Ajit Rangnekar is the Dean of the Indian School of Business (ISB). Prior to taking charge as the Dean, he was the Deputy Dean of the School from March 2003.
Before joining the ISB, Rangnekar was the Country Head, first for Price Waterhouse Consulting and then for PwC Consulting, in Hong Kong and the Philippines. He was head of the Telecom and Entertainment Industry Consulting practice for PwC in East Asia (China to Indonesia).
Rangnekar has over thirty years of experience in East Asia and India in the areas of Business Strategy, New Business Creation, Systems Implementation and Performance Improvement in a variety of industries including Telecom, Utilities, Energy, Chemicals and Shipping, both in the private and public sectors. He also has extensive Operations Management experience of business startups in the manufacturing, trading, and professional services sector in Hong Kong and India. He worked with Associated Cements Companies, India (1970 to 1981) prior to moving to Hong Kong.
Rangnekar obtained an undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay before going on to complete his post graduation from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.