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Faculty Profile

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Rakesh Mohan Joshi


Ph.D., (Management), Executive Masters in International Trade (Gold Medalist) IIFT, MBA First Division University of Rajasthan Jaipur, M.Tech (Dairy Technology), B.Tech (Dairy Technology). His areas of interest include Globalization, International Business, International Marketing, Export Promotion, Internationalization of Higher Education, India’s cultural globalization, Bhagavad Geeta & Indian scriptures: Mangement Implications.


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Arun Bhattacharyya

Professor (General Management, Strategy & Entrepreneurship). Fellow (IIM Bangalore), PGDBM (IIM Calcutta). His areas of interest include strategic decision making, consumer psychology and entrepreneurial Marketing. Reviewer in Elsevier and Emerald journals.


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Archana Thulaseedharan

Assistant Professor (HR/OB). Ph.D., MBA (HR), FDP at IIM-A. Her areas of interest include Gender Intelligence, Strategic & Performance Management and Talent Acquisition.


Bhaskar K

Bhaskar K

Assistant Professor (SLC). Ph.D (pursuing in Commodities Market), M.Com, MBA. His areas of interest include Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Taxation and Financial Markets.



Chenna Kesava Reddy Sangati

Assistant Professor (Food Nutrition & Technology). Ph.D. & M.Sc. (Food Technology). His areas of interest include Food Research & Development, Food Safety Management and Quality Assurance & Auditing. Former Food Safety Auditor.


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Ganeshkumar C

Assistant Professor (Decision Sciences & Operations Management), Ph.D. and MBA. Post Doctoral Research Fellow (IIMB). Served as faculty at VIT University. His areas of interest include Decision Sciences, Operations and Data Analytics. Funded projects from IFPRI-USA and ADB.

ganeshkumar@iipmb.edu.in  gcganeshkumar@gmail.com

Gurmeet Singh

Gurmeet Singh

Adjunct Faculty. M.S. and Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, USA. His Areas of interest include Disruptive Innovation, New Process Technologies and R&D. Currently, Global Director R&D, Unilever Foods.



John Mano Raj. S

Professor (Marketing), Ph.D., MBA (Marketing). His areas of interest include Buyer Behaviour and Rural Marketing.



Nabirasool D

Assistant Professor (Marketing), UGC-Post Doctoral Fellow (Entrepreneurship), Ph.D (Consumer Lifestyles) & MBA (Marketing). His areas of interest Marketing, Entrepreneurship Development and Business Economics.


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Nanda K G

Practicing Professor in Plantation Management & Trade (AF).His Areas of interest include Tea Tasting, Quality Control and Blending of tea for international markets. Experience in trading of Tea, Coffee and spices in global markets. Fr.Vice President Tata Tea Ltd.,


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Narendran. K

Assistant Professor (Extension and Plantation Technology). Ph.D., M.Sc., (Agriculture). Doctoral research in the area of Agripreneurship. His areas of interest include Entrepreneurship, Agri-Business and Micro Level Institution Building Process.



Prakash K C

Assistant Professor (Agri-Business), Ph.D. (Agri-Business & Development Management) and MBA (Marketing), TNAU, Coimbatore. His areas of interest include Agri-Business, Supply Chain Management and Marketing.


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Ramaskanda. N

Adjunct Professor (Cost Management and ERP) M.Com., AICWA. His Areas of interest include Determination of Product Profile and Profitability, Cost Management Techniques, Cost Control and Reduction both in Manufacturing and Service Sectors, including designing of Costing Module in ERP.



Sarbani Mukherjee

Associate Professor (Economics and Natural Resources Management). Ph.D., (ISEC Bangalore), Fulbright Fellow of IFPRI, Washington, DC. Her areas of interest include Quantitative Techniques, Environmental and Resource Economics. Fr. Faculty Associate, IIM, Bangalore.


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Shilpa S Kokatnur

Assistant Professor. Ph.D., Kuvempu University Shimoga and MBA (Marketing from Karnataka University Dharwad. Fr. Assistant Professor, National Institute of Fashion Technology (An Organisation of Ministry of Textiles), GOI. Her areas of interest include Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing and Retail Management.



Sudha Srinivasan

Assistant Professor (Finance & Accounting). Ph.D., University of Madras and MBA (Finance). Her areas of interest include Management Accounting, Financial Analysis, Financial Management and Entrepreneurial Finance.


Venkateswaran. K

Venkateswaran. K

Associate Professor (International Business & Computer Applications). Ph.D., Anna University, Chennai, MBA (Marketing) and M.Phil (Entrepreneurship). His areas of interest include International Business, Marketing and Systems.

venkateswaran@iipmb.edu.in prof.venkateswaran@gmail.com venkates_warank@yahoo.com


Venugopal. B

Assistant Professor (Finance & Accounting). MBA (Finance), Ph.D., and UGC-PDF. Member – International Association of Risk & Compliance Professionals. His areas of interest include Financial Accounting, Depository Services & Capital Markets, Investment & Portfolio and Equity Research.



Vijayakumar. A. N

Professor (Finance and Control), Ph.D., Master Diploma in Business Administration. His areas of interest include Accounting, Finance, SME Development, Internal Control and Price Risk management. Fr. Faculty member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India(ICAI), New Delhi.


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Vivek Kambhampati.

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., NIT-Rourkela, M.Tech (Food Engineering & Technology). His areas of interest include Non-thermal food processing, Encapsulation, Functional foods, Process modelling & optimization, Drying & dehydration, and Post-harvest engineering & Management.




Ankur Gogoi.

Assistant Professor (LC), IIPM-Centre. Regd. for Ph.D,  M.B.A. (Infrastructure Management). His areas of interest include Project Management, Project Appraisal and Production & Operations Management.

iipmjorhat@yahoo.com iipmcj@iipmb.edu.in

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Coffee Board of India Chair Faculty

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Rubber Board of India Chair Faculty

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Spices Board of India Chair Faculty

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Tea Board of India Chair Faculty

FPM Scholars:

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Kiran Kumar, Fellow Programme in Management (Ph.D)

Masters Diploma in Business Administration in Financial Management (MDBA-FM). His area of interest includes Financial & Commodity Markets, Economics and Strategic Management. He has 18 years of industry experience, worked with various Asset Management and Stock Broking Companies. Currently working as Zonal Head, Destimoney Securities (P) Ltd, promoted by Dhanalaxmi Bank and US based PE firm, New Silk Route.


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Shilpa L, Fellow Programme in Management (Ph.D)

MBA (Food & Dairy Business). Her area of interest includes Production and Operations Management, Global Quality Management System, Organizational Behaviour. She has one year industry work experience with Sri Chamundeswari Sugars Ltd.



Vikas Singh, Fellow Programme in Management (Ph.D)

Post Graduate Diploma in Agri-Business & Plantation Management (PGDM-ABPM). His area of interest includes Rural Marketing & Agribusiness, Business Law & Policy, Corporate Social Responsibility and International commodity trading. He has 6 years of industry work experience with Monsanto India Ltd.


Visiting Faculty:

Dr. Prakash. V
Fr. Director,
Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI),

Prof. Chowdhury. K .K
Professor (Statistics),
Indian Statistical Institute,

Dr. Gowda. D. M
Professor (Statistics),
University of Agriculture Science,

Dr. Lalith Achoth
University of Agriculture Science,

Dr. Jyoti Bhat
Research Scientist,
Hindustan Unilever Ltd.,

Dr. Nagaraj. V
Professor of Law,
National Law School of India University (NLSIU),

Dr. Nagalingappa. G
PES Institute of Technology (PESIT),

Prof. Nandimath. O. V
Associate Professor of Law,
National Law School of India University (NLSIU),

Dr. Ramani. N
Professor (HRD) & President,
Womens’s Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (WIMEN),

Mrs. Seema Benakatti,

Programme Support : Seema Bai, Programme Associate
                                       : Shilpa. S, Placement Associate

Library : Madhu. K. N, Assistant Librarian

Computer Centre : Kalavathi. A. S, Computer Associate