Dr Nupur Pavan Bang
Associate Director Dr. Nupur Pavan Bang is the Associate Director at the Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise. She has close to 14 years of teaching and research experience. She has worked as the Head of Analytics at the Insurance Information Bureau of India (IIB), Hyderabad. She played a pivotal role in setting up best practices for Analytics and Research at the Bureau, apart from managing key projects/reports/collaborations for all stakeholders, including the Regulator (IRDAI) and the Government. She started the quarterly IIB Bulletin and successfully published six Issues during her tenure at IIB at its Editor. She has also worked with Centre for Investment at ISB as a Senior Researcher, as an Associate Professor at IBS, Hyderabad and as an Auditor with Natarajan & Swaminathan, CPAs, Singapore. Nupur has many research papers and cases to her credit and contributes regularly to leading business dailies. She has conducted various management development programs and taught at various B-schools. Nupur holds a PhD in the area of Derivatives, was a Post-Doc Fellow at the Indian School of Business and is a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) of UK. 
Navneet Bhatnagar
Research Associate Navneet provides research assistance to The Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise. He undertakes research and analysis for journal articles and white papers and develops business case studies under the guidance of the Executive Director, Professor Ramachandran. He has MBA from IMS, Indore and received his Masters degree in Economics from Barkatullah University, Bhopal. He is pursuing a doctoral degree as an external scholar at the Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras. Prior to joining the ISB, Navneet was a faculty member at the Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Bhopal. He has 12 years of experience in the academic and corporate arenas. He has been with the ISB for the past six years.
Amit Baran Chakrabarti
Senior Research Associate Amit provides research assistance to The Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise. He undertakes research and analysis for journal articles and white papers and develops business case studies under the guidance of the Executive Director, Professor Ramachandran. He has completed his MBA from IIM, Bangalore and is currently on the verge of finishing his doctoral studies from IIM Calcutta. He has 8 years of varied work experience in start-ups, consulting firms as well as public sector undertakings.
Nikitha Jettipalle
Research Associate

Nikitha holds a Masters in Applied Psychology, specializing in Organizational Behavior joined ISB initial as an Academic Associate and assisted various Strategy and Organizational Behavior courses for PGP and PGPMAX for one year. Having moved as a Research Associate, Nikitha provides research assistance to The Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, under the guidance of the Executive Director, Professor Ramachandran. She is a recipient of a Gold Medal for her Thesis during her Master’s Program and has interned in organizations such as Yashodha Hospitals and Genpact.