Team - Hyderabad
Grishma Chowdhery
Vice President Grishma has a total of 3 years of work experience in the advisory and consulting domain. Prior to joining ISB, she was working as an Assistant Manager in the Corporate Finance division of Deloitte Global Financial Advisory. She liased with Deloitte member firms in UK, Canada and Australia in providing strategic financial advisory services to middle market and private equity firms. At Deloitte, she led teams on M&A sell side, buy-side and market mapping projects. She was also responsible for business development exercises for Deloitte member firms to identify opportunities for Deloitte in the M&A and private equity space.  She has also worked with Cedar Management Consulting where she worked with a major Dubai based Oil and Gas trader on a business transformation project. Her key competencies include market assessment, business analysis, project management and economic research. Grishma has graduated from University of Essex, UK with a MSc degree in Financial Econometrics. She also holds a BA degree in Economics and Statistics from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai.
Varun Sugandhi
Alumni Relations Coordinator Varun has 7.5 years of experience in the consulting and manufacturing industry. He has led operations consulting engagements for US based Fortune 500 clients. Varun has also served as the Deloitte US-India Management Advisory Council member. He is a graduate of University of Florida's MS program in Industrial and Systems Engineering.
Sajeve Singh
Careers Coordinator Sajeve graduated from Hansraj College, Delhi University with a B.A (Hons) in Mathematics. Prior to ISB, he worked in Risk Assurance Services at PwC for over 7 years. He specialized in Internal Audits across various industries covering design assessment and review of operating effectiveness of Internal Controls, Review and formulation of Sarbanes Oxley 404 controls & Documentation of Standard Operating Procedures.
 
He also worked in Business Development wing for 2 years while at PwC. He has extensively travelled to over 19 countries for work. He is an avid music listener and religiously follows Formula1.
Premanand Hegde
Events coordinator Premanand has about 5 years of experience in Management Consulting. Prior to ISB, he was working as a Consultant with ZS Associates in the Business Consulting Division. He has worked extensively with most of the Fortune 500 pharmaceutical giants in the US. His areas of work include brand planning and marketing strategy including patient journey quantification, referral networks, opportunity assessment and targeting.
 
Premanand graduated from College of Engineering, Pune with a B.Tech in Information Technology in 2011. He is a passionate keyboardist and loves travelling and trying out new cuisines.
Divya Garcha
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Divya has close to 4 years of experience. Prior to ISB, she was working with Deloitte & Touche Assurance & Enterprise Risk Services (I) Pvt. Ltd., in Accounting and Reporting Advisory Services domain. While working with the firm, she was primarily engaged in providing accounting consultation and audit support services to US based clients helping them assess impact and operationalize complex accounting and reporting changes resulting from shifting regulations and issue of new accounting standards. She has significant technical experience in accounting for debt transactions, derivatives, revenue recognition and consolidation.
 
Divya graduated in 2012 with a B.Com(H) degree from Shri Ram College of Commerce. She is an amateur photographer and a travel enthusiast. 
Afshaan Siddiqui
Learnings Coordinator Afshaan has 5 years of work experience in the Pharma consulting space. Before ISB, he was working with ZS Associates as a Business Associate consultant helping clients in US/Canada, Europe and  South America design incentive plans for their sales forces. He has worked on projects spanning operations, technology and analytics consulting. He graduated from NIT Patna in 2010 as an electrical engineer and loves playing Badminton and TT in his free time
Team - Mohali
Vivek Rohilla
President Vivek has about 4 years of work experience in Investment Banking. Prior to ISB, he was working with the Royal Bank of Scotland in the area of Quantitative Trading. Vivek has primarily worked in the area derivatives trading with clients across Europe and US. A Computer Engineer, he graduated from Delhi College of Engineering in 2011 and has had two start-ups in the domain of robotics and hospitality. He loves playing football and travelling.
Sushant Bhola
Vice-President Sushant has about 5 years of professional experience in IT consulting and Business Analytics. He has worked on multiple projects managing trading operations for some of the big financial institutions across the globe. He’s CFA level 2 qualified and graduated from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology in 2010.
Kunal Krishnan
Learning and Development Coordinator Kunal has about 7.5 years of work experience, 5.5 years with Accenture Management Consulting and 2 years with Infosys Technologies Limited. At Accenture, he was responsible for leading and delivering Supply Chain Analytics driven cost reduction and process improvement solutions across multiple industries including Consumer Goods, Consumer Electronics, Manufacturing, Life Sciences and Natural Resources, focusing on Forecasting, Inventory Optimization and Warranty Management. Also, he played a key role in developing the Predictive Asset Maintenance offering that is now attracting clients in the Oil & Gas industry. At Infosys, he worked as an analyst focusing on statistical analysis using SAS. He graduated from IP University Delhi in 2007 with a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science.
Cyril Thomas
Career Affairs Coordinator Cyril has about 3 years of work experience. Before coming to ISB, he worked with Everest Group - a boutique management advisory firm. His work entailed developing strategies for buy and sell side of the outsourcing industry. Prior to that, he worked with The Smart Cube where he conducted business research for Fortune 500, consulting and private equity firms. Cyril graduated from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, Delhi University in 2012.
Abhishek Parikh
Alumni Affairs Coordinator Abhishek has about 4.5 years of work experience, 3.5 years with Universal Consulting (L.E.K Consulting’s India arm) in Mumbai, and about a year in his family business. At Universal Consulting, as a Senior Consultant, he executed 14 strategy and execution projects across 9 industry verticals, ranging from agrochemicals to aviation. As a general manager in his family business, he led initiatives to evaluate new business opportunities across core and related businesses. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with university honors in Chemical Engineering.
Adityendra Suman
Events Coordinator
Adityendra has 4 years of experience in the field of analytics and pharmaceutical industry. Before ISB, Adityendra was working as an Associate Consultant with ZS Associates. He has worked with some of the biggest global pharmaceutical clients, helping them in areas ranging from launch strategies for projected billion dollar novel drugs to sales force optimization and future market forecasting. At ZS, Adityendra was responsible for designing, execution planning, team management and overall quality of the solutions for varied client projects.
He is very passionate about his architecture skills and likes to closely follow new breakthroughs happening in Physics
Goutam Gurha
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Goutam has 2 and a half years of experience in the Automotive and Construction/Engineering Industry. He has worked with Tata Motors Ltd. in the After Sales business of the Passenger Vehicle Business Unit (PVBU) developing services and products to improve the Service Process of TML vehicles. He has also worked with Amberg Engineering AG, a Swiss Engineering Design Solutions firm as in the field of Business Development. He is an Electrical Engineer from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra and has a passion for Football and travelling.