Chandrasekhar Sripada
Executive Director Chandrasekhar Sripada is Practice Professor of OB & Strategic Human Capital at ISB. He handles courses related to Human Capital and Leadership for PGP, PGPpro, PGPMAX, PGPMFAB, AMP and Executive Education Programmes of ISB.  Additionally, he is the Executive Director of the Human Capital and Leadership Initiative (HCLI) at ISB. Chandra has over 40 years of professional experience in leading the overall HR function at well-known companies like Dr. Reddy’s, IBM, Capgemini, Reliance and others. Chandra brings a rare blend of experience across private, public and MNC companies. As a seasoned C -Suite executive, Chandra brings an uncommon combination of strong hands-on practice in Strategic Human Capital Leadership with deep passion for teaching, research and thought leadership.
Thomas J Menachery
Manager – Research and Administration Thomas works as Manager- Research and Administration at HC & LI. He assists the Executive Director and manages the research initiatives and administration of HC & LI. Prior to joining ISB, Thomas was working with IBS, IFHE, Hyderabad as Assistant Professor and also at NIT, Calicut and Mahindra Consulting Engineers. He holds a PhD in Business Administration with specialization in Strategic Human Resource Management from Loyola Institute of Business Administration and has 10 years of work experience spread across research, teaching and consulting.