Chandan Chowdhury
Senior Associate Dean - Career Advancement Services| Executive Director-Munjal Institute for Global Manufacturing & Punj Lloyd Institute of Infrastructure Management | Practice Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems.

Professor Chandan Chowdhury is an Senior Associate Dean and a Practice Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems at the Indian School of Business (ISB). He is also the Executive Director leading the (1) Munjal Institute for Global Manufacturing and the (2) Punj-Lloyd Institute of Infrastructure Management at ISB.

Prior to joining ISB, he served three top multinationals as MD, Dassault Systemes, Country Manager (Strategic Accounts), IBM-India and CEO, IFS India.

Professor Chandan has an excellent blend of academia and industry. During his last academic stint, Dr. Chandan was a Professor, Dean (Academy), Chairman (Board of Research) and Member (Board of Governors) at NITIE (National Institute of Industrial Engineering, established as a joint initiative between United Nations and Government of India in 1963). His special areas of interest are ‘Innovation’ and ‘Technology Enabled Business Transformation’. He is passionate about leveraging technology to make the world a better place to live in.

Pratap Sriram Sundar
Academic Director, MIGM Dr. Pratap Sundar has over 30 years of experience in demand planning, scenario planning, order processing, six signa, lean production design, lean systems and processes, theory of constraints, industrial engineering, productivity, supply chain management, mass customization and reverse engineering. 
He was the CEO and Chief Consultant at Natura Consultancy, Director at GSS Products and Assistant Director at Adithya Automotive Applications. Some of his work experience includes working as Director of Manufacturing at Innovation Sports and as Customer Advocacy Manager at Paraform.
He has completed Ph.D from North eastern University. He has also completed M.Tech and B.Tech from Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati.
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Col. Rajiv Bhargava
Associate Director, MIGM

Col. Rajiv Bhargava is an alumnus of ISB from the Co 2011. He is a post graduate from Madras University and has an operational experience of over two decades with the Indian Army. He is a prolific writer and has authored a book on Defence Offsets and has contributed articles in leading newspapers of the country. He can be contacted at

Rinki Sikka
Senior Associate, MIGM

Rinki is a post graduate from Symbiosis Distance Learning in finance. She is responsible for the administrative activities of the Institute. She can be contacted at

Saikat Ghosh
Research Associate, MIGM

Saikat Ghosh holds a Masters in Industrial & Management Engineering from NIT Jamshedpur. He has spent more than 3 years in academics and research. Prior joining to MIGM, he has worked with ISB, Hyderabad campus as an Academic Associate and IIM, Ahmedabad as Research Associate.

Anurag Sobti
Research Associate, MIGM

Anurag Sobti holds three Master’s degrees from Iowa State University, U.S.A. – Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, M.B.A. in Finance & Statistics, and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering. He has 4 years of experience as a data scientist and also has experience in academic research in the fields of Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mathematics. Anurag has also worked as a Risk Analyst for Aviva in U.S.A. Prior to joining ISB, Anurag was working as a freelancer data scientist.

Sakshi Babar
Research Associate, MIGM

Sakshi Babar is a Gold Medalist (Scholastic Achievement) from IIM Udaipur and Silver Medalist, Computer Science Dept. from NIT Hamirpur. Prior to joining ISB, she has worked with Fortune 500 companies as Senior Manager at Cummins Inc and Analyst at Verizon. She is passionate about problem-solving through a mix of regular and innovative practices.