Theme :  Future of Family Business

To sensitize and build capabilities in family businesses across Asia, the Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise at the ISB is organising the 8th Asian Invitational Conference on Family Business



Sub-Themes :

  • Next Generation in Family Business – Expectations, Realities, Way Forward   
  • Power of Women in Leadership and Building Governance
  • Protecting and Growing Family Wealth
  • Family Business - Learnings from Global Family Businesses
  • Human Capital in Family Businesses
  • Family Governance – How to Manage Conflicts and Build Lasting Family Businesses 
  • Implementing Family Philanthropy
  • Managing Family Business in Crisis - Building Resilience in Business and Family


Leaders from family businesses and experts will share their experiences and valuable advice on different themes focusing on family business. It also provides a platform to reflect and share ideas as well as experiences among delegates


Girish Agarwal

Promoter Director, Dainik Bhaskar group


Sanjiv Bajaj 

Chairman and Managing Director, Bajaj Finserv Limited and Board Member, Indian School of Business

Mohan Reddy BVR

Founder Chairman, Cyient Limited


Vanitha Datla

Vice Chairperson and Managing Director,  Elico Limited


Aditya Gadge

Founder- Equalifi | Priwexus



Kiran Grandhi

Corporate Chairman, GMR Group


Prasad G V

Co-Chairman and Managing Director, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited and Board Member, Indian School of Business

Sachit Jain

Vice Chairman and Managing Director,  Vardhman Special Steels Limited


Valerie Remoquillo-Jenni

Chief Executive Officer, Fourfold Foundation, Switzerland


Shobhana Kamineni

Executive Vice-Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited


Himanshu Kohli

Co-Founder, Client Associates Private Wealth Management


Prasad Kumar

Founder, Human Endeavour Associates


Peter Leach

Founder and Chairman, Peter Leach Associates Limited, London



Lavanya Nalli

Chairperson, Nalli Group


Tara Olapally

International Lawyer and Founder - CAMP Arbitration and Mediation Practice Private Limited

Madan Pillutla

Dean and Professor of Organizational Behaviour, Indian School of Business


Gopalakrishnan R

Author and Corporate Advisor (Former Director of Tata Sons and several Tata companies)



Ajith Kumar Rai

Founder and Chairman, Suprajit Group

Kavil Ramachandran

Professor and Senior Advisor, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business

Ajit Rangnekar

Director General at Research and Innovation Circle of Hyderabad and Former Dean, Indian School of Business 

Sougata Ray

Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business

Anil Sainani

Managing Partner, BAF Consultants

Sunil Shah

Founder, Evergreen Family Advisors

Vidya Shah

Executive Chairperson, EdelGive Foundation 

Rishabh Shroff

Parnter (Co-Head - Private Client & Head - International Business Development), Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Karan Singh

Managing Director, ACG Private Limited

Aravind Srinivasan

Chief Medical Officer, Aravind Eye Hospital & Director- Projects – Aravind Eye Care System.                               

Gopal Srinivasan

Chairman & Managing Director, TVS Capital Funds Private Limited


​Delegates (open to all)

  • Registration fee per person-  INR 24000 +18% GST  
  • Register online and make the payment through Credit Card or Net Banking options
  • You may also register by sending Demand Draft / Cheque, drawn in favour of “Indian School of Business”, payable at Hyderabad along with the Registration form


  • Registration fee per person - INR 16000 + 18% GST 
  • Register online and make the payment through Credit Card or Net Banking options
  • You may also register by sending Demand Draft / Cheque, drawn in favour of “Indian School of Business”, payable at Hyderabad along with the Registration form


  • Academic Conference is restricted to academicians teaching in Educational Institutions
  • Registration fee - INR 10000 + 18% GST  
  • Register by sending Demand Draft / Cheque, drawn in favour of “Indian School of Business”,payable at Hyderabad along with the Registration form

Cancellation Charges 

  • Before January 10, 2023                -   Free cancellation
  • Between January 11 - 20, 2023     -   INR 10000 will be the cancellation charges 
  • Beyond January 20, 2023             -   No Refund


  • Payments made via CitiBank will take minimum 7 working days and Net Banking / ICICI will take 3 - 5 days to be processed
  • In case you are unsure of a successful payment, please write in to Gnvs_Sushma@isb.edu with the registered name and payment transaction number


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Reaching Campus

  • Radio taxi services are provided by leading service providers Meru / Easy cabs from Rajiv Gandhi International Airport and Hyderabad and Secunderabad railway stations. This is an air-conditioned, GPS enabled cab service with the charges payable in cash, on the basis of meter reading at the end of the journey. 
  • Approximate fare will be around Rs.1000 - Rs.2000 (depending on the location you are coming from)
  • Airport drop / Railway Station drop bookings are advised at least 3 hours in advance to ensure availability 

Cab Services

Details Phone Website
Meru Cabs

91 89704 89704

Yellow Cabs 040-46464646 http://www.yellowcabshyd.com
Orange Cabs 91 91 9810668899 http://www.orangecabs.net
Ola and Uber    

Contact Us

Professor Sougata Ray
Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise
Indian School of Business
Hyderabad-500 111

Email: ED_TSCFE@isb.edu

For conference information, please contact

Email: GNVS_Sushma@isb.edu 
Phone: +91 40 2318 7189