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
Kanishk Chaturvedi
President

Kanishk has about 6 years of work experience in Management Consulting industry. Prior to ISB, he was working with Bain & Company. Kanishk has primarily worked in the area of market entry strategy, M&As, performance improvement and advanced analytics with clients across Europe and US. He has also worked in business development activities. An Electrical Engineer, he graduated from Delhi College of Engineering in 2010 and loves playing cricket and travelling.

 
Ankit Sharma
Vice-President

Ankit has about 3 years of work experience in front end strategy consulting. Prior to ISB, he was working with the Boston Consulting Group in industrial goods and infrastructure practice. Ankit has also worked briefly with AIG as a risk analyst. He graduated from Delhi College of Engineering in year 2013.

Vishwa Srivastava
Learning and Development Coordinator

Vishwa is a chemical engineer (class of 2009) from MS University of Baroda and has 7 years of work experience at UOP – A Honeywell Company, the world’s leading licensor of Oil & Gas refining technology. At UOP, Vishwa led operational improvement and change implementation projects for world's major Oil & Gas clients. His engagements were centered around ensuring smooth and timely transfer of proprietary UOP technology to help refiners upgrade products quality and capacity. Vishwa enjoys traveling and has been to 4 continents and 27 countries, primarily for work. He is trained in Indian classical music for 3 years, has been playing guitar and Carnatic flute for 13 years, and pursuing photography for 8 years. Vishwa runs a YouTube channel to post music covers and a Flickr photography blog. 

Tarun Mansukhani
Career Affairs Coordinator

Tarun has 4 years of experience in the risk consulting domain, working with Axis Risk Consulting. During his tenure, he worked across multiple solutions like process transformation, internal control framework and control rationalization and sufficiency. He has also conducted internal audits and structured processes in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. He specializes in banking and financial services sector, but has also worked across spirit manufacturing, agro-chemical and like industries, across 5 continents.

 

Tarun graduated in 2012 with a B.Com.(H) degree from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College of Commerce. He is an ardent billiards player. He also loves to play poker and is into skydiving.

Mansi Tayal
Alumni Affairs Coordinator

Mansi has close to 3 years of work experience in the consulting and Oil & Gas domains. Prior to joining ISB, she was working as an Associate Consultant in the Deal Advisory (Strategy) division of KPMG Global Services. In this role, she worked with KPMG member firms across UK, US, Australia, Germany and Spain to provide strategic consulting services to leading multinationals and private equity clients. At KPMG, she led key engagement across sectors including Healthcare and Life Sciences, Consumer Goods & Retail and Industrial Manufacturing. Her case exposure includes market entry, growth strategy, customer strategy, market attractiveness, due diligence and M&A. Prior to KPMG, she worked with Fluor Corporation in their engineering design team and helped advise some of the world's largest Oil & Gas firms on refinery design. Her key competencies include market landscape assessment, pricing, due diligence and customer strategy. Mansi is a Mechanical & Automation Engineering graduate from Indira Gandhi Institute of Technology, Delhi

Sibin Varghese
Events Coordinator

Sibin has 4 years of experience in the Automotive Industry. Prior to ISB, he worked as an Assistant Manager in the Research & Development division of Bajaj Auto, working with the Powertrain Systems team. At Bajaj, he primarily focused on innovative product development. While at Bajaj, he led several cross-functional teams that were tasked with critical problem resolution. His key competencies include Process optimization, New product development and Problem solving. 

 

He is a Mechanical Engineer from the National Institute of Technology, Calicut. Sibin is passionate about travelling and this interest has taken him to over 15 countries. He aims to keep expanding this list.

Tanuj Govil
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Tanuj is a Chartered Accountant. He has close to 3 years of work experience in the domains of Supply Chain Management & Finance Operations. Prior to joining ISB, he was working with Vodafone India Limited on a secondment from his family firm – A.K.Govil & Co., Chartered Accountants. Tanuj also had a startup in the branding and arts space. His key competencies include project management, general management, process optimization, audit & finance. 

 

Tanuj completed his B.Com (2012) & M.Com (2014) from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai. He has also completed two levels of Company Secretary course. He is the co-founder and keyboardist of three professional rock bands, a consistent football and table tennis player, and a hobbyist photographer.