Madan Pillutla

Madan Pillutla is Dean & Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Indian School of Business. Madan has an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani, post graduate degrees from XLRI, Jamshedpur and the University of Illinois and a PhD from the University of British Columbia. He has many publications in the best academic journals in the field and has also served as an associate editor in top journals such as the Academy of Management Annals and Organizational Behaviour and Human Decision Processes and been on the editorial boards of other top journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, the Academy of Management Review and Administrative Science Quarterly. Madan has won numerous teaching awards at LBS where he introduced the popular Negotiations elective and directed successful executive education programs such as the Essentials of Leadership and Negotiation & Influence programs.

Deputy Deans


Milind Sohoni

Professor of Operations Management, Deputy Dean - Academic Affairs, Research Director - Punj Lloyd Institue of Infrastructure Management (PLIIM)


Ram Thirumalai

Associate Professor of Finance (Practise), Deputy Dean - Programmes


Deepa Mani 

Professor, Information Systems, Deputy Dean - Digital Initiatives & Executive Education

Senior Associate Deans


Chandan Chowdhury 

Practice Professor, Operation Management and Information Systems Senior Associate Dean – Career Advancement Services and PGP Modular (PGP-Max, PGP-Pro, and PGP-Mfab) Programmes; Executive Director-Munjal Institute for Global Manufacturing (MIGM) & Punj Lloyd Institute of Infrastructure Management (PLIIM)

Associate Deans


Prakash Bagri

Associate Professor (Practice), Marketing, Associate Dean-Corporate Engagement


Saumya Sindhwani

Clinical Assistant Professor-Strategy and Organisational Behaviour; Associate Dean–RCI-led Advanced Management Programmes (RCI-AMP’s); Executive Director-Centre for Learning and Management Practice (CLMP)


Sudhir Voleti

Associate Professor; Associate Dean-Faculty Alignment and Registrar's Office (FARO)

ISB Governing Board

Indian School of Business is governed by the Board, comprising heads of Fortune 500 companies, noted entrepreneurs and leading academics, who have devoted time, thought, and resources towards establishing the School.

Former Deans