best Teacher Award by Prestige Institute of Management and Research. He is devotee of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON).

Dr. Sukhjeet Kaur Matharu

Assistant Professor

Ph.D (Commerce), MBA( Finance), M.Phil, M.Com, DBM

B.Com(Mumbai University)

Dr. Sukhjeet Kaur Matharu has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since July 1, 2008 and is presently working as Assistant Professor (Finance). She has studied at Mumbai and has done her graduation in Commerce from Mumbai University, M.Phil from D.A.V.V., Indore, MBA (Finance) from Pondicherry University and her Ph.D from, D.A.V.V Indore. She is a recognized supervisor for Ph.D at Pacific University, Udaipur. She is Editorial Board Member, Blue Ocean International Journal (BORJ- Journals) and International Scientific Academy of Engineering and Technology, Scientific Technical Committee and Editorial Board on Arts, Management and Social Sciences. She has been conferred upon PIMR Best Faculty Award in the year 2011 and 2017. She has Sixteen years of academic experience. She has attended a number of National and International Conferences where she has presented research papers in her area of specialization. She has attended professional development programs like research methodology workshops, case writing workshops, seminars, and faculty development programs. She has to her credit more than fifteen research publications in National and International Journals. She has coordinated various academic activities including Research Methodology Workshops, Major Research Projects, Internal Assessment, and Semester Examination. Her areas of interest include Accounting, Finance and Entrepreneurship.

Dr. Vinod Kumar Mishra

Ph.D., MBA, MTA, M.Ed (Educational Management)

M.Com., MA (Economics, English, Hindi)

Master of Financial Analyst (MFA)

Behaviour, Entrepreneurship, General Management.

He joined the Institute on 16 th July 2008. He has more than twenty Eight years of experience including twenty Six years of teaching and two years of industrial experience. He has 20 publications to his credit including One Book Management and Communication Skills.(2015). International Society for Green, Sustainable Engineering and Management, Government of West Bengal, India ISBN: 978-81- 930406-0- 7, 25 international and national research papers, case study and book reviews, abstracts and articles. He had his Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship. His area of interest is Training, Personality Development, Tourism, Entrepreneurship,Organisational Behaviour, Consumer Behaviour, Business Ethics, Culture, Finance, Economics, Spiritual Management and Linguistics. He is a recognized faculty of Entrepreneurship of NSTEDB (National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board) Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi. He is avisiting faculty of MPCON Ltd. (Madhya Pradesh Consultancy Organisation) Bhopal, CEDMAP. He is a Faculty of Happiness Programme and YES+ Course of WAYE (World Alliance for Youth Empowerment) an alliance of United Nation Organisation and International Art of Living Foundation, India. He is a Yog expert and imparted training to corporate, Govt. executives and students. He is a Life Member of International Youth Hostels Association of India and worked as Camp Leader in Various National Adventure and Trekking Expeditions. He is counselor for various psychological and social mental Problems of students. He bestows Blessing to the people. He has organised Youth Empowerment Workshops for the youth of Institute and Indore District. He is associated with environmental protection, Yoga and Value education system and literary activities.

Dr. Raksha Thakur

(Ph.D., M.B.A - International Business)

AAssistant Professor, PIMR, Indore

Dr. Raksha Thakur is an Assistant Professor associated with Prestige Institute of Management Research, Indore since 2008. She has done her Doctorate in the area of International Business from School of Economics, D.A.V.V., Indore on the topic “Effect of Price Dumping on Indian economy: A study with special reference to dumping from China since 1995.” She has pursued MDP from IIM, Indore on the subject “International Marketing: winning customers and markets internationally”. She has also attended many other professional development programs like research methodology workshops, case writing workshops, faculty development programs, and seminars in India and abroad. Dr. Raksha Thakur is a recognized supervisor for Ph.D at D.A.V.V., Indore and has industry as well as 11 years of academic experience in teaching at post graduate and undergraduate levels. She has over 25 publications to her credit in the form of conference papers and management case studies in national and international journals. She has presented many research papers in various national and international conferences and received ‘The Best Paper Award’ by JBIMS, Mumbai University. She is a life time member of Madhya Pradesh Economic Association (MPEA). She holds a white and a yellow belt in Six Sigma quality management certification. She has a flair for teaching subjects like International Business, International Economics, Foreign Trade and Management. She has coordinated various institute building activities like syllabus development of MBA, BBA and BBA (Foreign Trade); and Foreign Edu-Tainment tours to Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Amsterdam, France, Germany and Italy. She has been the main editor of a book on named ‘Research Foresight’, compiling research work in the area of estimating export potential of target commodities and calculation of comparative advantage of major competitors of India exporting those target commodities. Her other institute building activities include student placements, extra mural lectures, major research projects and summer internships.

Dr. Punit Kumar Dwivedi

Ph.D. (Commerce), MBA( General Management), M.Com, MDP (IIM-A)

Dr. Punit Kumar Dwivedi is academically associated as Faculty in Accounting and Finance Area in PIMR Indore. He is the coordinator of PIMR Entreprneurship Cell, Aaghaaz. He is a Ph.D. Guide (Registered) at FMS-Pacific University,Udaipur,Rajasthan and ICFAI Jharkhand. He was also an Expert Committee Member of WCAER – World Center for Academic Excellence and Research. He is Associate Editor of Asia Pacific Journal of Management & Entrepreneurship Research (APJMER), Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Financial Management (IJFM), Advisory & Review Board Member of PES Business Review, Bengaluru, India, Editorial Member of International Journal of Marketing and Business Communication (IJMBC),CLEAR- International Journal of Research in Commerce and Management n(IJRCM),AE International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research (AE-IJMR), Blue Ocean International Journal (BORJ- Journals), India. He is also in Book Review Board of two edited books entitled Rural Management in Post-Reform Era and Rural Development in Post- Colonial Era. Dr. Dwivedi is Hon'ble General Secretary of Society for Advancement of Villagers Education and Rural Assistance (Savera NGO). He is the Chapter Head (Indore) of Management Teachers Consortium-Global (MTC-G). He has ‘N’ number of National and International publications in refereed journals and books having ISSN and ISBN. He is also Visiting Faculty at RICM (Regional Institute of Cooperative Management, Gandhinagar) Attended 20+ Faculty Development Workshops including workshops at ISB Hyderabad and AIMA, New Delhi. He has Coordinated (as Secretary/Convener/Chief-Coordinator- FDP) a series of FDPs on “Recent Trends in Teaching Pedagogies and Research Methodology". Dr. Dwivedi is also Faculty Trainer of National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN). Attended MDP "Train the Trainer's Program" at KLMDC IIM-Ahmedabad. He has also Participated and Presented Research Papers in 10 International Conferences and 18+ National Conferences. He has also invited as Chair-Person for different Technical-Sessions specialized with Entrepreneurship, Finance, Agri -Marketing and Corporate Governance in various International and National Conference. Recently, He has coordinated “Largest Backwards Walk” “Guinness World Records-2014 under the flagship of Aaghaaz Entrepreneurship Cell PIMR. He is honorable Advisory Board Member of Indian Railways Indore Junction, Ratlam Division, National Conference and Workshop organized by MHRD-UGC at SBS Govt. College, Rudrapur. He is Board of Study member of Office Automation Course of Dibrugarh University, Assam. He has authored and edited a book on “ Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Entrepreneurship” He is the Brand Ambassador (Academics) of Indore Smart City Project and Swachh Indore Mission of Indore Municipal Corporation. Dr. Dwivedi has been awarded twice by the Honorable Governor of U.P for his Innovative approaches in the field of Entrepreneurship and Skill Development.

Dr. Khushboo Makwana

(Ph.D., M.B.A , B.sc (comp.sc))

Assistant Professor, PIMR, Indore

Dr. Khushboo Makwana is an Assistant Professor associated with Prestige Institute of Management Research, Indore since 2010.  She has done her Doctorate in the area of Marketing, D.A.V.V., and Indore on the topic “Effect of Celebrity Endorsement on Consumer Buying Behavior in India”. She has also attended many other professional development programs like research methodology workshops, case writing workshops, faculty development programs, and seminars in India. She has industry as well as 10 years of academic experience in teaching at post graduate and undergraduate levels. She has over 25 publications to her credit in the form of conference papers and management case studies in national and international journals. She has presented many research papers in various national and international conferences and received 2 ‘Best Paper Award’ by DBIMS, Mumbai, and SP Jain, Mumbai. She has coordinated various institute building activities like syllabus development of MBA, BBA , Annual management Fest Manthan (2010, 2016), attendance, Domestic Tour, Rotract and End semester Exams, Summer Internship, Admission. She is the coordinator of Diploma Program “Event Management”. Her areas of interest are Marketing Management, Brand Management, Advertising and Digital Marketing, Public Relations.

Dr. Satnam Kaur Ubeja

MBA, M.Sc(Maths)

MAssistant Professor: Marketing

She joined the Institute on Dec 19, 2011. She has submitted her Ph.D. Thesis is Jan 2012 in the area of marketing from JNIBM, Vikram University, Ujjain. She has done her MBA in 2005, M.Sc (Maths) in 1999 and B.Sc in 1997 from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. She has twelve years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels that include coordinating and handling of various academic and administrative responsibilities. She has served in M.B.Khalsa College, Indore for seven years, One year for IMR, Nashik, two years for PITM, Indore, About one year for PIPS, Indore. She has been empanelled as paper setter and examiner by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore, Pioneer Institute of Professional Studies, Indore. She has presented research papers in National / International Conferences and published research papers in Proceedings and Journals. He has also attended several National / International Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, organized by various institutes including MTMI, Canada, MTMI, IMS Indore, MITS, Indore, PIPS, Indore, Her areas of interest include product and Brand Management, Product Management and strategies, Marketing Management Advertising, Brand Management and Service Marketing and also Higher maths papers, Calculus, Differential Equations, Business, Statistics Research Methodology, QT, OR, All, Complex analysis and all UG mathematics papers. She has nine publications in the area of marketing and general management to her credit. She was HOD in PITM , Indore and cultural head in every college from last 10 years, she was counseling head in M.B. Khalsa college in year 2003-07, and PITM 2008-10, Program coordinator in PIPS, Indore, for the year 2010-11 and also Coordinator of Major Research Projects of PG students, Joint Sectary in national Conference PIPS, Indore.

Prof Dharmendra Sharma

Assistant professor

M.Phil, MBA, PGPM

He is working as an Assistant Professor in Prestige Institute of Management and Research. Acquired degree of M.Phil in Management from DAVV University, MBA from Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar (Punjab). He has done Post Graduation Program in Management from IILM Institute of higher education, New Delhi and Graduated in Computer Application from Barkatullah University, Bhopal (M.P), Having 3 years of Industrial, and 4 years of higher teaching experience. He has attended various National & International Conferences and workshops on various disciplines of Management. He has 10 publications to his credit. His areas of interest are Business Statistics, Quantitative Techniques, Production & Operations Management, Operations Research and Marketing Research. He is having Certificate of Appreciation from Educational Assessment Australia in coordinating, “The International Assessments for Mathematics in Indian Schools.” In addition to this he has successfully coordinated many academic activities like Coordinator of Discipline Committee, Summer Training program, Industry Visit and Port Visit for the students. Based on his keen interest and active participation in teaching and social work, he has been elected as President for Madhya Pradesh unit of “Nachiketa, Centre for Development of Human Potential” (NGO).

Prof Farhat Ali Syedn

MBA(HR, Marketing), MA(English Lit.)

Assistant Professor

She has joined the institute on 12th Dec., 2012. An Economic graduate from Mumbai University, she has varied exposure of five years in industry & four years in teaching. She started her career with multinational companies and also developed software for All India Radio (AIR) but her love for teaching brought her to the Academics. Her area of interest is HR, business communication and English. Her expertise lies in preparing students for their job interviews and self grooming. She has attended many workshops and seminars and also presented papers in national and international conferences.

Dr. Raju C. John

Ph.D., M.A.M.C.

Assistant Professor: Mass Communication

He joined the Institute on November 21, 2011 as an Assistant Professor. Currently, he is the coordinator of Mass Communication Program. He is the Chairman board of Studies for Journalism and Mass communication, Devi Ahilya University, Indore. He is also the member of Research Advisory Committee, Devi Ahilya University, Indore. He is the editorial advisory member ICN network India. He has nine years of teaching experience along with the industrial experience in news channel, magazine and newspaper. He also worked as Public Relation Officer with IIM Indore. His areas of interest include development communication, media research, international communication and media law. He has attended conferences, seminars and his many papers have been published in reputed Journals.

Prof Deepesh Mamtani

Assistant Professor

MBA (PA), B.E. (COMPUTER SCIENCES)

Assistant Professor: HR and Systems He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Indore since December, 2012 and is presently working as Assistant Professor. He did his masters in Personnel Administration from DAVV, Indore and bachelor in Computer Sciences and Engineering from RGPV, Bhopal. He has two and half years of teaching experience and more than one year of industrial experience. His interests are in the area of management competency development, HR issues in managing organisational change, human resource management and development. His other core competencies lies in areas of Corporate IT strategy, MIS design frameworks, IT for development and Decision Support Systems. He has attended multifarious conferences and workshops. He takes immense pride in serving his alma mater Prestige Institute of Management of which he is a proud alumnus.

Dr. Sarfaraz Ansari

MBA (Finance) – 5 years Integrated

Master of Financial Analyst (MFA)

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Registered Financial Resource Person - SEBI

Asst. Professor (Finance) - PIMR Indore

Ph. D (Management)

He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore as Assistant Professor in the area of finance since 2012 and having more than 9 years of academic experience. He is Ph. D. (Management) awarded from Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhayala, Indore and his area of expertise is Investment Management, Fundamental and Technical Analysis and Financial Markets. He is also empanelled as financial resource person by Security Exchange Board of India to conduct workshops in Madhya Pradesh to create financial Literacy among investors. He is also program coordinator of PGP in Security Analysis program launched in association of NSE Academy Ltd. He has high level of initiative towards research oriented activities as well as extra-curricular areas, developing student centered, congenial learning techniques. He has attended various National and International Conferences and published more than 20 papers for the same. He is an MBA graduate with Finance specialization from International Institute of Professional Studies (IIPS), DAVV Indore, Master of Financial Analyst (MFA) from ICFAI University, Hyderabad and awarded with Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He has also done various certifications from NCFM conducted by NSE.

Dr. Sharda Haryani

Ph.D,M.Sc. (Mathematics)

Assistant Professor

She joined the institute on July 12, 2010. She is a Ph.D. from School of Data science and forecasting on the topic, “DEVELOPMENT OF MATHEMATICAL MODELS FOR INNOVATION MEASUREMENT IN INDIAN SOFTWARE INDUSTRY”. She has done M.Sc(Mathematics) from Holkar Science College, D.A.V.V., Indore.Currently she is pursuing M.Tech(Data Analytics ) from School of Data Science and forcasting, DAVV, Indore. She has eight years of teaching experience in academics. She has been distinction holder throughout the academics. She has various publications to her credit and has attended a number of conferences, seminars and workshops organized by various institutes and organizations. Her areas of interest are Differential Equations , Calculus , Discrete Mathematics and Statistics.

Prof. Shailendra Gangrade

MBA (Finance), Assistant Professor (Finance)

Prof. Shailendra Gangrade is currently Assistant Professor in the area of Finance joined the Institute on November 19, 2012. He is Pursuing Ph.D. in the area of Banking and Finance from DAVV, Indore. He has Done; MBA with the specialisation Finance in 1996, from IMS, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Indore. He has Seven Years of industrial experience and fourteen years teaching experience at postgraduate levels, that include coordinating and handling various academic and administrative responsibilities including conduction of University Exam also. He has also worked as Area Manager in with DKT International and as a Business Manager with Vidhut Metallic’s India Limited also. In the area of academics he has served as faculty finance with Institute of Management Studies-DAVV, Medi-Caps Institute of Technology and Management Indore, Truba College of Engineering and Technology, Indore, LNCT-MER Indore and RKDF Institute of Management Bhopal also. He has been empanelled as Examiner and Paper Setter by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore and Institute of Management Studies (IMS) DAVV Indore. He has more than ten publications to his credit and his research articles have been published in Journals of International and National repute. He has attended many National and International Conferences where he has presented research papers in the area of Finance and Banking. He has also attained several Seminars, Workshops and FDPs organised by various institutes including PIMR Indore. He has in his credit more than 8 research Papers in National and International Journals and Books. He has been involved with teaching Financial Management, Financial Services, Financial Markets and Institutions, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management, Banking Services and Management, Accounting for Managers and other finance oriented subjects/courses at postgraduate level to the students of management.

Prof. Sunil Kumar Verma

Assistant Professor

M.B.A. (Finance & Marketing),

M. Phil (Commerce),

M.Com. (Accounting & Taxation)

M.A. (Economics),

P.G.D.C.A.,

UGC - NET Qualified (Commerce)

Assistant Professor: Accounting and Finance.

Mr. Sunil Kumar Verma is faculty in Accounting and Finance area with more than Sixteen year of work experience including fifteen years of teaching of postgraduate and undergraduate Students and one year of industrial experience. He is Assistant Professor in Department of Management at Prestige Institute of Management and Research Indore. He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, (PIMR) Indore since 1 st of December 2012. He is also served Shree Gujarati Samaj Institution and other educational institution in Indore. He has done M. Phill in Commerce, M.Com. with secializations in Accounting and Taxation, M.B.A. with Specialization in Finance and Marketing. and M.A. Economics from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Indore, he is UGC-NET (Commerce) qualified. Currently he is pursuing Ph.D.. in Commerce from Vikarma University, Ujjain. His area of interest includes Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Management Accounting, Direct Taxation, Indirect Taxation, Financial Services, Project Management etc. he has more than ten publications to his credit and his research articles and case studies have been published in journals of international and national repute. He has attended several national and International level Conferences, workshops, seminars and faculty development Program and presented paper in various national and international conferences including Jamanlal Bajaj Institute of Management studies, Department of Management, University of Mumbai, Twenty one day refresher course (RC) organized by HRD-UGC, DAVV Indore and various workshop sponsored by UGC. He has also conducted training session in the area of Accounting, Fundamental Analysis of Companies, and Accounting Software, and E-filing of taxation. He is also coordinator of various academic and administrative responsibilities. He is Program officer of National Service Scheme (NSS) PIMR UNIT.

Dr. Ravi Changle

(B.Sc., M.B.A., Ph.D.)

Dr. Ravi Changle is currently an Assistant Professor in the area of Finance at Prestige institute of Management & Research, Indore. He has accomplished his Doctoral Program on the topic “A Study Measuring Risk of Public and Private Sector Banks Using GARCH Model” from Banasthali University and pursued MBA in Finance from IBS, Mumbai. He has worked as the Vice President of “Swastika Investmart Ltd.” He has also served IIM- Indore as an Academic Associate. Meanwhile he had been fulfilling the responsibilities of Research, Mentoring, Evaluation and Teaching as a faculty and gained experience of over 6 years. His area of teaching and Research interest includes Risk Management, Econometric Modeling and Testing, Marketing Research, Corporate Finance, Security Analysis & Portfolio management, Financial Engineering, & Investment Banking. He had presented and published papers in various National and International Conferences on several topics viz. Volatility Forecasting Using GARCH Models, GDP Forecasting Using ARIMA Model, Factor Analysis for Entrepreneur ability of Engineers and Managers, Impact of Dividend Personnel Administrationements on Shareholder’s Wealth to name a few. He had also published a Case Study of NICT, developed cases on Gatiman Auto Ltd., IIFL Ltd., Crescent Water Parks, Indo-Fills Ltd., etc. and conducted various Student and Faculty Development Workshops on Business Intelligence and Data Analysis using Computer Applications in Mumbai and Indore. He has delivered hands on training on Research Methodology and SPSS to over 200 Ph.D. (Management) Scholars of Devi Ahilya University for the fulfillment of the requirements of the Doctoral Program’s Research Corsework-2014. He has also conducted MDPs and FDPs on Business Intelligence and Research Methodology at Mumbai and Indore. His area of consulting and training include Risk Modeling and Management, Financial modeling using Excel, Research Intelligence using SPSS, E-views, SAS and STATA. Currently he is working on the book entitled “Corporate Governance and Risk Management”. Key Functional Areas for Training, Research and Consulting: Enterprise and Financial Risk Management, Financial Modeling, Business Intelligence & Data Analytics using SAS, SPSS, E-Views and STATA, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management.

Prof. Umang Mehta

MBA

Assistant Professor

He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research since October 2013.He has done M.B.A with Finance and Marketing at present he is pursuing Ph.D. from DAVV Indore. He has 2 years of experience in the field of Insurance and Financial Market Analyst. His area of interest includes Financial Derivatives, Security Analysis, Financial Services, Insurance Management, Operations Research etc. He has published more than 10 papers and cases in International and National Journals. He has attended various faculty development programs such as Research Methodology workshop, Case Writing Workshop. He has also attended sessions on Insurance, Mutual fund and Stock Market. He is having IRDA certification and continuously providing his consultancy and counselling in the area of Insurance and Investment.

Dr. Bharti Malukani

Assistant Professor

Dr Bharti Malukani has joined Prestige Institute on July , 2014. She has 10 years of academic experience and 6 months of industrial experience. She has taught diverse set of subjects like IT, E-commerce, Social Media, General Management, Business Communication, Financial Management, Marketing, Research Methodology, etc. She has many research papers in her credit which are published in various national and international journals. She is the recipient of Best Research paper in National Seminar 2008 organized at SSIMT.. She has authored a ISBN book “IT Fundamental and E Business”. She has worked as Editor in PIMR yearly magazine “ Pratishtha 2016”. She has also worked as Associate Editor in yearly magazine “Synergy 2010” and Editor in, “Prabhandan & Taqniki” (Vol 4th,5th & 6th, ISSN journal ), and worked as a Reviewer of IT track in International Conference She has developed Psychological Tool ‘Scale Of Virtual Communities (VC) For Business Development’ (SVCBD-KBCS), 2013-2014. Published under MANASVI: National Psychological Corporation. She was appointed as a external examiner in University and Various institute. She has awarded for Best Faculty in LNCT -MER in 2012-13 and has got Merit Position in University List . She has delivered more than 15 talks on Ecommerce as a resource person in various organizations. She has coordinated MUN 2017 and 2018 and Josh Talks event. She is a recognized Ph.D. guide by Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore. She coordinated various Research Methodology Workshop, MUN and Josh Talks Digital Marketing Workshop.

Prof. Jitendra Patel

Assistant Professor UGC NET (Management),

MBA (Marketing)

BE (Electronics and Communication) )

Mr. Jitendra Patel has joined the institute on 1st July 2014 as an Assistant Professor. He is a Management Graduate with Masters Degree in Marketing. He is also pursuing Ph.D. in Management. He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) in Management stream in 2012. He has done bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication from Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal. Before joining Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Indore, he had taught at various reputed management institutions in Indore and Bhopal. His areas of interest include Marketing Management, Service Marketing, Strategic Management, E Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Production and Operation Management. He has around 3 years of extensive and excellent experience in Academics and 2 year of extensive experience in banking and insurance Industry. He has awarded with faculty of the month and most dynamic entry award in his previous Institute. He was trainer and course designer in Sales Associate training organized by National Skill Development Organization. He has got 2 publications in reputed National Journal, 1 Publication in International Journal and 2 publications in conference proceedings. He has attended various management conferences, workshops and faculty development programs and also acted as resource person in some workshops.

CA. (Dr.) Sachchidanand Pachori

PFCA, Ph.D. (Management), MBA, M.Com., B.Com.

Faculty in Accounting and Finance area in Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. He has Eighteen years of experience comprising of academic, professional and industrial experience. He has presented a number of research papers in various National and International conferences and has attended various Faculty Development Programs, National Case Symposiums and Research Methodology workshops. He has twelve research papers and two case studies to his credit. He has received 2nd Best Research Paper Award at International Conference at SIMS, Indore. His areas of expertise are Financial Management, Financial Account, Income Tax, Project Management, Cost Accounting and Operation Research.

Prof. Ravi Kumar

Pursuing Ph.D, MBA and BCA

Assistant Professor- Marketing

Mr. Ravi Kumar is having more than 6 years experience in Advertising and Marketing, he is an MBA with dual majors in Marketing and Production Management. Currently he is pursuing his Ph.D. from Devi Ahilya University in the field of Management. He was previously associated with Srijan Advertising as a Senior Copywriter and Visualizer, where he worked on brands such as Maruti Suzuki, Free Press, Omaxe Developers and Tata Motors. Mr. Kumar has also been associated with advertising agencies such as Purple Focus and Addiction Brand Positioning in various profiles. He has won numerous national and international creative advertising contests. Mr. Kumar has published numerous research papers in prominent journals and presented his work in various national and international conferences. His prime area of research is advertising, focusing on interactive versus traditional advertising effectiveness. His work on ethical advertising is also appreciated by the industry. He is also actively involved in his secondary majors- Operations and Production Management, having published research papers in Journal of Supply Chain and other prominent journals.


His areas of interest are Advertising, Digital Marketing, Creative Writing, Sales Promotion, Public Relations, Customer Relationship Management, Corporate Communications and Core Marketing.

Prof. Arnav Chowdhury

MUGC NET (Management), MBA (Systems IT & Marketing) , BCA

Assistant Professor

Mr. Arnav Chowdhury has joined the institute on 1st July 2014 as an Assistant Professor. He is a Management Graduate with Masters Degree in System and Marketing also pursuing Ph.D. in Management. He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) in Management stream in 2012. Prior to this he has graduated in Computer Applications from Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University, Bhopal. Before joining Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Indore, he had taught at various management institutions in Indore. His areas of interest include Information Technology, Systems, Marketing, E- Business, Operating Systems and Computer Applications. He was the Member- Editorial Team SVIM e-journal. He has around 3 years of extensive and excellent experience in Academics. Apart from this he has published one research paper in national and one research paper in international conferences and has attended various conferences, seminars and workshops.

Prof. Nivedita Wagle

Assistant Professor

M.Phil.(Psychology),

She has been associated with PIMR since April,2009, as the Placement Officer.She is MBA(HR) and comes with a rich work experience of more than 17 years, both in India and abroad,with organizations like Swissair, Emirates and Welingkar Institute of Management and Research.

Prof. Pranay Karnik

MBA(Marketing)

M.Phil.(Psychology)

Pursuing Ph.D.(Management)

Pranay Karnik (MBA-Marketing, M.Phil-Psychology) has a total work experience of 14 years and has worked with brands like Eli Lilly and Co., ICICI Prudential, HDFC Standard Life. He is currently associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research Indore as Assistant Professor and is pursuing his Ph.D. from Devi Ahilya University in the area of Management. He has been serving the industry as a corporate trainer since last 9 years. He has been conducting training programs successfully for industries like automobile, pharmaceuticals, textile, infrastructure, agriculture, leather, information technology, finance, manpower solutions and some PSUs on subjects like Interpersonal skills, selling skills, team building skills and various other managerial skills. His areas of expertise include subjects like Marketing Management, Sales and Distribution Management, Organizational Behaviour and Business Communication. His training and teaching methodology includes designing and developing customized training modules as per the training needs of the participants and ensuring the desired learning through case studies, role plays, activities games and discussions. His training style has been widely appreciated by majority of his clients which include organizations like, Volvo Eicher Commercial Ltd., Tata Steel, Avtec Ltd., NHDC Ltd.,NHPC Ltd., Bharti Airtel Ltd., DCM Shriram Ltd. ,Hero Fincorp and many more.He is a certified assessor on Psychometric testing and is also a trained practitioner of Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy.

Prayatna Jain

Pursuing Ph.D., U.G.C. NET Qualified (Management)

MBA (Marketing with HR), BBA (Marketing)

Assistant Professor – M.B.A. Department

He is with PIMR since 2014. As far as his work experience of more than 8 year is concerned it is blend of both academics as well as industry. He is Gold medalist from DAVV for MBA in year 2009. He started his professional career in training and placements and as Head - Dept. of Marketing with Shri Vaishnav Institute of Management. Further, he worked with a manufacturing industry into the core decision making team and then joined academics. Parallel to this, he has given his consultancy services to one of the leading Interior Designing firm in also worked as editorial member of a publication house for some time. His area of specialization is into the subject area of Digital Marketing, Event Management and Entrepreneurship. He is certified trainer for simulation by Harvard Publishing House and also appointed as Star Faculty by Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojna. He is a certified trainer since 2016 for National Entrepreneurship Netwok. He is also holding office as President for Alumni Association of Vidya Sagar School since 2014. His core area of excellence is in organizing various kinds of academic and non-academic events. Currently he is in-charge Social Media of the institute, Faculty in-charge Kautilya Fellowship Network and Spardha (Sports Competition). In addition to this, he is active member of various other committees like Admission, Examination Upgradation and Scholastic Enhancement Cell.

Dr Minal Uprety

Assistant Professor

She joined the institute in July 2014. She is Ph D in Statistics, M. Sc (Stats) & MBA in Operations. She has 7.5 years of experience in academics. Earlier she had worked with ICFAI, Raipur and Sanghvi Institute of Management & Science Indore. She has attended several national and international conferences and presented the papers. She has many national and international publications to her credit. She has also attended FDP on Operations Management organized by IIM Banglore & a month long training programme conducted by ICFAI Hyderabad. Her areas of interest are Statistics, Operations Management, Operations Research etc.

She joined the Institute on September 1, 2015. He is Assistant Professor in the area of Finance in the Department of Finance in Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He has nearly 20 years of Industrial experience and teaching experience. He has worked under Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) during April 2002 to March 2006.He is having vast experience in the area of Finance .

C.A. Umesh Kumar Bhavsar

Fellow Member of Institute of chartered Accountant of India, CMA

(Inter) CS, (Inter)

M.Com. (Management) M. Com. (Accountancy)

.

Net Qualified in Management and Commerce

Assistant Professor: Finance

He joined the Institute on September 1, 2015. He is Assistant Professor in the area of Finance in the Department of Finance in Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He has nearly 20 years of Industrial experience and teaching experience. He has worked under Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) during April 2002 to March 2006.He is having vast experience in the area of Finance .

Prof Nidhi Sharma

M.B.A.

Assistant Professor – Marketing

She has eight years of extensive academic experience with Prestige Institute of Management and Research. Prior to academics she has also worked in industry for 6 months. She did her graduation from Punjab Technical university and post graduation from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. Presently she is doing her Ph.D in marketing from DAVV, Indore. She is a Certified Trainer of SMART GIRL PROJECT initiated by Bhartiya Jain Samaj, Pune and adopted by DAVV. She is the recipient of “Best Teacher Award” in 2012. She has attended various national and international conferences where she presented various research papers in her area of specialization. She has also attended and participated in several Faculty Development Programs and Workshops on case writing, research methodology, entrepreneurship etc. and has more than 15 publications to her credit in different books, national and international jounals. She has also been the coordinator of Manthan 2010, the popular management fest of PIMR. She has been the coordinator of various academic activities like Time Table, Student Placement, Pratibimb ‘The Management Film Festival’, Women Empowerment Cell, PIMR Rotract Club, Alumini Meet and has Compered around 20 prestigious events like National/International Conferences, Annual Cultural fest ‘Manthan’, AIC- Prestige Inspire Foundation etc. Her areas of interest are Marketing Management, Retail Management and Digital Marketing.

Prof. Ajay Malpani

Assistant Professor

He is a passionate academician, perfect blend of science and management, a motivator and a philanthropist with positive frame of mind. He has vast experience of teaching and administration in the field of academics. He has done his Masters degree in Organic Chemistry, MBA in Systems and Finance, Master of Philosophy in Business Administration, PGDHRM and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Information Security. He has published several research papers in National and International Journals of repute. He has also attended many National and International conferences and workshops in India. He has travelled across India for promotion and branding.

Dr. Arpit R. Loya

Ph.D (Management), Master of Management Science

Assistant Professor: Department of Marketing

He Joined the Institute on October 15, 2015. He has three years of industry experience in the area of international remittance, mutual funds and stock broking and 9.5 years of teaching experience. His areas of interest include Marketing Audit, Sales and Distribution Management, Consumer Behavior and Service Marketing. He has a number of research paper publications in National and International UGC Listed Journals and his work has been cited by researchers from Poland, Slovakia, Bangladesh, Georgia, Nigeria, Malaysia, Amman, Romania, Orenburg (Russia), Chile to name a few. He has attended and presented papers in various National and International Conferences and has also attended various development programs such as Case Writing Workshops, Research Methodology Workshops. He has cleared various NCFM Modules in Derivatives Market, Dealer Module, BCFM Dealer Module, AMFI Advisory Module, Licentiate Module from Insurance Institute of India and Google Online Marketing Fundamentals.

Assistant Prof. Bhavna Pathak (on lien)

M.Phil, M.A.M.C., PG diploma in Hindi Journalism from IIMC

(Delhi)

Assistant Professor Mass Communication

She has joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research on 11 July 2016. Prior to this she has worked as a freelance journalist for newspapers like Jansatta, Sahara samay, Nai Dunia. Worked in Radio Dhamaal of BAG Films Pvt. Ltd. as Executive producer and Radio Jockey for 2 years, associated with MY FM of Dainik Bhaskar Group as a RJ for 3 years in Indore and Bhopal. Worked as an Personnel Administrationer in Gyanwani Indore for 1 year, was radio programming consultant and programming head of Radio Rangila Raipur of Raneka Fincom Pvt. Ltd., professional voice over artist for several years. Attended summer program of Philips Exeter Academy, NH, USA two times, organized signature campaign against big dams in India there and send a copy of that signature campaign to PMO India and Green Peace environment organization. She has written many articles on Media Literacy and her area of interest include- Media theories, Print journalism, Changing trend in media, Development Journalism, Interpersonal and group communication, Non-verbal and behavioral communication and International communication. She has presented paper in 11 th International conference of PIMR “Developing skills and competencies for global competitiveness” topic of the paper was “An Empirical Study on Media Exposure Instigating Women Empowerment by Attainment of Self Actualization Using Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Model.”.

Prof. Ishita Das

Assistant Professor, Dept of Mass Communication

She has joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research on 11 July 2017. Prior to this, she has a corporate experience in the domain of PR for about 8 Years. Her forte included Business Development, Client Servicing, Media Relations &, Content Management on various clients pertaining to different industries. With a penchant for writing, her stories can be found online and blogs enjoy a whopping visit of 48 million visits. Her love for writing made her create blogs for HP, Colgate, Johnson & Johnson, Horlicks, Pampers, Dove and many other prestigious brands. Her interest areas are PR & Communication, Social media, Media Ethics, Indian Journalism scenario especially Indian Politics etc. Recently, she also participated at AIMEC 2018, Jaipur and presented a paper on the “Use of social media by the Indian NGOs to address issues related to women, youth & Children”.

Dr Deepti Bajpai Kukrety

Assistant Professor– HR & General Management

deepti_bajpai@pimrindore.ac.in

Ph.D. (H.R.), M.B.A. (H.R./Marketing), M.A. (Geography), B.A. from Sophia Girls College, Ajmer

She is passionate about training the students for G.D. / P.I. and making them corporate savvy, and has a rich and a very relevant industry experience to support her in this endeavor. Dr Deepti Bajpai Kukrety has joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore in August 2017 as Assistant Professor in the area of HR and General Management. She is a Ph.D. from D.A.V.V., Indore in Management (H.R.) on the Topic “A study of Manpower Planning in Indian Banks.”. She is an M.B.A. (H.R./Marketing) from Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore and was conferred the Gold Medal for securing the First Position in H.R. Specialization (2003-2005), M.A. in Geography (First Position, 2000-2002) from D.A.V.V., Indore and B.A. from Sophia Girls College, Ajmer..

She has undergone a two month (June –August 2006) Training The Trainer Program (TTT) in Jaipur, Rajasthan while working with Genpact and is one of the Trained Trainers in India in the area of Voice, Accent and Phonetics in English. Her area of specialization is Training and Development especially Communication Skills, Placement Training and Personality Development. She has attended and presented papers in various National and International Conferences.

Dr. Meenu Mathur

PhD (Management), MBA(Marketing), M.Sc (Statistics)

Assistant Professor (Marketing)

Dr. Meenu Mathur has joined the institute on August 1, 2017. She is in team of Research Consultancy and Training Wing of the Institute. Since 2010, she has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore as Adjunct Faculty. She has rich blend of 14 years of industrial and 8 years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. She has been awarded PhD on topic “Effect of Retail Store Image and Private Label Brands on Consumers’ Perceptions in India” by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore in the area of Management.

She had served at one of the leading Local Management Association of All India Management Association (AIMA) for 9 years including one year as General Manager of the association. During the tenure, she had co-ordinated training programmes (MDPs), international management conventions, seminars. She has also managed Career Management Centre at one of the campuses of ICFAI Business School for industry interface with regards to placements and summer internship activities of MBA students. She has been associated with Computer training Institutes as Faculty and had also been a part of their computer literacy programme at renowned public schools. She had published 6 research papers in reputed journals and books and presented 3 papers in conferences. Currently, her areas of research interest are Consumer Behaviour, Retail Management, Corporate Communication, Marketing Analytics and Retail Analytics. She has been the winner of the ‘Best Research Paper Contest’ in the Eleventh International Conference organised by Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. She had co-edited two books and had been Assistant Editor of an in-house publication of the management association. She had conducted workshop for junior executives, primary and secondary school teachers training, and soft skills training sessions for MBA students.

Prof. Amber Tiwari

MBA (International Business), MBA (HR)

Prof. Amber Tiwari MBA (International Business), MBA (HR) Prof. Amber Tiwari has experience of more than two decades. His domain is International Business and Human Resource Management. He has morethan 6 year experience of Industry (Export /Marketing), He has more than 15 years of experience of teaching. He was earlier associated with Medicaps University as a Senior Assistant Professor. He was visiting faculty for Human Resource management subject in IIPMIndore. He has been member of CBSE Advisory Committee on Curriculum design. He has also been associated with the MSME (Govt. of India) for the training and development in the field of exports. He is consultant to various firms for their exports related issues. He has expertise in Foreign Trade Policy and Procedure, Export Marketing, Exports Incentives and delivered several lectures for trade organizations and the institutes of repute in Indore region.

Varun Rijhwani (on lien)

Assistant Professor

Varun Rijhwani is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Communication, Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. He is a CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) certified English Language Teacher from University of Cambridge Varun Rijhwaniwas a lecturer at Institute of Management Studies (IMS), D.A.V.V., Indore; Academic Associate at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore in the area of Strategic Management prior to his current position as an Assistant Professor here at PIMR, Indore. His recent work examines why the Millennials are lonely at the workplace. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in Management from Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore, and a Master’s Degree in English from Indira Gandhi National Open University. His areas of specialization include English Language and Literature, Business Communication, Communication skills, Personality Development and Soft Skills, and General Management subjects. He enjoys being at the intersection of the humanities and management studies and brings his interest in seemingly elusive and intangible concepts to this dynamic intersection.

Dr. Sopnamayee Acharya

Dr. Sopnamayee Acharaya is currently Assistant Professor in QT & OM. She joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore on August 14, 2017. She has two years of industry experience and more than twelve years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels that include coordinating and handling of various academic and administrative responsibilities. She has obtained her Post graduation in Mathematics from Utkal University, Odisha and has done M.Phil in Mathematics from Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Odisha. She has done her Ph.D. from School of Mathematics, Vikram University, Ujjain. She has also done her Postgraduate Diploma in HR from DAVV and MBA in Human Resource from Punjab Technical University. Her doctoral work was on Network Optimization Models using Stochastic Demands. Some of her work has been published in indexed journals. She has received Best Research Paper award in Management in 7th Asian Business Research Conference Organized by WBI in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Her areas of interest include Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematical Models, Green Supply chain, Reverse logistics etc . She has more than thirty publications to her credit both in Management and Mathematics. She is a life time member of Indian Academy of Mathematics, Madhya Pradesh Economics Association and Indore Management Association.

She has attended and presented paper in various National and International Conferences including IIM Bangalore, Kolkata, and Indore, MICA Ahmadabad and Nirma University, Ahmadabad. She has also chaired conference session in Management in 7th Asian Business Research Conference, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2012 and 5th ICADA, Bangkok 2016 .She has presented research articles in the annual conference of The Madhya Pradesh Economic Association. She has also attended various Management development programs like FDP from IIM Indore, FDP under MHRD from IIT Bombay, FDP by DST, NEN FDP, Case Writing Workshop, Research Methodology Workshop etc. She has been registered for Guide in Management under DAVV in 2017

Prof. Akhilesh Dubey

He is a passionate academician, and has rich experience of 09 years in Industry and Academics.

He started his career as SAP-HCM Consultant and was associated with various organizations on Leadership roles in HR, SAP, ERP, Trainings and Consulting. He has managed and consulted the business for various companies of Textile, Manufacturing, Telecom and Service Industry.He was also associated as Assessor for Google India. He is Graduate in IT and MBA in HR which makes him a perfect Techno-Commercial Leader.

He Joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research as Assistant Professor in the Area of HR & General Management in August, 2017.He was associated with Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, and Indore Indira Business School.His areas of Interest includes Talent Management, Management by Indian Values, Human Capital Management, Business Ethics and Strategic Management. He was also associated with NSE-IT (A National Stock Exchange Subsidiary) as Chief Proctor for Online Exams. He has attended and presented paper in various National and International Conferences.

Dr. Vidya Telang

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., ICWA, MBA (Finance), UGC NET Qualified (June & December 2014), B.Com

Dr.Vidya Telang joined Prestige Institute of Management in August 2017 as Assistant Professor (Finance). She has a 3 years of industrial experience in HMT as a Computer Programmer in EDP department and 12 years of teaching experience. Earlier she has been associated with School of Economics, DAVV, Indore as a Faculty of Finance for 10 years, and also as a visiting faculty for MBA (Executive) programme in Institute of Management Studies, DAVV, Indore. Her areas of teaching interest include Accounting for Managers, Financial Management, Financial Products and Services, Cost Accounting and Managerial Economics. She also has 10 years experience of teaching (besides the above) in self run coaching classes as well as various other coaching classes. She has conducted, attended and presented research papers at various National and International Conferences. She has assisted in writing Prefaces and Editorials for various Seminar and Conference brochures conducted by School of Economics and Journals of Madhya Pradesh Economic Association (MPEA).

Dr. Varun Sarda

Assistant Professor

Dr. Varun Sarda joined as Assistant Professor at Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore on 01st September 2017. He has more than 12 years of Teaching and Industry experience. He is Ph. D. in Management and NET Qualified. He has done MBA in Finance from Institute of Management Studies, DAVV, Indore. He has been awarded Diploma in Business Finance (CFA Level I) from ICFAI Hyderabad. He has cleared various NCFM Modules all in First attempt namely Commodities Market Module 88%, Derivatives Market Module 86%, AMFI Advisory Module 80%, AMFI Basic Module 69%, Basic Securities Module 62.5%. He has also cleared Licentiate Module from Insurance Institute of India. He has worked with leading private sector companies like Axis Bank Ltd. (recruited on campus as Relationship Manager) and ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company (as Branch Service Manager). He has 15 Journal Publications and various Conference Publications and Presentations to his credit. One of his research papers has been published in Applied Economics Journal, Kasetsart University Bangkok, Thailand and another at FITC, Nigeria. He has presented research papers in various conferences at renowned institutes of India like Indian Institute of Management, Indore, Indian Institute of Management Ranchi and Indian Institute of Management Kashipur. His areas of interest include Financial Management and Financial Derivatives.

Dr. Shail Shri Sharma

APh.D., M. Phil (Management), MBA (APR)

Assistant Professor (Marketing)

Dr. Shail Shri Sharma is currently Assistant Professor in Marketing. She joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore on September 1, 2017. She has more than four years of industry experience and seven years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels that include coordinating and handling of various academic and administrative responsibilities. She has done M. Phil in Management from Global Open University. She has obtained B.Sc. Biotechnology &Life Science degree from Maharaja Ranjit Singh College, DAVV Indore and has done MBA in Advertising and Public Relations from Prestige Institute of Management & Research, DAVV Indore. She has done her Ph.D. from Shri Vaishnav Institute of Management, DAVV, Indore. Her doctoral work was on ‘A Study of Visitors Satisfaction towards Heritage Tourism’. Some of her work has been published in indexed journals. Her areas of interest include Advertising, Event Management, Consumer Behaviour, Business Marketing, Sales and Distribution Management &Service Marketing. She has seventeen publications to her credit.

She has attended and presented paper in various National and International Conferences. She has also attended various development programs like Case Writing Workshop, Research Methodology Workshop and Faculty Development program.

Dr. GunjanAnand

Ph.D., MA (Psy), MBA

Assistant Professor: Human Resource and General Management

Dr. Gunjan Anand is an faculty of human resource management , organisation behaviour and general management. She is done with Masters of business administration, specialized in Human Resource. She is an expert in Psychology too that creates as distinct impact on her personality. She is innovative in her training techniques as she is a certified trainer from IIM Indore.She is also a certified trainer with Dale Carnegie and American TESOL for personality development and soft skills. She possesses 12+ years of experience. She is Ph.D. supervisor in the Faculty of Management, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidhyalaya, Indore. She has published 25+ publications in national and international journal. She has also attended and presented papers in conferences.

Prof. Avni Gilda

Master of Professional Accounting, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

Assistant Professor: Finance

She joined the Prestige Institute of Management and Research on June 18th, 2018. She has 2 years of industry experience in the area ofauditing and accounting. She has skills in Microsoft office, MS Dynamics, MYOB, Tally ERP software. Throughout her career she has been a self-starter with ability to manage multiple tasks and work flows and ensure that deliverables are understood and achieved. She started her career with finance industry. Apart from academics, her areas of interests are sports and travelling.

Prof. Atul Chanodkar

MBA(HR), UGC NET Qualified, BE(CS), Ph.D.(Pursuing)

Assistant Professor: Human Resources

Atul Chanodkar is MBA with distinction in HR and BE(Honours) in Computer Science. He is UGC NET qualified and currently pursuing Ph.D. in Management. He has 5 years of industrial experience. Currently he is working as Assistant Professor and has been associated with the companies like Aditya Birla Group, Sysazzle Incorporation, Emax Global Media Pvt Ltd., Jain Brothers, inspiAura etc. His areas of interest are Change Management, Organization Development, Organization Behavior, Performance Management System and International HRM.

Dr.Pallavi (Joshi) Kapooria

Ph.D., UGC-NET (Management), MBA, M.Com.

Assistant Professor (Marketing)

Dr. Pallavi (Joshi) Kapooria is presently associated with PIMR as Assistant Professor (Marketing). She comes along with a varied experience of 15 years, of which enriching 6 years is from the industry and 9 years of research & teaching experience. She marked her debut as an author with her ISBN book on Customer Relationship Management published in 2017.An avid researcher, she has more than 25 research publications to her credit and has been actively participating in the conferences & seminars at International & National levels.

Keen on learning, she constantly upgrades herself through workshops & faculty development initiatives including a Short-Term Course on Econometrics from IIT, Indore.

Dr. Kapooria is on Editorial board & Advisory committee of various publications of repute like South Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (publication of Jabalpur Management Association), Ignited Minds Journal (UGC approved) , International Research Journal of Management & Social Sciences, International Journal of Management Education & Student’ Employability (IJMESE) Swindlink.com & IMPARC. Dr.Kapooria is a Corporate Consultant & Trainer in the areas of Behavioural & Life Skills. Her areas of academic interests include Customer Relationship Management, Consumer Behaviour, Advertising & Brand Management, Product Planning, Brand Management, Integrated Marketing Communications, Retail Management, Corporate Governance.

Prof. Radhika Sahni

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. (Management) – Pursuing

UGC NET Qualified (Management)

BCA, MBA( Finance and Marketing), Diploma in Banking and Finance (Indian Institute of Banking and Finance)

She has more than 5 years of academic experience and 1.5 years of industry experience and presently associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore as Assistant Professor in the area of finance. She is pursuing Ph. D. (Management) on the topic “Investment Pattern and Risk Attitude of Working Women in Madhya Pradesh” from Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhayala, Indore. She has also done various certifications from NCFM conducted by NSE. She has attended a number of conferences, workshops and seminars organised by various institutes and organizations.

Prof. Divya Tiwari

Pursuing Ph.D (Commerce)

B.Com and M.Com

Assistant Professor

She has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore from June 14, 2018 and is presently working as Assistant Professor. She cleared DET examination in year 2018 and is currently pursuing her Ph.D in Commerce from D.A.V.V, Indore (M.P). She has a two year of teaching Experience and also prior to that 6 months corporate experience. Before being the part of the institute, she has taught in many Professional courses at various levels in Indore. She holds many distinctions throughout the academics. She is also pursuing her Professional Qualification in field of Company Secretary by ICSI (New Delhi) as in the stage of Professional Examination.

She has also attended many Professional Development Programs (PDP) on the topics Of “Overview Of Security Market and Career Opportunities” and “National Symposium on “Goods and Service Tax” by NISM , “Conference on ethics and governance” at Mumbai, “A talk on Revised Model – GST Law” , “A case study on show cause raised by Regulatory Authorities like SEBI,MCA and other”, “A talk on Compliance Management – Disclosure under Listing Agreement”.

Prof. Siddharth S Jain

Assistant Professor

Ph.D (Pursuing), Master of Business Administration (Finance) Assistant Professor: Finance & Management

Prof. Siddharth S Jain has joined the Institute on 1st July 2018. He has five years of industry experience in the area of academic coordination & financial management and 3 years of professional courseteaching experience. His areas of interest include Financial Management, Banking Services, Consumer Behavior and Communication. He is pursuing Ph.D. in Banking & Customer Experience from IMS, DAVV, Indore. He has presented papers in ICAI conferences and has also attended PAN IIM conference in 2016-17. He has taught more than 3000 students at ICAI and ICSI as a visiting faculty for ICITSS and MCS courses by conducting workshops at various locations throughout the country. He has mentored CA and CS students who brought glory to the city by achieving All India Rank One and Two in CS Foundation examinations in 2017. He teaches BBA & B.Com. (Hons.) at PIMR UG campus.

Prof. Pallavi Agarwal

Ph.D.(Statistics),MPhil, MSc, APGDCA, MBA

Assistant Professor – QT & Statistics

Since 2004, she has been associated with varied teaching and research institutions. She has overall 11 years of teaching and research experience. During which she has been associated as a faculty of Management at the various institutions of reputes such as Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) (Lucknow Chapter), Institute of Corporate Sustainability Management (ICSM) Gurgaon, HarShai Degree College Kanpur, LalBahadur Institute of Technology and Management Indore, and Devi Ahilya VishwavidyalayaIndore etc.

In addition, she has also been associated as a research associate (RA) and senior research associate (SRA) in the area of strategy and marketing at Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIM – L) and Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM – I). She has rendered her services as a RA for 1 year at IIM – L and SRA for 3 years at IIM – I. During these tenures, she has worked enormously for various research consultancy projects such as Tata Nano, Mahindra Electric Car Reva, SBI, Godrej, SRF Industries, Bhel, ABC Bearing, Innovation in low cost medical diagnostic devices designed and developed by SIB (Stanford India Bio designers) fellows, Philips Innovation Centres, GE Healthcare India, Siemens India.

She has also presented several research papers and case studies at various leading international conferences viz. IIM Indore, IIM Raipur, IIM Bangalore, MDI Gurgaon, Devi Ahliya University Indore, MTMI International Conference, Dubai and UNSW University Sidney, etc. Some of her research papers and case studies have also been published in Scopus listed, ADBC listed and UGC listed peer reviewed international journals of management. She has also shown her genial temperament and devotion in learning new paradigms in latest and advanced research methodologies and case teaching pedagogies in management through participation enthusiastically in various workshops such as IIM – I-NASMEI (North American Society for Marketing Education in India) Summer Marketing workshop on ‘Teaching with Cases’, IIM - I ‘Case Method Workshop’ and IIM - I-FDP (Faculty Development Program) in ‘Case and Teaching Skill Development, Research Methodology, Research Skill Development and Perspectives on Management’, and FDP in ‘Strategic Management from Devi Ahilya VishwavidyalayaIndore, etc. Having the splendid working experiences as a RA and SRA at IIM – I and IIM - L, she has also been served as an academic associate (AA) for 3 years in the area of International Business and Strategic Management (IB & SM) at IIM - I. During the association with IIM - I, she has also been nominated by the Dean-Administration on behalf of IIM Indore’s academic associate fraternity to attend the international conference conducted by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) in collaboration with Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), and National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM). In addition, she has also got several opportunities to showcase her talent in various extracurricular activities such as poetry writing competition, elocution competition, quiz competition, etc. held in IIM Indore. Recently, she has not only received first prize in quiz competition but also her self-written poems have acclaimed through felicitation awards. Her exemplary contributions in the annual magazine and special issue newsletter of IIM - I have also been received highest acclamation.

Dr. Rekha Narang

Ph.D.(Statistics),MPhil, MSc, APGDCA, MBA

Assistant Professor – QT & Statistics

She is associated as an Assistant Professor in PIMR in Faculty of Systems and QT. She has been awarded her Ph.D(Statistics) in 2012 from Punjabi University Patiala. She has done her MPhil,MSc, APGDCA, MBA from M.D University , Rohtak. She has more than 13 years of teaching experience in postgraduate and undergraduate level.

Apart from Academics she has handled many Academic and Administrative responsibilities. She worked as a Center Superintendent for two years in MBA(FT) DAVV Exam and Controller of Examination for an Autonomous Course in a private institute. She has published one Engineering Mathematics book as a coauthor for Kurukshetra University Students. She has published many papers in National/International Journals/ Conferences. She has attended many Conferences, Workshops & FDP organized by various institutes. She has organized one AICTE approved national level seminar in 2012. She is a life time member of two national level societies. She is dedicated, resourceful and able to work efficiently, with a solid commitment to the academic growth and development of the every student

Professor

MBA – HR, BE Electronics

UGC-NET (Management), 2018

Assistant Professor - Human Resource Management, General Management, Psychology

She has been associated with Prestige since 2016 as a Visiting Faculty and joined as a Full time since July 2018. Prior to academics, she has 3 years of Corporate Experience in companies like Reliance Communications and Essar Group. She did her MBA from Welingkar Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai. She did her Bachelors of  Elelctronics Engineering from D. Y. Patil College Mumbai. Her areas of interest are Human Resource Management, General Management and Psychology.

Dr Rashmi Gharia

MBA – HR, BE Electronics

Ph.D., MBA (Human Resource), UGC Net Qualified, BSc

Assistant Professor

Dr Rashmi Farkiya (Gharia) is an Assistant Professor in Human Resource area, having overall 9 years of rich experience in academics. She has also worked as a visiting faculty for MBA (Executive) at Institute of Management Studies (IMS), DAVV. She has guided more than 200 students for their major and minor research projects and field work assignments. She has attended number of FDPs and SDPs sponsored by AICTE, AIIMS. She has attended a number of national and international conferences and presented papers in them besides she has a number of research papers in reputed journals. She has written a number of cases which is published in national journals and one of the case is uploaded on European Case Clearing House, Cranjield University, UK.

Prof. Zuber Khan

Assistant Professor

M.com, M.Journalism

He has joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research on 1 July 2016. Prior to this, he has a 9 Yrs Media Industry experience and 4 years of Academic experience. He has worked in various national regional news channels & News Agency like NDTV, Khabar Bharti,SR MP, Btv news etc as News producer,Senior Journalist, Production Head He has also established his own regional news channel 'Khabar Nation Madhya Pradesh'. & Khabar Nation, a weekly News paper.

His interest areas are Photography, Audio and Video production, Editing, Digital media, Journalism and Print media. He was a Resource person in 3 weeks UGC Refresher's Course in Mass Communication 2013. He is the coordinator of Prestige Media which includes various projects like travel shows, interviews, music videos, short films etc., corporate profile & also coordinator of Prestige media Newspaper , Prestige Radio & Prakash Vision Studio.

Dr. Meeta Baid

Assistant Professor

Ph.D (English Literature), M.Phil, M.A. (English Literature),B. Ed, B. A.

Dr. Meeta Baid has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since July 2018 and is presently working as Assistant Professor (English/ Business Communication). She has studied at Rajasthan and has done her graduation in Arts from Rajasthan University, M.Phil from D.A.V.V., Indore, M.A. (English Literature) from D.A.V.V. , Indore, B. Ed from D.A.V.V. , Indore and her Ph.D from, D.A.V.V Indore. She has Sixteen years of academic experience. She has attended a number of National and International Conferences where she has presented research papers in her area of specialization. She has attended professional development programs like research methodology workshops, case writing workshops, seminars, and faculty development programs. She has coordinated various Cultural Events, Annual Fests and academic activities including Soft Skills Workshops, Campus Recruitment training, Business Communication Workshops and Semester Examination. Her areas of interest include Campus training, Corporate & Business Communication.

Prof. Somen Mitra

PGDBM (Finance), UGC-NET (Management), ICWA Inter (Stage II), B.Sc.

Pursuing-Ph.D. (Business Administration)

Assistant Professor-Finance

Prof. Somen Mitra has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management since August 2018. He is having a combined experience of 18 years in the industry and academia. Prior to joining PIMR, he served with ITM University Gwalior for a period of 5 years. He is having a rich industry experience of 13 years and has worked with brands like ICICI Prudential; Aditya Birla Financial services Group etc. and received significant accolades. His areas of interest include Financial Management, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, Financial Markets, Risk Management & Insurance etc. He is credited with 8 publications including 4 cases published by The Case Centre, England and is also a recipient of “Best Paper Award” for one of his research papers presented at IIT Roorkee. Certified with ‘NCFM-AMFI’ module and ‘Life Insurance Certification’ from ‘Insurance Institute of India’, he had also been instrumental in launching and operationalising three industry oriented MBA programs in his previous assignment.

Prof.Shaan Malhotra

Assistant Professor

MBA (Marketing, Finance)

Mrs.Shaan Malhotra joined the institute on 21st january 2019 as an Assistant Professor. She has done her Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA) And Masters of Business Administration from International Institute of professional studies (IIPS DAVV) INDORE. Her areas of interest include Marketing Management, Service Marketing, Advertiting and Brand marketing, Human resource management and Public relation and corporate communication. She has around 8 years of extensive and excellent experience in Academics.Before joining prestige she has worked with Global Institue of Management and Research (Jabalpur). She has attended various management conferences, workshops and faculty development programs.

CA. Priyanka Jain

FCA,CWA INTER(1),BCO

CA Priyanka Jain has joined our Institute as faculty for Finance & Accounting. She is a professional educator with 11 years of diverse experience and strong proven track record in the field of Accounting, Costing, Taxation & MIS. She has coached and guided several CA & CS students to accomplish their goals to become aspiring CA & CS. Also one of her student secured AIR 5 in his CA final exams May2018. Priyanka had completed her professional training from a repute CA firm M/s Fadnis & Gupte. Mr Fadnis is also an ex-chairman of ICAI. She is dedicated, resourceful and goal-driven professional educator with a commitment to the social and academic growth and development of her students. Further, she is committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating and encouraging to her students.

Prof. Ranjit Kumar Nahak

(M.E with specialization in Software Engineering)

(B.E in Computer science)

Prof. Ranjit has 5 yrs of experience as a trainer in CDAC-ACTS Indore which is associated with the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) an Autonomous Scientific Society of Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY), Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India. The National Centre for Software Technology (NCST) is also a part of it.
He has completed his Masters of Engineering with Specialization in Software Engineering and Bachelors of Engineering in Computer Science.
He has 2 yrs of Experience in Software Development in Orlando Solutions as a Developer. He has also qualified in Graduate Aptitude Test Engineering conducted jointly by the Indian instituted of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology. He has good academy profile and Qualified in National Talent Search Examination in 2005 New Delhi.
He is expertise in Software Application Development Tools and Technique and continuously became a part of Industrial Training and Placement at Pune Zone by CDAC. He has also conducted many Workshops in Upcoming Technology and Big Data.

Prof. Rohan Sharma

Assistant Professor (Mass Communication)

M.A in Journalism & Mass Communication

B.A in Journalism & Mass Communication

Mr. Rohan Sharma joined the institute on 22nd of January 2019 as an Assistant Professor. He did his Bachelors and masters in Journalism & Mass communication from D.A.V.V university. Before joining as an assistant professor, he was a guest faculty in prestige and also in other reputed Institutions. His area of interest includes Mass Communication, Photography, Photo editing, Production, Creative and practical area of the subjects. He is active in photography field from more than eight years. During this course he also worked with various production house and also worked as production head in one of those production houses. He also worked in Mumbai as a freelancer on project basis and does have the experience of working with celebrities. Apart from being a photographer he does have keen interest in wildlife, interior designing, travelling, events, fitness etc. He is training young photographers under his guidance from more than five years now. His works also got featured in reputed newspapers for his photoshoots with international clients.

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