High energy professional, with demonstrated track record of successful leadership role at various domain of personal and professional life. Experienced in evaluating new opportunities, assessing the implications of the latest market and competitive trends and solving critical strategic problems, identify and evaluate new business models and routes to market. Coupled with Corporate and Entrepreneurship experience with deep interest in teaching, mentoring and sharing knowledge, always exploring challenging role of Business Management Academia to help define and drive strategies for teaching, research and development of an institution.
School of Management Studies, BGSBU
Feb 2016 till date
Assistant Professor (Contractual) at the School teaching and mentoring Graduate and Post-Graduate Business Management Students, with additional consulting assignments at the University planning and development office. ACN School of Business, Aligarh
March 2014-Dec 2014
Faculty member with overall responsibilities of keeping School at the forefront of educational innovation and outstanding achievement to maintain its position within local colleges and business houses as an institution committed to academic excellence. All the strategic decisionmaking and priorities at the School should align towards Group (ACN Group of Institution) aspirations and values to be define time to time by the management. 1. Redesigned the entire PGDBM (or MBA) programme structure as per Industry trend and market requirement. 2. Conceived and proposed Business Incubation centre to promote entrepreneurship spirit of students. Preston University, Ajman
2007 – 08
Mentoring Graduate and Post Graduate Business Management Students in ‘Banking Operations Management’ and ‘Leadership Development’. Rai Business School, Bangalore
Mentoring graduate and post-graduate Business Management students in areas of Management Process & Systems, Business Ethics and Leadership Development. Team member for Study Material development, design of course structure and delivery methodology. Usha Group (parent organization of RBS) allocated additional responsibility of handling legal and corporate communication at Bangalore.
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Research Paper - ‘Performance Excellence Process in Family Business Management’, Submitted to AIMA as part of PhD requirement. ABSTRACT - Family businesses create an estimated 70% to 90% of global GDP annually and majority of family business owners want to ensure a livelihood for their dependents by running the business, but only 10 per cent of family businesses remain active for the third generation. It is in this context this exploratory research has been taken up but in due course of study it has been observed that this can never be a separate problem in family firms. Many inherent problems have been observed which has been summarized into 9 core challenges and addressing those can be Performance Excellence Process for the family firm can be devise. Case Studies – ‘Samasource Microwork - A world of Equal’, Submitted to AIMA as part of PhD requirement. ABSTRACT - Job creation is the single most critical issue in the global struggle against poverty, Samasource really is a powerful way to create jobs with pretty low investment and little degradation to the environment and can work in the poorest parts of the world." Goonj - Voice for rural Indian women, jointly written by Prof P D Jose, IIMB to be published shortly in ‘IIMB Management Review’. ABSTRACT - Improving maternal health is a long standing national problem and better menstrual hygiene in rural Indian Women can go a long way in improving the health of would-be mothers. Even though India's maternal mortality rate - the number of women between 15-49 years dying due to maternal causes for 100,000 live births - improved from 398 in 1997-98 to 212 in 2007-08, the nation still has miles to go to achieve the UN Millennium Development Goal of 109 MMR.
Paper presentation in Conferences/Seminars
National Seminar on ‘Innovations in Banking Sector: Opportunities and Challenges’ On December 10, 2016 Title of paper presented – ‘Financialism – wealth accumulation without Production’. 2-day National Conference on ‘Agriculture, Environment and Sustainable Development’ On March 21-22, 2016 Title of paper presented – ‘Study of Management Science Impact on sustainable development’.
Other University Position
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Editor – University Newsletter Editor – University Magazine Member – University Process automation committee
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Aligarh Muslim University, (Aligarh)
Jan 2015 – Dec 2015
To carry forward the agendas of AMU-VC’s Vision 2020 and to inculcate best practices in University, top administration of the University with the exercise of special power hired me as full time consultant. Responsibilities include evaluating and implementing best practices in the relevant areas to achieve desired goals in defined framework and further value addition in the system. Instrumental in providing critical support for some of the University major projects like NAAC assessment, procedural document draft and acquisition of other government projects. ACN Group of Institutions, Aligarh
March 2014 till Dec 2014
Group is pioneer in private Education Management Service at Aligarh since 1993, running 20 courses and were about to close B. Tech programme on account of no admission. Overhauled entire process management to drastically improved overall performance through strategic planning, brand enhancement, communication design and implementation brought impactful results. ACN Equipments, Delhi
March 2014 till Dec 2014
Industrial product Export Unit running in losses since its inception in 2004, designed fresh business plan to turn it into profit center in a time span of 12 months and monitoring implementation for desired results. Si2 Microsystems, Bangalore
Sept 2011 till April 2012
Facilitated EADS to open their shop in India and an opportunity for Si2 Microsystems to acquire huge sub contract for them. Also, facilitated Si2 for AS9100 certification. Libertas Capital, London
Jan 2008 till Aug 2009
London based Private Equity firm with interest in real-estate investment based on principle of Islamic Finance wanted to expand its operation in UAE. Helped them established their presence to acquiring first client and subsequent business growth. Entrepreneurship Experience
Educoart Education Services, Bangalore
2012 - 2014
Technology driven innovative Knowledge Management system with potential to impact globally the process of acquiring knowledge and learning methodology. Project put on hold for next few years after prototype being ready as required by market entry strategy and due to other constraints.
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Avembsys Technologies, Bangalore
2009 – 2012
An Engineering Services and Technology Consulting company with strong focus on Avionics & Embedded Systems, started with an ambition to launch our innovative product (GRIPS) to prevent runway incursion having global patent. Founded by two brothers as initial human resources to be grown into 150 headed company in a span of 2 years out of which 42 were IITians. Corporate Experience
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Dubai 2006-09
Provided dynamic bridge between high profile Corporate & HNI clients and internal various process management teams to promote Banks ‘Corporate & Investment Banking products’ ranging from Asset based Finance, Structured Finance, Capital Markets & Sukuk, Project Finance, Commercial Mortgages to advisory and Investments portfolio management. Reporting to VP - Corporate & Investment Banking towards strategic planning of periodical banks target and performance review. Other than territory Business Development, responsibilities include Teams Management, Customer Relationship Management, Product & Market Analysis, Training, Due-diligence, Compliance, Operational Excellence and monitoring Quality Standards. Standard Chartered Bank, Bangalore 2004-06
Provided leadership in terms of guidance, motivation and discipline to consistently achieve sales and corporate customer satisfaction to executives at the branch office of SCB, Bangalore to accomplish department’s goals and monitor workflow. Conduct regular meetings with staff to know their feedback and prepare reports. Elevated bank’s profile throughout the business community and enhanced its relationship with major corporate clients. Revitalized and strengthened relationships with multinational companies in the territory covered, which accelerated revenue growth and improved market position. Education
Pursuing Doctorate in Business Administration, All India Management Association - Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Research Work under progress, expected completion time mid to end 2018. Advance Management Programme (AMP), Indian Institute of Management - Bangalore, January 2012 - December 2012. Certificate in Strategic Management, Indian Institute of ScienceBangalore, July 2011 – December 2011.
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Master in Business Administration (Marketing & Finance), Bangalore University, September 2001 - August 2003. Bachelor of Arts (Economics Honors), Patna University Business Impact
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Judge for R&D100 (Oscars of Innovation) award 2016 under ‘Market disruptor category’ Nurtured aerospace systems start-up to develop runway incursion prevention technology to a globally accepted innovative system, currently evaluated by Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) to be implemented on all US airports to enhance aviation safety. Nominated for R&D100 (Oscars of Innovation) award 2014 Winner of HIS Jane’s ATC Award 2014 Our product won ‘Airline Industry Innovation Award’ at Tech Mahindra Innovation Contest with special mention from Mr. Anand Mahindra at Blue Chip Conference of Mahindra Corporate at Cape Town Nominated and finalist for ‘Economic Times - Ernst & Young "Business Leader of Tomorrow Award-2011’, top 5 in India among 50,000 nominees (Evaluated by the Jury panel which includes Innovation Advisor to the Prime Minister of India) Initiated strategic partnership with several multi-billion dollar MNCs and Government of India DRDO Labs in order to offer bigger, better and cheaper solutions to our clients Just after secondary education supported mother for a home scale food processing unit at Gidha, near Patna to enable farmers earns high returns on their yield of fruits and vegetables and shields them against middlemen & transport issues. The unit recorded an impressive growth of an average of 300% year after year. Brainchild behind ‘Centre for Positive Impact Leadership’ for Students from School till university level and for professionals from Corporate to Parliament. Conducted more than 20 workshops on Leadership Impact Management. Brainchild behind ‘Aligarh Alumni Foundation’ to carry forward the messages of great reformer Sir Syed Ahmad Khan and his Aligarh Movement. Founder-Mentor ‘SOCIOLIFE’, an NGO working towards Disparity Reduction and HDI growth through Social Entrepreneurship and Community Action. Managing Trustee Fahim International Development Fund (FIDF), family trust supporting cause of Education, Health, Justice and Islamic Finance. Founding Member ‘TARUMITRA’ an environment protection NGO by group of school students and many times MENTOR in various slum schools.
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Member – Strategic Management Society, US Life Member - All India Management Association, New Delhi Member - Society on Development Studies, UK Member - American Finance Association, US Member - The Indus Entrepreneurs, Bangalore Chapter Founder President - Centre for Positive Impact Leadership, Bangalore
2-week ‘Capacity Building Programme for Young Faculty Members in Social Sciences’, Organized by Department of Economics, AMU-Aligarh and sponsored by ICSSR-New Delhi ‘Managing Business in Global Context’, 5 days at HEC-Paris ‘Leadership Clinic for CXOs’, 4 days at IIM-Kozhikode ‘ET Power of Ideas workshop for Start-up’ 15 days at CIIE of IIMA ‘Marketing Research Skill’ 5 days at IISWBM and jointly conducted by SIDBI Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) 1 day workshop jointly conducted by CPP-IIMB and IICA
Strategic thinking and approach Positive & Systems thinking Awareness of the external environment Initiating Change & Innovativeness Quality in whatever we do Team oriented & result driven Human centered & learning focus Networking & Personal Impact Ambitious but highly goal oriented Analyzing Situation and managing performance
Good Books, Companionship and Foods, Physical & Mental Adventure, Education & Knowledge Management, Realistic Philosophy, Passionate about Human & Social welfare and Entrepreneurship Development. Father’s Name – Late Mirza Mohammed Fahim Indian Passport No – F4598505 Marital Status – Married Children – Four Prof Akbar Hussain Department of Psychology AMU, Aligarh Prof P D Jose Corporate Strategy & Policy IIM, Bangalore