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Prof. Rajit Karunakaran Nair, Director, Rajadhani Business School

Rajit Nair is an International Strategist who has significant experience (more than 20 years as Strategy Developer, Management Consultant & Trainer in MENA) in setting up strategies, functional structures, program execution framework and in all faculties of Human Capital Advisory. Besides rated as the best Organizational Development Consultant, he is a well-known trainer, mentor and life coach. He has catered to all industries like retail, investments (traditional & Islamic), Insurance (traditional & Islamic), Transport & Logistics, Food, Hospitality, Health Care, Petroleum (downstream), Aviation, Higher Education (University, Open University), Education (IGCSE Schools)etc. Business represented in different formats like listed companies, private limited companies, Family Owned Businesses, Not-for-Profit organizations and startups completes the clientele. He works with clients who want to increase their effectiveness through turnaround strategy in areas ranging from management and human capital development to planning/evaluation of their policies and internal procedures.

He is the proponent of Pro-Biz Consulting Model that incorporates lateral thinking and forum methodology. Pro-Biz guarantees quick and realistic results. As a mentor he guides CEOs and Entrepreneurs. Rajit Nair is the architect of ProSkill – Soft Skills Enhancement Program which in different formats addresses weaknesses of students and employees and provides real time solutions to correct the problems identified. Rajit guides graduates and postgraduates on career planning through his program, 'What's Next?".

Being a Member of Hawkhamah the Institute of Corporate Governance, Rajit is a staunch advocate for developing and implementing sustainable Corporate Governance strategies adapted to companies.

His book “Making of a Sensible Consultant!” is a must read for consultants and aspiring consultants. This book is recommended by many universities in GCC for their MBA students. “Fearless or Shameless” is another book which provides articles on work culture, ethics, and business issues and placed under social satire genre.

PROF (DR) RAJESH S PYNGAVIL,HOD, MHRM, MBA, PGDMM, PhD and UGC (NET) qualified

Prof (Dr) Rajesh S Pyngavil is currently the Professor and Academic Coordinator at Rajadhani Business School, Rajadhani Institute of Engineering and Technology, Attingal, Trivandrum, Kerala. Prior to join RBS, he was an Associate Professor and Academic Coordinator at Gitarattan International Business School, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi. An MHRM, MBA, PGDMM, PhD and UGC (NET) qualified; Dr. Rajesh was associated with Indian Institute of Management (Ahemedbad) as Faculty Associate in HR area. He possesses 14 years of teaching and 6 years of industry experience with corporate houses such as WIPRO and DATAPRO as HR expert. He started his teaching career as Faculty Member with DC School of Management and Technology, Kerala. He has published 66 research papers and case studies in various referred journals and books and presented papers in various national and international conferences and seminars across the country. He received the Best Presenter Award -2009 in the national conference held in Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior and Best Paper Award -2011 in the International Conference conducted by Society of Management and Behaviour Sciences, Jodhpur. He has published six edited books titled Global Information and Corporate Strategies: Transcending Horizons; Innovative Strategies for Value Creation and Management; Turbulent Business Environment: The Road Ahead; India’s Emergence in Global Scenario, Innovation: The Key to Sustainable Prosperity, Global Information and Business Strategies and Managing Uncertainties of Business: A Strato-Techno Approach. He is in the editorial board of 4 journals of repute. He has received the Best Faculty Award (902 Points on 1000 API Score) at Gitarattan International Business School for the academic session 2013-14.

Ms. Lakshmi. R, Sr. Professor

Ms. Lakshmi. R, Sr. Professor in Financial management holds M.com and MBA (Finance & HR) from M G University. She has been in academics for the last two decades .She has attended Faculty Development Programme conducted by ICFAI University and also by DCSMAT, Trivandrum on New Dimensions in Research. Prior to the present job worked as a visiting faculty at M .G. College of Engineering, Trivandrum and also in DCSMAT, Trivandrum. Beyond academics she also has interest in administration and has worked as the academic co-ordinator and administrator for an Off-campus centre in Trivandrum. She has guided numerous students in their project works in M G University and Madurai Kamaraj University in the domain of finance and HR.


Ms. Sini. S , Asst. Professor

Ms. Sini. S , Asst. Professor, MBA (Finance & Marketing), M.Phil (Management) and MPA ( Public Administration) holding 8 ½ years experience in teaching for both MBA & BBA students in affiliated colleges under Bharathiyar ,Calicut and University of Kerala . She Worked as an Assistant editor in CAMS Journal of Business Studies and assumed the charge of academic and discipline in CONSPI Academy of Management Studies, and also provides guidance and support for academic projects for MBA & BBA. Attended Faculty Development Program by AIMS on Management Teacher 2015 –New Age Teacher, Institute of Management of Kerala on Statistical Package & Management Games, DCSMAT on New Dimension in Research, CAMS on Project Guidance and Case Method and National Seminar on Management of Co-operative Shift and Challenges.

Mr.Harikrishnan Nair N J, B.Sc. (Computer Science), MBA (Marketing& HRM), UGC-NET Qualified, Pursuing PhD in Management from Bharathiar University

Mr. Harikrishnan has around 8 years of experience comprising associations with retail operations, marketing and teaching. He has around 4 years of industry experience in different organizations, predominantly in retail operations and marketing. His experience in retail cuts across the organizations in India and UAE. He has 4 years of teaching experience. Prior to joining RBS, he was working as an Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator with Holy Grace Academy of Management Studies, Trissur (affiliated to Calicut University). He was actively involved and coordinated department works, student development events, industrial tours, guest lectures and the like. He has organized several National and International Conferences and students’ Management Fests. He taught several courses in Marketing, International Business and HRM. He is currently pursuing PhD in Management from Bharathiar University. He also functions as a trainer and has conducted several training programs for school teachers and sales managers. Mr. Harikrishnan has attended several FDPs in IIM-Kozhikode, NIT Calicut etc. His current research interests are in the areas of Consumer Behavior, Online Buying Behavior, Retail Buying Behavior, and Retail Marketing.
Research Publications:

  • “A Study on Rural Women Entrepreneurship in India”, Department of Management Studies and Research, Davangere University, Pge-120 to 127; ISBN: 978-81-928540-0-7.
  • “A Study on Evolution of Advertisements in India”, Trends and Challenges in Global Business Management, PLACITUM 2013, Pge-317; ISBN: 978-93-82338-84-0.
  • “A Study on the Evolution of Rural Marketing in India”,Abhijnan Journal of Management Research, Vol -1, Number-1, March 2014, Pge-1-9; ISSN:2348-6083

 

Mr. Anoop. R ,Assistant professor B Com (Taxation), MBA (Finance and Marketing), M Com (Finance), PGDIBO (International Business Operation)

He has more than four years of teaching experience in Finance and Marketing domain. After post graduation, he has worked as a Financial Analyst for more than two years. After that he has joined in CHMM College for Advanced Studies, Department of Business Administration, during that period he handled Finance and Marketing papers. He is also taking classes for B Com, BBA, MCA and M Com students under various Universities. He is a project Guide and councillor of Indira Gandhi National Open University. Mr. Anoop.R attended the training programme of Security Analysis and Portfolio Management organised by the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering (IIIE). He also Attended Three Days Workshop For Revising MBA Curriculum organized by the Board of Studies in Business Management(PG), University of Kerala. He also participated in the Faculty Development Programme organised by IGNOU and he attended various National Seminars organised by various management Schools and industries. He is a visiting faculty of B Schools. He published various papers to professional journals in the area of Finance and Marketing.

Mr Vishnu Vivek M, Asst. Professor , B.Com. and MBA ( National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli)

Mr Vishnu Vivek M had a 10 year stint with top corporate firms before entering academia. Prior to joining RBS, he was a Project Manager with Tata Consultancy Services where he handled a suit of functions including Project Management, Business Analysis, COE Coordination Activities, Presales, Marketing and Alliance Management. He has the experience of managing Multi Vendor, Cross Functional and Cross Geographical teams. He was also a faculty member of TCS Initial Learning Program (ILP), Trivandrum moulding the next gen of TCS. Mr Vishnu was part of HCL Technologies Ltd prior to joining TCS.
Mr Vishnu is a Certified Scrum Master and also holds a certification in Banking from Indian Institute of Banking and Finance, Mumbai and Certification in Capital Market Operations from IICM,Mumbai. He is a commerce graduate from University of Kerala and took his MBA from National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli (formerly REC).

Ms.Gayathry S.S , Asst. Professor

Gayathry S.S is a University Grants Commission’s National Eligibility Test Certificate holder for two times for the subject Management. She has secured her Post Graduate Degree in Business Administration with specializations in Marketing and Systems from Institute of Management in Kerala, University of Kerala. After her post graduation she has been working with IMK for more than two years. During that period, she handled papers like Operations Management, Marketing Management, Research Methods for Managers, Management Information System, Product Management and Services Marketing. She has presented papers in National seminars on themes related to her specializations

Mrs. Aparna L S, Assistant professor BBA, MBA in Human Resource Management and marketing Management

Immediately after the completion of her Post graduation she got the opportunity to be a part of a reputed bank. Then she joined in Rajadhani Institute of Engineering and technology as placement co-ordinator for both engineering and MBA department. During that period she conducted job fair and various placement related activities for the students. Later she moved to a Assistant Professor role in Rajadhani Business School. Her interested areas are Training and Development and Human Resource Counselling. She attended many National and International Seminars conducted by various reputed B-schools in Kerala. She also participated in the faculty development programme conducted by RIET.

Mr. Aravind.T.S, Assistant professor LL.B., MBA, Phd

Aravind.T.S is an Assistant Professor in Marketing and commercial law at Rajadhani Business School. His research examines the Influence of Social Media vehicle on Intention to watch movies by the moviegoers. He has started his research in the area of Social Media four years back and he is in the last stage of his thesis work. Aravind's research examines how Social media can work fruitfully across social divides, with a particular emphasis on movie segment. He investigates how social media can be utilise in a professional way by the movie production companies and movie marketers. Aravind earned his LL.B from Government Law College Trivandrum in Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Taxation Law, his MBA in Marketing from MSNIMT - Kerala University, and he pursuing his PhD in Management from Bharathiar University, a state university at Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India from 2012. He has written a hand full of research papers having thirteen national and two international papers having high impact factor. He possess keen business acumen in analysing and understanding business requirement and having creative problem solving skills. Aravind has started his academic career on 2011, and turned to be a trainer in life skill, Out bound training (OBT) and Marketing. He is a good Nero Linguistic Programme (NLP) practitioner and he has delivered several talk related with Nero Marketing, creative visualisation Reverse Innovation at different events conducted at Techno park and other Educational Institutions. Overall Aravind TS is an academician, Trainer , Speaker and Blogger He has his own Blog website www.aravindts.com, comprises with webinar, travelogue, case studies and think tank.

Mr. Vishnu Lal. R, Assistant professor BA.L. LL.B., MBA: UGC NET

Vishnu Lal is a lawyer turned management teacher with 4 years of corporate exposure. He has completed his LL.B. from Kerala Law Academy and MBA in HR from Institute of Management in Kerala, Kerala University. He has qualified UGC – NET exam for Lectureship. His industry exposure ranges from India’s leading Newspaper The Hindu, where he worked for 3 years as Customer Relations Officer to IT giant UST Global where he was a part of Corporate HR. He has rich experience in global employee compliance and is pursuing his research on Industrial Relations from Bharathiyar University. Before joining RBS, he was associated with DC School of Management & Technology and was also a guest faculty in Indian School of Commerce offering CIMA & ACCA courses.

Dr. Ravikumar Gangadharan MBA, PhD

Mr. Ajesh Mon T G MBA

Mr. Dani Yesudas MBA

Mr. Rakesh R MBA