Team

Team Hyderabad
Sethuraman Subramanian
PRESIDENT

Sethuraman holds an MS from the University of Cincinnati, USA and a B.Tech  from NIT, Srinagar. He is a metallurgist-turned-mechanical engineer who has absolutely enjoyed the transformation process marked by a steep learning curve.  Prior to ISB, he had spent 3.8 years with Cummins in the USA as a Senior Materials Engineer and 1.7 years with Cummins India as a Senior Manager in Quality. In his 5+ years in US and Indian manufacturing setups, Sethuraman's roles have focused on Project Leadership, Sourcing and Supplier Quality, Product Engineering, Product Quality Audits, Team Management and Six Sigma. Work aside, in his free time, Sethuraman likes to swim, run, travel with his family, and explore food cuisines.

Ankur Jain
ALUMNI RELATIONS COORDINATOR

Ankur has a diverse experience of 7 years in operations, general management, supply chain and sales functions. As a Mechanical Engineer, Ankur started working at Chennai with Tyco Flow Control into manufacturing of industrial valves for global oil & gas clients where he was primarily involved in project execution and internal costing for the sales team at Sharjah. He then moved to Larsen & Toubro Construction headquarters where he handled Operations and MIS functions for projects worth 2500 crores and subsequently worked as an Executive Assistant to L&T’s Deputy Managing Director. In his last role prior to joining ISB, Ankur led the Tendering & Proposals team for securing orders from Government (B2G) for large capacity and technologically intensive Sewage Treatment Plants, each to the magnitude of 500-1000 crores.

Vallabh Kaushik
L&D, CAREER ADVANCEMENT COORDINATOR

Vallabh has five years nine months of work experience in supply chain management. Prior to ISB, he was working with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories as a Manager in the elite Central Planning department of Dr. Reddy’s global supply chain team. In his latest assignment, Vallabh was responsible for the Demand and Distribution planning process transformation of the global supply chain of Dr. Reddy’s. In his career spanning over five and a half years, Vallabh has worked in various capacities in Supply and Demand Planning and Project management teams and was responsible for high business impact global assignments. Vallabh holds a B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) from NITK, Surathkal. In his free time, Vallabh likes to play badminton and enjoys swimming.

Shubham Arora
MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Shubham holds a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Mumbai and has close to 5 years of work experience with Siemens Limited in the Power & Energy sector. As one of the 15 Siemens global technical services expert in the field of Gas Turbine vibration diagnostics and condition monitoring, Shubham traveled to various power plant customers across India and abroad to analyze and troubleshoot technical issues. Internally, he worked on focused, ‘high impact’ projects to generate new ideas & improve business processes, and was also responsible for the division’s Communications portfolio, driving both internal and external communication activities to create maximum business impact. On the personal front, Shubham loves participating in extracurricular activities, playing Ultimate Frisbee, drumming, dancing and poetry writing.

Preeti Khullar
EVENTS COORDINATOR

Preeti holds a Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Thapar University, Patiala. She has more than three years of work experience in the Petrochemical sector with Reliance Industries Ltd. – working in varied functions such as Operations and Technical Services. During her tenure, she worked on optimizing existing production processes and ensuring product quality. She conceptualized several projects to achieve economies of scale and scope resulting in significant improvements in unit profitability. In addition, she is a certified six-sigma green belt holder. Outside work-life, she is a trained Kathak dancer and enjoy travelling, sketching and playing Basketball.

Team Mohali
Hemashree Subburayalu
PRESIDENT

Hemashree is a Mechanical Engineer from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal. She joined Tata Motors Limited as Graduate Engineer Trainee. In her stint of around three and half year there, she worked with the Strategic Sourcing group as a purchase manager responsible for pricing and sourcing of seating system for the company’s passenger vehicle segment which includes Bolt, Zest, Nano, Tiago, Tigor and Nexon models.  She is a passionate cook, avid trekker and a travel enthusiast.

Mrinmayee Marathe
ALUMNI RELATIONS COORDINATOR

Mrinmayee is an instrumentation engineer from Mumbai University. She comes with more than 4 years of experience in Engineering, Procurement and Construction field. She was working Toyo Engineering India Pvt. Ltd for petrochemical plants. During her stint with Toyo, she was mainly involved in sourcing, evaluation and procurement of instrumentation systems required for process control. Prior to joining ISB, she was involved mainly evaluating and negotiating with vendors. She has contributed to various cracker projects of $600 million and more. Mrinmayee is also a trekker and has climbed several peaks and mountains.

 

Gaurav Sharma
L&D, CAREER ADVANCEMENT COORDINATOR

Gaurav is a Biochemical Engineer from HBTI, Kanpur. He comes with an experience of close to 5 years in varied roles such as Industrial Engineering, Production and Quality Assurance. Prior to ISB, he was working with NestlĂ© in Quality Assurance department, taking care of vendor quality assurance and regulatory compliances. The key highlights of his tenure at NestlĂ© are his rich exposure to various factories and a diverse portfolio of product categories and his contribution in Maggi start-up post the crisis in 2015. As a sports enthusiast, Gaurav loves to play Football, basketball and Volley ball and has represented his undergrad college in various tournaments.

 

Shantanu Patnaik
MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Shantanu is a Mechanical Engineer from NIT Rourkela. He has more than 5 years of work experience at Tata Steel Ltd in Project Management and Operations. He was involved in designing, erection and commissioning of the 3 MTPA Greenfield Project in Odisha. Following that he worked as a Maintenance Manager for a couple of years. Here he led a team of over 30 diploma holders for achieving reliability, quality, safety and cost targets, while ramping-up the plant post commissioning. He is passionate about football and traveling. 

 

 

Apoorv Chetty
EVENTS COORDINATOR

An industrial engineer from Nagpur University, Apoorv has rich experience of 6 years, working with Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. – 1 year as a graduate engineer trainee in an industrial engineering profile and 5 years in the supply chain management domain. As a procurement professional, he used to handle the procurement of over 350 automobile & tractor components, supplied by 32 different vendors from different parts of the country. An automobile & motorcycle enthusiast, Apoorv loves touring on his bike, and has worked towards promoting the motorcycling culture in the central part of India, organizing various events with his motorcycling club, called the Dukes of Nagpur riding club.