Senior Management Team

Leadership Team

Prof. Y. Lakshman Kumar, Ph.D.,

Dr. Y. Lakshman Kumar

(YLK) is an M.Com, M.B.A, EMC from C.M.C – Canada and also a Ph.D.

Dr. Y. Lakshman Kumar (YLK) is an M.Com, M.B.A, EMC from C.M.C – Canada and also a Ph.D. His experience spans over 30 years in Sales Management, Brand Management, Marketing, Teaching, Training, Consulting, Placements, Academics, Examinations and Institution building.

He has been part of well-known universities/colleges in India in various capacities and has successfully launched innovative PG and UG level programs. From humble beginnings as a lecturer to leading a university as the Pro Vice Chancellor, Dr. YLK has vast experience in the academic arena. He has been part of the prestigious technology & management institutes of India as a visiting faculty. His industry experience includes sales and marketing positions with Indian conglomerates like MDPL and TTK, for almost a decade.

Dr.YLK has published papers and cases in reputed journals and reviewed various Marketing Books, including Marketing Management by Philip Kotler. As a member of GSE team he has visited Philippines, Singapore and Malaysia to study best practices at various Business Schools. His visit to Canada was a success, forging strategic tie-ups on invitation from CMC, Canada.

He has conducted various Management Development Programs for over 1,000 executives, focused in the area of Marketing, Sales Management and Brand Management. He has successfully conducted several MDP’s/EDP programs for Senior Executives at various public sector enterprises like BHEL, HAL, Bharat Electronics, BEML, LIC, Goa Shipyard, Hindustan Shipyard limited, Garden Reach Shipbuilders, India Post along with other and private organizations.

Given his area of interest, Dr. YLK has been a distinguished and prominent speaker at many organizations in India, on Marketing and Entrepreneurship.

His accomplishments include:

  • Best Professor Award 2015, for Marketing by Dewang Mehta Foundation
  • 50 Innovative Leaders in Education Award 2019 by World Congress
  • Received an Award for Best Business School in Telangana 2019 from Honorable Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu, for his former organization.

Mr. Kanagaraj K

Mr. Kanagaraj K

Registrar & Dean In-Charge

Mr. Kanagaraj is a seasoned teacher with over 17 years of experience. He specializes in OB & HR. During his teaching career of 10+ years he has published various articles in leading national and international journals. He has done his MS in IT Management from Madurai Kamaraj University and has an MBA from Anna University, Chennai. Currently he has submitted his PhD thesis in "Comparison of HCM practices in IT & ITeS and influence of select behavioural variables" and is awaiting his public defense. He comes with a total of 17 years of experience in both Teaching and Industry. In his 7 year stint in industry he has worked with large corporations like IBM, Mphasis etc., in various capacities.

Mr. Abbas Uppin Ali

Director – Corporate Relations

Mr. Abbas Ali holds Engineering degree in Electronics & Communication from Karnataka University Dharwad. He has MBA degree in HR and 18 years of professional experience in IT training and education industry. He heads Corporate Relations and Placements in our institute.

Mr. Raghunathan Nair G

Director – Alumni Relations

Mr. G R Nair is the Director – Executive Academics & Head-Alumni Association. He has 28 years of experience in Industry and 15 years in Academics.

His career started in State Bank group as Probationary Officer and worked in Indian Private Banks and foreign as Regional Manager, DGM to the level of Dy. GM / Vice President in charge of Credit, HR, Administration, Training, Recovery and Inspection Departments.

He has won Awards as Best Manager and Best Regional Manager.

He has served in 5 foreign countries in Petro Chemical industries as General Manager and VP. He was also the Advisor of CBSC schools in UAE, Bahrain.

He has teaching experience in Bankers Training Institutes, Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management Hyderabad as Associate Professor and Chairperson of Admissions and Corporate Relations, IBMR Bangalore and DC School of Management & Technology, Vagamon as Professor as Head of Corporate Relations and placements.

Mr. Kirron Bindu

Assistant Professor & Director International Relations

Mr. Kirron Bindu has domain expertise in Finance. His areas of interest is Financial Derivatives and Risk Management. Starting in 1995 Kirron has experience in Accounting and Auditing areas too. Kirron has over 12 years of teaching experience in some of the best schools in Bangalore. Valuation is another area of passion, in the recent past he has valued companies and natural resources like mines for interest groups in the social activism sphere. He has experience in analyzing the social cost of PPP and raising pertinent questions before the Regulatory authorities in the areas of civil aviation and electric utility companies. He is involved in training executives in IFRS. He is a partner in an investment advisory firm called Mentes Capital where he provides both investment and trading calls to interested subscribers for various investment packages. He is a mentor at leading accelerator called Kyron. He likes reading anything on finance and follows global financial markets keenly.

Ms. Kavitha Madhusudan

Director Admissions

Mrs.Kavitha Madhusudan is a seasoned professional with over 19 years of experience in the field of institutional branding, strategy, student recruitment. Mrs. Madhusudan has had a longer stint of career with Acharya Group of Institutions and has held various administrative positions including that of Director, Admissions for over 14 years. Mrs. Madusudan has also served as Deputy Director, Admissions at Alliance University and is currently serving as Director, Admissions at ISBR Group of Institutions.

Mr. R. Gopalakrishnan

Campus Manager

R. Gopalakrishnan is an Air Veteran who is a Post Graduate - M. Com., (Business Administration) who has served in Indian Air Force from 07th October 1980 to 31st October 2000. He takes care of General Administration, Infrastructural requirements, Hostels, Travel Desk, Student’s Discipline, Students Support, Food arrangement for Students and emergency medical needs.

R. Gopalakrishnan is the Convenor of Anti Ragging Committee and is a Member of Campus Disciplinary Committee and is Single Point of Contact for Parents.