- Designation :
- Qualification :
- LLB - University Law College, BBSR;Ph.D. - Utkal University, BBSR, PGDM IIM Ahmedabad Ph.D. – Utkal University, BBSR
- Functional Area :
- General Management
RC Fellowship (2017) RC Circle, Palo Alto
Entrepreneurship Education Champion (2015), Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Skill Development & National Entrepreneurship Network
Romesh Wadhwani Fellowship (2012) NEN
Started 6 Business Incubators across 4 different countries
Area of Research Interests
Entrepreneurship and New Ventures
Udyogini and Lac Providers in Jharkhand: Catalysing Inclusive Value Chains at the Base of the Pyramid, South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases, Volume 4 Issue 1 June 2015, Sage Publications (with Jeevan Arakal).
Moving to products: entrepreneurial IT firms in India, J. Project Organisation and Management, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2012 (with Sanjay Mohapatra).
Impact of Credit Guarantees on Entrepreneurship, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Volume 12, No. 1, 2011.
Sula Wines, Vilakshan, Volume VI, No. 1, March, 2009.
Ginger Hotels – Use of IT in Budget Hotels in India, Journal of American Academy of Business, Cambridge Volume XIII, No. 2, September, 2008 (with Sanjay Mohapatra).
An Exploratory Study of How Entrepreneurial IT Firms in India Compete in the Market, Journal of Global Business Management Volume IV, No. 1, April, 2008.
Fabindia Overseas Pvt. Ltd., Vilakshan, Volume V, No. 1, March, 2008 (with Dr. Brajaraj Mohanty).
Suhas Gopinath: A Case Study, Vilakshan, Volume IV, No. 2, September, 2007 (with Dr. Brajaraj Mohanty).
Mass Customisation: An Entrepreneurial Marketing Opportunity, Indian Journal of Marketing, Vol XXXVI, Nov, 2006.
For-Profit Value Chains. With Malcolm Harper & John Belt. Practical Action Publishing, UK 2015
Entrepreneurial Marketing Lemon Ideas, 2016.
Entrepreneurship in Small Scale Organisations’ in Dealing with Small Scale Producers Ellen Mangnus and Bart De Steenhuijsen Piters, KIT Publishers, Amsterdam, 2010
"Falcon Marine Exports" in Inclusive Value Chains in India Malcolm Harper, World Scientific, Singapore, 2008.
'Country report: Entrepreneurship Education in India' at UNESCO - APEID meeting on Entrepreneurship Education at Bangkok October, 12-14 October, 2015.
'Rural Women Entrepreneurs: The Self Help Groups' at EMU Entrepreneurship Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 24 – 27 November, 2011.
'Framework for cluster identification and development', at the ESU Conference 2009 on Entrepreneurship, Benevento, Italy, 8 - 13 September 2009.
'Web-based destination marketing for sustainable tourism', at the International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Management, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 27 - 29 March 2009.
'Consumer Perception of No-frills Budget Hotels', International Conference on Business, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Ocho Rios, St, Ann, Jamaica October 8 - 11, 2008.
'Key Account Management and the NPD Process', at the research forum, PDMA annual conference, Atlanta, GA, 21 - 25 October, 2006.
'Government's role in promoting CSR in SMEs', at the seminar on ‘Emerging issues in Corporate Social Responsibility’ organized by ISCR and CSSR, February, 2006.
Entrepreneurship: Text and Cases. Oxford University Press, 2020, 3rd Ed.
Key note presentation
Published articles in newspapers/magazines
Cases developed for teaching purpose