Core Professors

Know Your Professors

We at National School of Business are a great team of innovative, collaborative, seriously fun loving, research oriented individuals. We strive to make classes enriching, interesting and result-oriented.

NSB faculty have been rated 4.8/5 by the students in a confidential appraisal signifying highest student satisfaction.

Prof. M M Gupta

He is a renowned professor in economics with over 35 years of academic experience. He has authored more than 10 books on economics.

Prof. Y. P. Rao

He is a renowned management and organizational behaviour expert. He has also worked as Principal and Dean in leading management institutions in Bengaluru and Hyderabad.

Dr. S.R Sridharamurthy

He is the President of National School of Business and holds doctoral degree in managment. Dr. Sridhara has won the national level “Shiksha Bharathi Puraskar” awarded by All India Achievers’ Foundation. He has been conferred “Best Faculty” award several times for his innovative teaching. He specializes in International Business, Marketing & Strategy.

Dr. Srinidhi K Parthasarathi

He is the Director of National School of Business. He is an academician and researcher in Quality management based on workplace spirituality. He has doctoral degree in management studies by Reva University for his thesis entitled 'Design of a Sustainable Quality Management Model for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Based on Bhagavad Gita'.

He has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management with a Specialization in Systems and Marketing from TAPMI, Manipal. He is a result oriented entrepreneur with 25 years of experience in handling a private limited company as its founder-director, responsible for Marketer of capital equipment, development and marketing of specialty coatings and strategic marketing. He has been a mentor, trainer and facilitator for Post Graduate Students, Faculty and Corporate Houses. His other interests include delivering spirituality lectures and contributing to various articles based on spirituality in journals & magazines.

Prof. Surjyabrat Buragohain

He has more than 13 years of corporate experience in the areas of HRM, Finance, Business Development, Corporate Governance, etc. Has co-founded two digital entertainment companies. Areas of interest: Strategy, HRM, Organizational Behaviour and Entrepreneurship

Prof. VKLV Kumar

He has worked for over a decade in reputed companies. Returned to pursue his first love of academic world. He has teaching experience in Management and Consumer Behaviour.

Prof. Kiran Bindu

Prof. Kiran Bindu has over 20 years of corporate and teaching experience in India and abroad. He is a well-know domain expert in the area of Finance. His areas of interest include Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Financial Derivatives and Risk Management. He has delivered corporate training in Finance in Oracle, HP and Symbol Technologies. His training on Financial Spreadsheet Modelling has enhanced the learning experience of thousands of his students over the past 12 years. Kiran holds MCom degree. H is also an Associate member of CWAI.

Prof. Suresh R

He has work experience of over 23 years in manufacturing sectors viz., EID Parry (I) Ltd., Hindustan Photo Films, Hindustan Unilever, BPL Telecom, Mphasis, etc. He has been teaching for the last 12 years. Also worked as Director (HR) for Sanovi Tech.

Prof. B. K. Kumar

An alumni of IIMA, Kumar has 2 decades of experience at the CEO/GM level. His total experience of over 36 years encompasses All India and UAE & OMAN (over 14 years with Jumbo Electronics, Dubai) and he has substantial experience of handling brands such as Sony, Ricoh, Electrolux, etc. He teaches in the areas of Strategic Management & Marketing.

Prof. Pratima Narayan

She holds Masters in Business Laws from the Naitonal Law School of India University, Bengaluru. She has done her LLB from Bangalore University and her Certification Programme in General Principles of Intellectual Property Rights from World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). She has over 12 years of professional as well as teaching experience. She teaches courses related to Business Law at National School of Business.

Prof. Sorabh Bajaj

Prof. Sorabh is an MBA graduate from Ohio University, Athens, USA. He is a project management specialist and holds certifications in PMP® and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. He has over 7 years of industry and teaching experience. He has co-authored case studies and course content for International Marketing published by FORUM International (Germany Based Education Provider). He teaches in the areas of Business Environment, International Business, and Operations Management.

Prof. B S Prakash

He has 30 years of national and international marketing experience. He is a Gold Medalist in MSc Program of Bangalore University and an alumnus of IIM, Ahmedabad

Dr. Lalith Achoth

He has more than 20 years of experience in teaching and research. He has published several research papers and is a senior resource person for various organizations.

Prof. Kumar Aneesh

He has been a yoga trainer for more than 20 years. He is an eloquent speaker, motivational trainer and a consultant. His expertise is in the area of personality development.

Prof Vinay Rao B.N

Prof Vinay Rao B.N has had a career of 7 years spanning both corporate and academic sectors. He has worked in organisations of repute such as ITC and Cafe Coffee Day in the sales and marketing functions, at Asst.Sales Manager and Digital Marketing Manager levels.

As an academician, he has been a part of top institutions. He has taught subjects like Marketing Mgt, Sales and Logistics Mgt, Branding, Advertising, B2B Marketing amongst others.

In his last assignment with Steelcase Asia Pacific (A Fortune-100 modular furniture company), he has consulted with organisations like Allstate Financial, PwC, Northern Trust Bank, Goldman Sachs, GE Digital, Accenture about workplace planning and strategy.

He operates on the tenets of curiosity, connectedness and committedness in all his pursuits.

Prof. Rishiraj Dasgupta

He has joined teaching after over a decade of experience in banking and consulting. He specializes in Finance for non-finance, pre-sales and sales for KPO / BPO, soft skill domain including team building, motivation, communication, customer delight, etc. He has previously worked as Corporate Manager at ICICI Bank Ltd., and as a senior consultant at KPMG Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd. He has a PG Diploma from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM-C), in the area of Finance and Marketing.

Prof. Avinash Rao

Prof. Avinash Rao has worked in the field of Operations, Strategy & Human Resources for the past 10 years of which 8 years have been with corporate houses in varied positions and 2 years as an independent consultant. He completed his first Master's from India with a dual specialization in Marketing and Human Resources, and went on to obtain a second Master's from UK (Manchester) in International Culture & Human Resources Development. He is also a first time author and likes doing theater workshops when free. Before Joining NSB, he was also working as a visiting faculty at a few academic institutions.

Prof. Maruti Rao

He has wide experience as a banker with more than three decades of rich experience with Syndicate Bank in various senior positions. He has visited London, UK, on a training assignment with Barclays’ Bank.

Prof. Vijayalakshmi

She has over a decade of teaching experience in the area of Management Information System. She holds MPhil, MCA, PGDCA degrees.

Prof. G. B. Raju

Prof. Raju has a teaching experience of over 20 years in Constitutional Law, Political Science, Public Administration, Business Law & Legal Aspects of Business. He is a reputed law practitioner and a social worker. He has published articles in News Papers & Magazines.

Prof. K R Upendra

He teaches Arts in Management studies at NSB, under the banner “FACE – Foundation for Artists & Craftsmen Empowerment” a theatre organization comprising many theater personalities.