Prof. Amit comes with a varied industry experience of more than eight years and teaching experience of more than six years. After he graduated from Jadavpur University, he started his professional career in a start-up firm. Subsequently, he completed his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore in 2004 and joined a retail consultancy organization, KSA Technopak. Later he joined Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, where he completed assignments in retail sales, corporate communication and consumer sales. He returned to academics after completing his PhD at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. As part of his academic assignments, he worked at the Indian School of Business Hyderabad and TAPMI before joining the Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam. He is one of the founding faculty members at the IIM Visakhapatnam. Recently he completed the Global Colloquium on Participant-Centered Learning at the Harvard Business School. Prof. Amit regularly publishes in international journals and participates in leading management conferences worldwide. His research interests lie in ownership and its influence on strategy and firm performance. He is also active in the Executive Education Space, having recently conducted programs for some of the leading Corporates in India.
Education: FPM (IIM Calcutta) PGP (IIM Bangalore), B. Arch.