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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 Lecture Team

Sr Date Guest Name Organization Designation Topic
1 29 Jul 2022 Mr. Anurag Sinha Optum Sr. Director, Data Analytics Healthcare Analytcs & Data Science in Healthcare
Mr. Mohit Singhal Optum Director, Data Science and Product Enablement
2 27th Jul 2022 Mr. Amit Sethiya SYSKA Head of Marketing Marketing Conclave: Panel Discussion - Automation in Sales and Marketing - The New Rules
Mr. Pawan Pandey Shadowfax CMO
Mr. Abhishek Gupta Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance CMO
Mr. Rohit Gulati Johnson & Johnson Director of Marketing
3 28th Jul 2022 Mr. Sandeep K Ruhela Escorts Kubota Ltd. Head - Product Marketing & Head Sales PMO Marketing Conclave: Fire Side Chat- Customer experience with Experiential Marketing
Mr. Anand Taparia Colgate-Palmolive Director of Innovation
Ms. Aradhika Mehta ABFRL CMO - TASVA
Ms.Vanda Ferrao Fresh To Home Head of Marketing
4 21st Sep 2022 Dr. Prashant P Salgaonkkar IRB Infrastructure Services Ltd. Global President HR & Admin Odyssey 2022: Panel Discussion- Reimagining Workplace & Workforce Sustainability
Mr. Ravikumar Matta Larsen & Toubro Head - Talent Acquisition
Mr. Pradipta Sahoo Pragati Finserv Pvt Ltd CHRO
Mr. Harish Sharma Toyota Financial Services Corporation CHRO
Mr. Karthik S M Biocon Biologics Global Head - Talent Acquisition
5 22nd Sep 2022 Mr. D K Rai Chep India Director Odyssey 2022: Fireside Chat -
Future-proofing Supply Chain : A Sustainable Approach
Mr. Vikrant Aglawe Hapag-Llyod AG Director - Service Delivery
6 23rd Sep 2022 Dr. P K Rajput Cadila Pharmaceuticals Limited Sr. Vice President Odyssey 2022: Panel Discussion-
Sustainable Marketing Integration : A Step Towards Social Responsibility
Mr. Saurabh Srivastava Monster India CMO - APAC & ME
Ms. Sneha Beriwal Vahdam India Global CMO
Mr. Sandeep Das Mars Wrigley FMCG & Consulting Leader
7 7th Oct 2022 Dr. Ramesh Darbha Backbase GM - Country Head (India) & Global Partner Success HR Analytics
8 11th Nov 2022 Dr. Birendra Singh Mankind Pharma President & Global Quality Head Growth Attitude in Personal and Professional Life
9 12th Nov 2022 Mr. Rohit Kilam CMS Chief Technology Officer Technology Product Management - Emergence of cutting edge Indian Fintech
10 18th Nov 2022 Mr. Vikas Maheswary Biocon Biologics Associate Vice President - HRD Adaptive Workplace Experience Design
11 7th Dec 2022 Mr Jacob Jacob Malabar Group GCHRO Re-imagining HR through Data and Dashboards -The new engine for growth
12 9th Dec 2022 Mr. Bharathram Ramakrishnan DuPont Sustainable Solutions Global head, Analytics & Data Science Ethical Data Science
13 10th Dec 2022 Ms. Reena Evans Swiggy Director of Operations Emerging Role of Tech and Lean in ecommerce operations
14 13th Dec 2022 Ms. Shahine D.Ardeshir Mars Wrigley Head HR Building an Organisation Culture, one that centers people and principles.
15 20th Dec 2022 Mr. Amit Shah Zycus Cognitive Procurement SVP - CMO Empowerment through Sales Enablement
16 26th Dec 2022 Mr. Banu Prakash Swiss Re AVP - Data analytics Impact of Analytics and Adoption of data strategies
17 6th Jan 2023 Mr. Deepak Renganathan DLF CMO Effective Storytelling and Presentations for Marketers
18 7th Jan 2023 Mr. Manish Majumdar Centum Electronics Ltd. Head of HR for EMS Emerging Disruption in Recruitment
19 27th Jan 2023 Mr. Vivek Nair Log9 Materials Head of Brand Strategy & Marketing Sustainable & responsible marketing
20 27th Jan 2023 Mr. Narasimha M MakeMyTrip Group VP Head Datascience Data Science applications in travel e-commerce
21 30th Jan 2023 1) Mr. Sunit Joshi
2) Dr. Manish Sinha
3) Dr. Pankaj Sharma
4) Dr. Vasundhara Sen
5) Dr. Shagun Thukral
6) Dr. Dipasha Sharma (Moderator)
SCMHRD Faculty Nitishastra- Pre-budget Discussion
22 4th Feb 2023 Mr. Vinayak Cairn Oil and Gas President, Gas Challenges in Oil and Gas Economy
23 7th Feb 2023 Mr. Najm Bilgrami TATA AIG General Insurance National Head of Finance Lines Role of a Financial Lines Insurer / Underwriter in Today's Corporate World
24 10th Feb 2023 Mr. Ankit Agarwal Sterlite Technologies Managing Director Role of a Financial Lines Insurer / Underwriter in Today's Corporate World
25 11th Feb 2023 Mr. Saurabh Mulmuley Bajaj Allianz Associate VP Reshaping Workspace Learning-Evolution in Workforce Transformation
26 11th Feb 2023 Ms. Nidhi S Mittal Jio Saavan Head of Brand Marketing Experiential Marketing and its impact on Consumers
27 13th Feb 2023 1) Ms. Dipti Deshpande
2) Ms. Rajani Sinha
3) Mr.Venkatachalam Shunmugam
4) Mr. Sunit Joshi (Moderator)
2) CareEdge Ratings
1) Director & Principal Economist
2) Chief Economist
3) Head – Research & Index Admin
4) Faculty
Arthashashtra 3.0 - Unravelling the Union Budget 2023
28 14th Feb 2023 Mr. Dhananjay Das Zydus Wellness Regional Manager- Logistics Evolution of Logistics Management & its Complexities
29 22nd Feb 2023 Mr. Sandeep Batra Adani Airports CHRO Performance Development
30 28th Feb 2023 Mr. Mihir Gandhi PwC Partner- Payments Transformations
Impact of Central Bank Digital Currency - e-Rupee for India
31 1st Mar 2023 Ms. Anuradha Ramachandran TVS Capital Funds Ltd. Managing Partner Venture Capitalism and Career Opportunities
32 2nd Mar 2023 Mr. Anshuman Chitraanshi Fidelity Investments Vice President Human Capital using Data Analytics
33 6th Mar 2023 Ms. Smrity Kulkarni Government of Maharashtra Special Land Acquisition Officer Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition and Resettlement Act, 2013

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

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

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




Topic of the session


Siddharth Deshmukh



Head of MT & GT

Distribution in the handset industry


Akshay Gurnani




How to build a brand on social media


Vidhu Shekhar

CFA Institute


India Head

Overview of Finance Industry,Introduction to CFA program


Dipashree Das



Lead Film Marketing

Evolution of Marketing


Vinay Gupta



Head of Analytics

Application of Analytics in Smart-grid


Maneesh Menda

Natwest Group/RBS


Head HR

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


Amit Sharma




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


Ankush Arora




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


Venkatesh Seshadari



Head of SCM

Analytics in Supply Chain


Pranav Prasoon

Renault India


Head HR

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


Anil Bhasin

Havells International



Handling Challenging TImes


Anish Raj



Talent Acquisition Manager

The role of Technology and marketing in HR


Dola Halder

Doritos, PepsiCo India


Brand Head

Marketing Outside Kotler


Uday Kiran




How to make Storytelling work for you?


Shouvik Roy




Telling stories and sparking coversations


Vishal Bansal



Lead Talent Acquisition

Creating new skills for HR in COVID19 World


Trideep Bhattacharya

Axis AMC


Sr. Portfolio Manager

Capitalizing on current investment trends


Anupam Rai

Sterlite Power


Chief Manager - Talent Management, Leadership Development

Introduction to Organizational Dvelopment and Change


Dinesh Mishra



Director HR

Role of Technology in HR


Gaurav Pandit



Director- Talent Management

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


Nisar A. Rayadurg



Partner & Service Line Leader - Cloud Application Services

Digital transformation impact on CPG value chain


Pearl George,



Transformation Leader, MSC Asia

Leadership - Building your personal brand


Rashmi Murthy,



Brand Systems and Communications Lead

Leadership - Building your Personal Brand


Muthukumar Vemban,

Bacardi Limited


Operations Director,

Supply Chain and distribution in the Alco-Bev Industry


Bipin Reghunathan,



Vice president,

Building Resilience


Amit Chand,



Zonal Business Head,

The Changing dynamics of Sales


Shourya K. Chakravarty




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


Deepak Deshpande

TATA Business Excellence Group


Subject Matter Expert - HR


Colin Mendes



Head HR


Ankita Singh

FieldFresh Foods Private Limited


Head HR


Manmeet Sandhu



Chief People Officer


Amit Sethiya




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


Eashwari Deshpande

Intel India


Head - Commercial Marketing


Janardan Singh





Krunal Desai

Zee5 Global


Head Marketing, Social, Creative, Brand Solutions


Sanjeev Balachandran



Global Marketing Director


Rakesh Sharma

Dalmia Bharat Group


Dy. Head Operations

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


Rakesh Soni

Big Basket


Operations Head


Praveen Verma

PMP & Project Management Controls




Sanjay Labh

Prestige Group


Sr. Executive VP


Sushil Tripathi

Siyaram Silk Mills


Head HR

How to create a great Culture


Yashwant Chauhan



Sr HR Corporate and Policy

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


Harshavardhan Chauhaan

Spencer's Retail


VP Marketing and Omnichannel

Marketing 4.0 - Omnichannel and beyond


Shakti Upadhyay

Kia Motors


Head of Marketing and PR

Kia's entry into the Indian Market


Gaurav Makhija

Videojet Technologies


Director - Aftermarket Sales

Service as a Market Differentiator


Rabi Shankar Mishra

The Hershey Company


Director, Sales

The Competencies helping successful managers navigate Covid times


Saurabh Kumar




Role of Technology in Sustainable Infrastructure Development


Ayush Doshi

DAMAC Properties, UAE


VP Leadership Hiring and Talent Acquisition

Leadership Hiring and Beyond


Dr. Sanjeev Dixit

Cadila Pharmaceuticals


Global president, Human Captial Management

Building a High Performance Culture in the Virtual World


Vipul Mathur



General Manager

Omni Channel Strategies in Consumer Sales & Marketing


Sambasivan G

Tata Sky



How has the role of finance changed in an organisation


Kshitij Batra



Regional Head HR

Corporate calling and Tech HR Trends


Tarun Jha



Head of Marketing

The future of Indian Mobility: Shared/ Subscribed/ Owned


Shubranshu Singh

Royal Enfield


Global Head- Brand and Marketing

The power of building brand through community engagement at Royal Enfield


Amit Kumar

OLX Autos



Revolution of Marketplaces


Bragadeesh S



Head of Analytics

Harnessing Analytics: AI and Blockchain in Finance


Varun Sridhar

Paytm Money



Growth of Fintech in the Start-up ecosystem


Vijay Sivaram

Quess Corp Limited



Building Resilience


Pallav Purkayastha

Rockwell Automation


Head - Talent Acquisition

Marketing and Employer Branding : An integral part of HR Function


Zeeshan Ramlan



HR Leader - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Fostering Diversity and Inclusion


Parmeshwar Panda

Grant Thorton


Infrastructure Expert

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


Vishal Thakur

Tata Capital


AVP Human Resources

Crisis Management : How to build a career during crisis


Satyam Manohar




Evolution of Communication Strategies


Rohit Manucha




Future of Work in New Age


Kreeti Mahajan



Global Purchaser

Impact of Industry 4.0 on supply chain management and logistics


Harsha Vatnani

BSH Home Appliances


Head - Employee Engagement

Carve your first 90 days and future career path


Nitin Jain



Sales Director

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


Vinay Joseph

Standard Chartered Bank


Chief Investment Strategist

Union Budget Discussion


Achala Jethmalani

Mirae Asset Capital Markets (India) Pvt. Ltd.




Udit K.

Aditya Birla Group


Senior Economist


Avni Jain




Sr. No.


Guest Name



Topic of the session

1 23 Oct 2021 Saibal Ganguly SREI Infrastructure Limited Project Management Professional Future scenario of Project Management in Infrastructure Sector
2 23 Oct 2021 Navnidh Kochar Karaka Reliance Industries Limited Vice President & Head - HR, Global Corporate Security From surviving to thriving in the RUPTered world
3 28 Oct 2021 Sana Naqvi GE Healthcare Global Analytics Leader Revolutionizing Healthcare with AI & ML
4 24 Nov 2021 Tarunesh Mathur Schindler Vice President -Field Operations Post Pandemic Changing Landscape & Global Opportunity
5 26 Nov 2021 Ritu Lal Amplus Solar Senior Vice President and Head - Institutional Relations Pandemic repercussions on global supply chain and the steps forward
6 26 Nov 2021 Rudrani Ghosh American Express Director Analytics in Financial Industry
7 27 Nov 2021 Pritiman Sarkar SBI Cards & Payments Services Ltd. Sr. Vice President Driving Customer Experience in the Competitive Consumer Landscape
8 29 Nov 2021 Shashidhar Karamballi TATA Projects Ltd. Head- Project Services, TATA Projects Ltd Emerging Trends and Roles of BIM & VDC in Project Management Industry
9 30 Nov 2021 Thomas Kuruvilla Arthur D. Little Managing Partner Maximizing value from infrastructure investment – shift towards digitalization
10 2 Dec 2021 Deepak Jain Ather Energy CFO Building the Electric Ecosystem
11 4 Dec 2021 Gajanan Umarekar Ola Electric Mobility Pvt. Ltd. Lead Projects and GtM Strategy (International markets) Developing a go-to-market strategy for an EV company
12 6 Dec 2021 Nimish Danani Hitachi Vantara Director Career planning in Sales - IT and Consulting – Sharing Experience
13 8 Dec 2021 Rituraj Sar Lupin Vice President & Head- Learning & Development Improving employability in current times
14 11 Dec 2021 Mr. Mahim Mongia Birlasoft Organization Development & Talent Management Lead Rethinking Organisational Culture for New-Age Organisations
15 14 Dec 2021 Ajay Rawal Raymond Consumer Care Limited General Manager (Marketing) Role of Consumer Insights in Brand Development
16 17 Dec 2021 Arun Karna AT& T India MD & CEO Digital Transformation through the lens of Technology, People, Leadership and Culture
17 17 Dec 2021 Vikram Patki P&G Personal Heath Care Regional HR Director - Commercial Operations Power to People- Shifting Workplace Dynamics
18 18 Dec 2021 Monica Jasuja Comviva- Mahindra group Head of Product Management, Digital Financial Solutions The channging scenario of Fintech in the post pandemic era
19 22 Dec 2021 Mr.Sayan Chatterjee Beam Suntory Human Resources Director - India Diversity and Inclusion at the workplace
20 22 Dec 2021 Vinay Joseph Standard Chartered Bank Chief Investment Officer Indian market Asset Class Outlook - Pre and Post Pandemic
21 23 Dec 2021 Satyam Manohar Paytm vice president Business The changing scenario of technological markets
22 23 Dec 2021 Rohit Jacob Intugine Logistics Product Growth & Strategy Leader Marketing transformation during Covid-19
23 23 Dec 2021 Pankaj Khandelwale Future Generali india Insurance Vice president Training The science and art of sales
24 14-Jan-22 Mr. Sanjay Kshirsagar Freudenberg Household Products Vice President -Supply Chain Planning Emerging technologies in digitalization of supply chain & manufacturing
25 15 Jan 2022 Venkatesh Kidambi Kimberly clark Global Head digital marketing platform and CRM Latest and emerging trends of digital marketing
26 25 Jan 2022 Anurag Pandey Morgan Stanley Vice President, Machine Learning, Foundation of Machine Learning
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