Alumni in Media

Sriram Venkataraman, PGP Founding Class

Flipkart has appointed ISB alumnus Sriram Venkataraman, as the company’s finance chief.Read the news in Techcircle | Business World |

 
 
Shikha Bagai , PGPMAX Founding Class

PGPMAX Alumnus Shikha Bagai, presently CFO of Birla Health Insurance pens an article on the importance of positive thinking while facing tough situations of life.  Read what inspired her in Dainik Bhaskar

 

Sanjay Srivastava, PGP Founding Class

ISB alumnus Sanjay Srivastava has been named among the 10 most influential Analytics & Data Science leaders in 2017 by Analytics India magazine. Sanjay is currently Analytics Leader at American Express where he leads teams across geographies. Read more in the Analytics India Magazine.


Atul Satija, PGP Class of 2004
In an interview with the Founder and CEO of The/Nudge Foundation, Atul Satija, speaks about his journey and the way forward -"Through N/Core, the foundation intends to invest over Rs 50 crore to incubate and support over 100 non-profit startups in the next five years. The idea is to invest Rs 10 crore per year, out of which majority will be given as direct support to the non-profits running the incubator. So about 25 lakh to 75 lakh of grants will be given to early stage non-profits and we plan to do around 20 non-profits a year,” says Atul Satija, Founder and CEO, The/Nudge Foundation who is excited to welcome the first cohort. Read More on www.bwdisrupt.businessworld.in
Shvetha Jaishankar, PGP Class of 2004

ISB alumnus Shvetha Jaishankar has recently launched her first book ‘GORGEOUS – Eat well, look great’, an unusual cookbook . Read  excerpts from her book here Indianshowbiz


Mayura Balasubramanian , PGP Class of 2004

ISB alumnus, Founder & CEO of Craftizen Foundation, Mayura Balasubramanian talks about her work and future plans on the occasion of women’s day. Read her thoughts in the First Post.

Amit Khanna, PGP Class of 2004 and Neeraj Arora, PGP Class of 2005

Neeraj Arora, ISB alumnus and Vice- President WhatsApp, has instituted a perpetual merit-cum-need based scholarship for a deserving woman student of the PGP. This is the second such scholarship from an individual ISB alumnus. The first being the Phoenix Nurture India scholarship instituted by Amit Khanna, alumnus, and Founder, Phoenix Holdings, who has awarded ten scholarships over the years supporting students who are the sole earning members in their families. Read the news post a release disseminated yesterday  Business Standard | Hindu Business Line | Deccan chronicle | Times of India | Hindustan Times | OutlookIndia | Yahoo News | HansIndia | IANSLive | Shafaqna | Nerve.in | Indiaeveryday  | WNNews | Punjabi Tribune | Indiaonline | PeoplePost | NDTV | Siasat Daily | India Today | TeleganaToday | India Everyday| DNAIndia | Business Standard | BLOC | NewyorkIndian | Netindia123 | The Hindu | City Air News | India Education Diary |  

Gunjan Aggarwal, PGP Class of 2005
ISB alumnus and co-founder of E-Squared, Gunjan Aggarwal has been selected for the “Women Super Achiever Award” by the WORLD HRD CONGRESS. This award is meant for a Digital & Social Media Leader, mentor and master collaborator whose work has earned them exceptional repute, and whose contributions, ingenuity and commitment pushed Social Media to new levels of excellence through outstanding achievements. Read the news in NPR.in | Webnewswire.
Gautam Mayur, Class of 2005 and Sashi Kiran, PGP Class of 2006
Co- Founded by ISB alumni Sashi Kiran and Gautam Mayur real estate tech start up FalconBrick has secured an undisclosed amount in an angel funding. The company plans to use the funds to strengthen product, for geographical expansion as well as its customer service/retention operations. Read more in Inc42.com.
 

 

Shankar Prasad, PGP Class of 2006
ISB alumnus and Founder and Director of  Plum( a cosmetic brand),Shankar Prasad talks about the idea behind the launch of the brand, its USP and future plans. Read his interview in the Brand Equity here
Subramanian Viswanathan , PGP Class of 2007

Read the entrepreneurial journey of ISB alumnus Subbu Viswanathan and his co founder  Kuljit Chadha and how they founded their venture 'Learntron’ and made it a success. Read their story in the Hindu | Business Line


 

Deepshikha Kumar, PGP Class of 2007

ISB alumnus and Co-founder of SpeakIN India, Deepshikha Kumar has been honored with the ‘Women Icons’ Award at the Women Icons Summit & Awards in Singapore. The award was given  to 25 women who have excelled in different spheres of life.

 

 

 

 

Deepak Jain, Manish Lunia, Ritesh Jain, PGP Class of 2009

Flexiloans promoted by three ISB alumni  Deepak Jain, Manish Lunia, Ritesh Jain plans to double lending to small businesses in the MSMEs over the next one year. Read more in the Hindu Business Line.

 
Tarun Davda, PGP Class of 2009

ISB alumnus and MD at venture capital firm Matrix Partners India, Tarun Davda says the Indian Internet space needs structured policy support like other sectors and that the government needs to take steps against “predatory pricing“. Read his interview in the Economic Times

Viren Rasquinha, PGP Class of 2009

ISB alumnus and former captain of India’s national field hockey team, Viren Rasquinha talks about his journey to ISB and life after that. Read the interview here.

Navneit Sekera, PGP Class of 2011

Navneit Sekera, IPS officer and ISB alumnus,  whose initiative- 1090- Women Powerline, is helping women against harassment, in Uttar Pradesh. This is one Akhilesh project that may be spared Yogi Adityanath's axe. Read More on Economic Times

Sai Prasad Viswanathan, PGP Class of 2011

ISB alumnus Sai Prasad Viswanathan says, “I believe that every person is born twice. First, as he is. Second, is when his work impacts people around him’. He has been doing things which seem impossible for many. Read about his many accomplishments  in the Hans India

Prateek Bhargava, Class of 2013

Prateek Bhargava  ISB alumnus and  Founder & CEO of MINDLER  – a technology driven platform that helps students discover their unique potential, and take well-informed career decisions talks about his business model  and concept. Read his interview in Education Technology

Vaishnavi Murali, PGP Class of 2013

Eikowa Art is an India-based online art gallery curating works from many of the country's contemporary artists. The site also helps them connect with potential buyers. Founder Murali says she made $80,000 within the first 10 months of its launch in 2015. Read more here.