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Every legacy is built on the trust and quality and we at SCMHRD in our 26th year of rise to prominence are continuing our journey as one the best business schools in the country. The Guest Lecture Team brings the corporate frontier to SCMHRD and provides the opportunity to the students to learn directly from the stalwarts of the industry. The valuable insights from the guest lectures complement the classroom learning and helps in making the student learn about practical implementation of classroom learning.

The Guest Lecture Team brings eminent personalities, industry experts and budding entrepreneurs for interactive sessions with students in order to make the students aware about the recent industry trends and practices.

2019 marked the launch of the maiden event of the Guest Lecture Team, named “Odyssey- Confluence of Thoughts”, event comprised of panel discussions among the industry experts. The theme of the event was Industry Academia Innovative Practices. The panel discussion revolved around two recent industry phenomenon “Industry 4.0: A Paradigm Shift” and “Gig Economy: An Opportunity or Challenge”. The event provided a platform to the students to raise questions and learn first hand from the decades of the experiences of the speakers.

Some of the eminent Guest Speakers are:

Mr.Rajat Mathur, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley, Mr. Siddhartha Rastogi, Managing Director, Ambit Capital, Mr. Diptarup Chakraborti, Vice President and Global Head of Marketing, Zycus Mr. Roy Joseph, VP HR, MRF, Mr. Deepak Gupta, Group Head of Human Resources, Karvy Group, Mr. Rohit Mogra, Head HR India Technology team and Pune Site, Deutsche Bank, Mr. Ravisankar, Head Commercials and Contracts, GMR, Mr. Navneeth Sulakhe, Head- Talent Management, Landmark Group, Ms. Sangeetha Balachandar, HR Director, Trimble, Mr. Vijay Navgire, Head of Talent Acquisition, Parkar Consulting and labs, Ms. Sweety Ahmad, Talent Attraction Leader, Pegasystems, Mr. Anjush Bhatia, VP and Senior Wealth Manager, Sanctum Wealth Management, Mr. Akshay Jain, Vice President, FinIQ Consulting Pvt Ltd, Mr. Shourya Chakravarty, CHRO, Aptech, Mr. Mahendra Kadam, Union Representative, Tata Motors, Mr. Vikas Upadhyay, Managing Director, Excellere Marketing, , Mr. Saurabh Prakash, Analytics Specialist, Bloomberg.

The Guest Lecture Team is dedicated to provide the required exposure to the students at SCMHRD, Pune and will continue to toil hard to bring esteemed personalities and industry experts to complement the learning of the students.

Guest Lectures (2016-17)

Medha Gupta HR at General Motors | 02-Dec- 2017

Dr. Harish Pant CEO &MD, Hampson Industries Pvt Ltd. | 26th November 2017

Mr. Pramod Panda Ex. Principal Chief General Manager, RBI | 25th November, 2017

Mr. Achintya Ghatak Projects Head, CG Power and Industrial Solution Ltd | 25th November, 2017

Mr. Vineet Patni Chief Institutional Business Officer and CXO, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co Ltd | 20th November, 2017

Mr. Kaustav Das ChBrand & Innovation Manager, Dabur International Ltd | 19th November, 2017

Mr Deepak Agrawal AVP– KMC Constructions Ltd, Hyderabad | 19th November, 2017

Ms Gargi Basu Head Learning & Development, Cadila Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd. | 17th November, 2017

Mr Anupam Dutta HeaEx MD & CEO, Allied Blenders & Distillers | 16th November, 2017

Mr. Raja Narayanaswami Operations Head Amazon (Nagpur & Pune) | 11th November, 2017

Mr. Subhobroto Chakroborty Founder, Chief Digital Officer, Digitalfellow | 10th November, 2017

Mr Kg Vivek (IG Petrochemicals) Topic: Alum Talk | 30th July, 2017

Mr Rahul Menon ( Marketing Head Flock Campus,Directi). Topic: Changing Marketing Strategies in Tech Industry | 26th July, 2017

Mr Ravindra Tulsyan (Premier Channel Partner at APICS) Topic: Apics Certification | 17th July, 2017

Mahendra Kadam (General Secretary of the Tata Motors Employees Union.) Topic: The role of Union Leader | 27th January, 2017

Shivani Malhotra (Founder and CEO, Positive Vibes) Topic: Building the talent pipeline: Succession planning at work! | 20th January, 2017

Swati Paliwal (Co-founder, CrescendoSPeak) Topic: Digital marketing | 17th February, 2017

Umesh Thombre (Ex-Senior VP, HDFC) Topic: Macro-economic cycle and its effect on nations and steps taken by governments in crisis to keep their heads up.| 26th November 2016

Anuranjita Kumar (CHRO, Citibank South Asia) Topic: The lecture entailed a fascinating Q&A session between Ms Anuranjita and the students about her book ‘Can I have it all’, a recent release.| 14th October 2016

Swati Sharma (Assistant Professor, SSLA) Topic: Legal aspects of corporate social responsibilities in India| 20th September 2016

Madhukar Banuri (Head Education Track, Pune City Connect) Topic: Corporate social responsibility| 19th September 2016

Sakya Dasgupta (Associate Director, PwC) Topic: Financial Services Analytics| 17th September 2016

Mehul Ved (Associate - Transaction Advisory Services, Ernst & Young) Topic: Infrastructure projects| 6th August 2016

Pramod Panda (Chief Principal General Manager, RBI) Topic: Framework of financial inclusion and its dependence on socio- economic factors. | 27th July 2016

Prashant Sharma (Founder, First Personality) Topic: Career decisions | 4th July 2016

Guest Lectures (2015-16)

scmhrd rajdeepak

Name : Mr. Rajdeepak Das

Date: 10th March 2016

Designation: Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett

Topic of GL: Integrated Marketing Communication

Alumnus of :MICA

scmhrd rajeev

Name : Mr. Rajeev Arya

Date: 8th January, 2016

Designation:Vice President, IT Prog Manager, Barclays

Topic of GL: Strategic Finance

Alumnus of :IIM Kozhikode

scmhrd devendra

Name : Mr. Devendra Kumar Pant

Date: 29th January, 2016

Designation: Chief Economist and Senior Director (Head – Public Finance) at India Ratings & Research

Topic of GL: The state of Indian Economy

scmhrd mehulkhaki

Name : Mr. Mehul Khakhi

Date: 15th October 2015

Designation: Project Director, Mott MacDonald pvt. ltd.

Topic of GL: Smart Cities

Alumnus of :IIM Kozhikode

scmhrd sanuj

Name : Mr. Sanuj Krishnan

Date: 26th December 2015

Designation: HR, Business Partner, Amazon

Topic of GL: HRBP – Applications & Challenges

Alumnus of : XLRI, Jamshedpur

scmhrd kunal

Name : Mr. Kunal Bajaj

Date: 22nd December 2015

Designation: Head Sales, South Asia, Bloomberg

Topic of GL: How to Sell effectively

Alumnus of : California State University, Fresno

scmhrd abbas

Name : Mr. Abbas Ravat

Date: 3rd October 2015

Designation: Head – Product Marketing, Automotive Unit, KPIT Cummins

Topic of GL: How to improve Indian Infrastructure

Alumnus of : S P Jain Institute of Management & Research

scmhrd amol

Name : Mr. Amol Maheshwari

Date: 27th September 2015

Designation: Former National Sales Head, Bloomberg TV

Topic of GL: Sales – Basics and Applications

Alumnus of : SCMHRD, Pune

scmhrd amol

Name : Mr. Amol Maheshwari

Date: 27th September 2015

Designation: Former National Sales Head, Bloomberg TV

Topic of GL: Sales – Basics and Applications

Alumnus of : SCMHRD, Pune

scmhrd guest vrutal

Name : Mr. Vratul Mittal

Date: 01st August 2015

Designation: Senior Consultant- IBM

Topic of GL: Insights into consulting domain

Alumnus of : SCMHRD,Pune

scmhrd guest gaurav

Name : Mr. Gaurav Chattur

Date: 30th July 2015

Designation: MD Asia Pacific at Catenon Worldwide Executive Search

Topic of GL: Case based interview preparation

Alumnus of : ISB, Hyderabad

scmhrd guest gaurav

Name : Mr. Gaurav Chattur

Date: 21st July 2015

Designation: Marketing Manager – Infosys, Writer and Blogger

Topic of GL: Marketing Manager – Infosys, Writer and Blogger

Alumnus of : SCMHRD, Pune

scmhrd guest apameya

Name : Aprameya Radhakrishna

Date: 24th June 2015

Designation: Founder & Director of TaxiForSure.com

Topic of GL: How TaxiForSure disrupted an old business. Insights on what made that disruption happen.

Alumnus of : IIM, Ahmedabad

scmhrd guest rajat

Name : Mr. Rajat Chawla

Date: 31st January 2015

Designation: AVP,HR, Capegemini consulting

Topic of GL: Strength based capability transformation in VUCA.

Alumnus of : IIT, Mumbai

scmhrd guest mehul

Name : Mr. Mehul Khakhi

Date:21st January 2015

Designation: Project Director at Mott McDonald

Topic of GL: Contracts Management and PPP

Alumnus of : IIM, Ahmedabad

scmhrd guest hirendra

Name : Mr. Hirendra Badhiye

Date:9th January 2015

Designation: Project Director at Mott McDonald

Topic of GL: Contracts Management and PPP

Alumnus of : IIM, Ahmedabad


Guest Lecture Team

S.No. Date Name Company Designation Topic
1 7/18/2017 Ravindra Tulsyan APICS Premier Channel partner APICS Certification
2 7/26/2017 Rahul Menon Flock campus Marketing Head Changing marketing strategies in Tech industries
3 7/29/2017 Parth Parik Adi finshiksha Founder Nuances of Valuation
4 7/29/2017 Shailee Naik Capgemini Senior consultant Nuances of Valuation
5 7/29/2017 Bhanu Patni JP Morgan & Chase Analyst Nuances of Valuation
6 7/30/2017 Vivek Cage IG Petrochemcials Alumni Talk
7 10/11/2017 Subhobroto Chakraborty The Digtial Fellow Chief digital offcier Digital Marketing
8 11/11/2017 Raja Narayan Swami Amazon Operations Head (Pune &Nagpur) Role of customer fullfilment centres in Supply Chain
9 11/16/2017 Anupam Dutta Allied Blender & Distillers Ex- MD and CEO Execution: Key details of ISL launch
10 11/17/2017 Gargi Basu Cadila Pharma Head- Learning & Development Corporate learning and its strategic importance
11 11/19/2017 Deepak Agarwal KMC Constructions, Hyderabad AVP BOT & EPC Contract, Value engineering & project
12 11/19/2017 Kaustav Das Dabur Brand and Innovation manager A talk on Digital Marketing
13 11/20/2017 Vineet Patni Bajaj Allianz Chief Institutional Business Officer &CXO Town Hall Forum
14 11/25/2017 Achintya Ghatak CG Power and Industrial Solutions project Head Project Execution Strategy
15 11/25/2017 Pramod Panda RBI Ex. Principal Chief General Manager Future of Business and Finance 2040
16 11/26/2017 Dr. Harish Pant Hampson Industries Pvt. Ltd CEO & MD India 2020 & Industry 4.0
17 2/12/2017 Medha Gupta General Motors EX-HR manager Factory closure and negotiations at plant
18 5/1/2018 Mahendra Kadam Tata Motors secretory, Tata motors employee union Importance of Trade unions
19 1/15/2018 Sumanth Neppalli Zebpay Cryptocurrency expert Future with Bitcoins and Cryptocurrency
20 1/15/2018 Michelle Suradkar MullenLowe Lintas CHRO Rocks vs Rockstars
21 1/31/2018 Aditya Adyar Piramal Realty Head - HR Creating high performance team in organizations
22 2/16/2018 Krishna Kumar HLL Life Care Head -International Division Budget analysis
23 2/21/2018 Nikita Singh Harper collins Author If the cap fits
24 3/3/2018 Mohan Ramachandran Manhindra Rise Head- Product management & channel management Product management & Channel management
Date of Lecture Name Organization Designation
15th August Samar singh shekhawat United Breweries Business Head
15th July Manish K Shah Manba Finance Managing Director
16th July R.V. Shridhar Essar Steel India Executive Director and CEO
18th August Biswarup Saha Ltd Cementation Manager
20th July Alok Sharman York Transport Equpiment, Singapore Ex Group CEO and Director
21st July Aparna Sharma Lafarge India Ex county Head HR
23rd August Clifford Lobo Media Company Business Head
25th July Suman Mitra BOSCH Senior General Manager- HR
27th September Gurumukh Maheshwari Self Employed Self Employed
29th July Amit Kasliwal Ford Head- Corporate sales
30th July Diksha Fouzdar Diageo HRBP corporate Services
31st July Surabhi Sheshadri Borhringer Ingleheim Head
31st July Shandilya Oza Tata Group Communication CFO
3rd August Ashwini Desai - CA/CFA
7th August Ashish Jakhanwala SAMHI Hotels CEO
Sl.No Date Guest Name Organization Topic
1 20th July 2019 Mr.Akshay Jain Vice President at FinIQ Consulting Pvt Ltd Financial Technology and Capital Markets
2 30th July 2019 Mr.Saurabh Prakash Analytics Specialist at Bloomberg Bloomberg Training
3 3rd August 2019 Mr.Anil Jaisingh Senior Vice President at Moody's Investor Service a. How to plan and built your corporate career? b. Age of specialist v/s age of generalist?
4 10th August 2019 Mr.Diptarup Chakraborti Vice President and Global Head of Marketing at Zycus Tech Marketing
5 12th August 2019 Mr.Deepak Gupta Group Head of Human Resources at Karvy Group Leadership
6 3rd September 2019 Mr.Mahendra Kadam Union Representative at Tata Motors Industrial Relations
7 5th October 2019 Mr.Anjush Bhatia Vice President and Senior Wealth Manager at Sanctum Wealth Management How to Manage your Wealth
8 5th November 2019 Ms.Nivedita Nanda CHRO at Kaya Clinic Panel Discussion-Industry 4.0-A Paradigm Shift
9 5th November 2019 Mr.Rohit Mogra Head HR India IT Team and Pune Site at Deutsche Bank Panel Discussion-Industry 4.0-A Paradigm Shift
10 5th November 2019 Mr.Vijay Navgire Head of Talent Acquisition at Parkar Consulting and Labs Panel Discussion-Industry 4.0-A Paradigm Shift
11 5th November 2019 Ms.Sweety Ahmad India Talent Attraction Leader at Pegasystems Panel Discussion-Industry 4.0-A Paradigm Shift
12 6th November 2019 Ms.Sangeetha Balachandar Director HR at Trimble India Panel Discussion-Gig Economy- An opportunity or threat
13 6th November 2019 Mr.Siddhartha Rastogi Managing Director at Ambit Capital Panel Discussion-Gig Economy- An opportunity or threat
14 6th November 2019 Mr.Shourya Chakravarty CHRO at Aptech Panel Discussion-Gig Economy- An opportunity or threat
15 6th November 2019 Mr.Vikas Upadhyay Managing Director at Excellere Marketing Panel Discussion-Gig Economy- An opportunity or threat
16 5th and 6 th November 2019 Ms.Sunita Sharma Moderator at Entrepreneur Moderator-Panel discussion
17 12th November 2019 Mr.Ravisankar Head Commercials and Contracts at GMR Supply Chain Management and Negotiation
18 17th November Mr. Navneeth Sulakhe Head - Talent Management Employee Engagement
19 15th January 2020 Mr. Roy Joseph VP Human Resources The art and Science of developing leaders

Sr. No.

Guest Name

Organization

Date

Designation

Topic of the session

1

Siddharth Deshmukh

OnePlus

09-08-2020

Head of MT & GT

Distribution in the handset industry

2

Akshay Gurnani

Schbang

12-08-2020

CEO

How to build a brand on social media

3

Vidhu Shekhar

CFA Institute

12-08-2020

India Head

Overview of Finance Industry,Introduction to CFA program

4

Dipashree Das

Netflix

15-08-2020

Lead Film Marketing

Evolution of Marketing

5

Vinay Gupta

Suzlon

17-08-2020

Head of Analytics

Application of Analytics in Smart-grid

6

Maneesh Menda

Natwest Group/RBS

20-08-2020

Head HR

How HR as a function has responded to the COVID 19 crisis

7

Amit Sharma

Volvo

20-08-2020

CHRO

The changing role of HR leadership and its impact on the organisation.

8

Ankush Arora

Grofers

21-08-2020

VP HR

Testing New waters in Covid: Employee Experience, Talent Acquisition and Talent Management

9

Venkatesh Seshadari

CII

25-08-2020

Head of SCM

Analytics in Supply Chain

10

Pranav Prasoon

Renault India

26-08-2020

Head HR

The HR challenge in the new normal: Leadership fatigue and Driving People and Performance

11

Anil Bhasin

Havells International

05-09-2020

President

Handling Challenging TImes

12

Anish Raj

Lowe's

05-09-2020

Talent Acquisition Manager

The role of Technology and marketing in HR

13

Dola Halder

Doritos, PepsiCo India

05-09-2020

Brand Head

Marketing Outside Kotler

14

Uday Kiran

Samsung

07-09-2020

GM

How to make Storytelling work for you?

15

Shouvik Roy

Ogilvy

11-09-2020

President

Telling stories and sparking coversations

16

Vishal Bansal

HP

12-09-2020

Lead Talent Acquisition

Creating new skills for HR in COVID19 World

17

Trideep Bhattacharya

Axis AMC

12-09-2020

Sr. Portfolio Manager

Capitalizing on current investment trends

18

Anupam Rai

Sterlite Power

12-09-2020

Chief Manager - Talent Management, Leadership Development

Introduction to Organizational Dvelopment and Change

19

Dinesh Mishra

Abbott

15-09-2020

Director HR

Role of Technology in HR

20

Gaurav Pandit

Flipkart

16-09-2020

Director- Talent Management

The change: In finding and nurturing leadership and high potential.

21

Nisar A. Rayadurg

IBM

17-09-2020

Partner & Service Line Leader - Cloud Application Services

Digital transformation impact on CPG value chain

22

Pearl George,

IBM

18-09-2020

Transformation Leader, MSC Asia

Leadership - Building your personal brand

23

Rashmi Murthy,

IBM

18-09-2020

Brand Systems and Communications Lead

Leadership - Building your Personal Brand

24

Muthukumar Vemban,

Bacardi Limited

18-09-2020

Operations Director,

Supply Chain and distribution in the Alco-Bev Industry

25

Bipin Reghunathan,

DHL

19-09-2020

Vice president,

Building Resilience

26

Amit Chand,

Udaan

19-09-2020

Zonal Business Head,

The Changing dynamics of Sales

27

Shourya K. Chakravarty

Aptech

28-08-2020

CHRO

Odyssey'19 Panel Discussion (HR): Nurturing Workforce to enable organisations succeed by blending global practices with local traditions

28

Deepak Deshpande

TATA Business Excellence Group

28-08-2020

Subject Matter Expert - HR

29

Colin Mendes

VoltasBeko

28-08-2020

Head HR

30

Ankita Singh

FieldFresh Foods Private Limited

28-08-2020

Head HR

31

Manmeet Sandhu

PhonePe

28-08-2020

Chief People Officer

32

Amit Sethiya

Syska

29-08-2020

CMO

Odyssey'19 Panel Discussion :(Marketing) Survive, Sustain and Thrive through effective Brand communication strategies

33

Eashwari Deshpande

Intel India

29-08-2020

Head - Commercial Marketing

34

Janardan Singh

ClassKlap

29-08-2020

COO

35

Krunal Desai

Zee5 Global

29-08-2020

Head Marketing, Social, Creative, Brand Solutions

36

Sanjeev Balachandran

Novartis

29-08-2020

Global Marketing Director

37

Rakesh Sharma

Dalmia Bharat Group

29-08-2020

Dy. Head Operations

Odyssey'19 Panel Discussion (IDM) Designing a sustainable and circular economy for future projects

38

Rakesh Soni

Big Basket

29-08-2020

Operations Head

39

Praveen Verma

PMP & Project Management Controls

29-08-2020

Consultant

40

Sanjay Labh

Prestige Group

29-08-2020

Sr. Executive VP

41

Sushil Tripathi

Siyaram Silk Mills

28-10-2020

Head HR

How to create a great Culture

42

Yashwant Chauhan

GAIL

31-10-2020

Sr HR Corporate and Policy

Corona Virus Pandemic Impact - Leveraging Human Resource Development for creating a better world

43

Harshavardhan Chauhaan

Spencer's Retail

31-10-2020

VP Marketing and Omnichannel

Marketing 4.0 - Omnichannel and beyond

44

Shakti Upadhyay

Kia Motors

31-10-2020

Head of Marketing and PR

Kia's entry into the Indian Market

45

Gaurav Makhija

Videojet Technologies

03-11-2020

Director - Aftermarket Sales

Service as a Market Differentiator

46

Rabi Shankar Mishra

The Hershey Company

04-11-2020

Director, Sales

The Competencies helping successful managers navigate Covid times

47

Saurabh Kumar

GMR

06-11-2020

CEO

Role of Technology in Sustainable Infrastructure Development

48

Ayush Doshi

DAMAC Properties, UAE

06-11-2020

VP Leadership Hiring and Talent Acquisition

Leadership Hiring and Beyond

49

Dr. Sanjeev Dixit

Cadila Pharmaceuticals

07-11-2020

Global president, Human Captial Management

Building a High Performance Culture in the Virtual World

50

Vipul Mathur

Lenovo

07-11-2020

General Manager

Omni Channel Strategies in Consumer Sales & Marketing

51

Sambasivan G

Tata Sky

10-11-2020

CFO

How has the role of finance changed in an organisation

52

Kshitij Batra

HDFC Bank

17-11-2020

Regional Head HR

Corporate calling and Tech HR Trends

53

Tarun Jha

Skoda

21-11-2020

Head of Marketing

The future of Indian Mobility: Shared/ Subscribed/ Owned

54

Shubranshu Singh

Royal Enfield

22-11-2020

Global Head- Brand and Marketing

The power of building brand through community engagement at Royal Enfield

55

Amit Kumar

OLX Autos

22-11-2020

CEO

Revolution of Marketplaces

56

Bragadeesh S

Daimler

23-11-2020

Head of Analytics

Harnessing Analytics: AI and Blockchain in Finance

57

Varun Sridhar

Paytm Money

25-11-2020

CEO

Growth of Fintech in the Start-up ecosystem

Sr. No.

Guest Name

Organization

Date

Designation

Topic of the session

58

Vijay Sivaram

Quess Corp Limited

13-01-2021

CEO

Building Resilience

59

Pallav Purkayastha

Rockwell Automation

18-01-2021

Head - Talent Acquisition

Marketing and Employer Branding : An integral part of HR Function

60

Zeeshan Ramlan

Intuit

20-01-2021

HR Leader - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Fostering Diversity and Inclusion

61

Parmeshwar Panda

Grant Thorton

23-01-2021

Infrastructure Expert

Urban Infrastructure in PPP/BOT Projects and its marketing mix strategies

62

Vishal Thakur

Tata Capital

25-01-2021

AVP Human Resources

Crisis Management : How to build a career during crisis

63

Satyam Manohar

Ola

26-01-2021

Director

Evolution of Communication Strategies

64

Rohit Manucha

SIH - AGH

26-01-2021

CHRO

Future of Work in New Age

65

Kreeti Mahajan

IKEA

28-01-2021

Global Purchaser

Impact of Industry 4.0 on supply chain management and logistics

66

Harsha Vatnani

BSH Home Appliances

30-01-2021

Head - Employee Engagement

Carve your first 90 days and future career path

67

Nitin Jain

Mars

18-02-2021

Sales Director

E-Commerce as a channel to drive sales in FMCG Industry

68

Vinay Joseph

Standard Chartered Bank

15-02-2021

Chief Investment Strategist

Union Budget Discussion

69

Achala Jethmalani

Mirae Asset Capital Markets (India) Pvt. Ltd.

15-02-2021

Economist

70

Udit K.

Aditya Birla Group

15-02-2021

Senior Economist

71

Avni Jain

HDFC Bank

15-02-2021

Economist

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