Dr. Pritam Singh has been a scholar, thinker, and academic leader par excellence. Dr. Singh's career in management education spanned over five decades, during which he served as the Director of several reputed business schools in India, including the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, MDI Gurgaon, and IMI Delhi. Dr. Pritam Singh strived to bring world-class practices to Indian management education and took Indian philosophy to the world through the power of his compelling lectures delivered to various Indian and global audiences including Chambers of Commerce in various countries notably Holland, France, Germany, Greece, Russia, UK, USA, Thailand, Mauritius, and Egypt, raising the image and reputation of India and Indian thought.

Over his management education career spanning over five decades, Dr. Singh headed and was part of several government committees related to policies, corporate governance, and leadership development. He served as a member of almost a dozen government panels including the Banking Selection Board, the 10th Five Year Plan for Higher Education, and the search committee for the selection of non-official directors on boards of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs).

Dr. Pritam Singh Foundation is a registered trust, dedicated to groom and mentoring leaders in academia and industry. It has been founded to take forward the legacy and life lessons of Dr. Pritam Singh. The trustees include Mr. P Dwarakanath (Former Chairman, GSK), Mr. S Y Siddiqui (Executive Advisor, Maruti Suzuki), Dr. H Chaturvedi (Director, BIMTECH), Dr. Asha Bhandarker (Distinguished Prof, IMI-Delhi) and Dr. B A Metri (Director, IIM Nagpur). Dr. Pritam Singh Foundation proposes to build a body of knowledge and facilitate management practices in the corporate sector, based on the integration of Indian ethos with Global wisdom.

The flagship initiative of the foundation has been the annual conference first conducted 17-19th November 2021, in partnership with the Jindal Global University. The second annual conference was organized at Indian Institute of Management, Nagpur in 2022. The foundation also conducts the annual competitions for Young Leaders, for Faculty and for Management students. The unique initiative of Foundation to Coach young leaders of the industry to rise to the business leadership of the country and the globe is brining prestige from community.

For more details:  https://www.drpritamsinghfoundation.com/

PRISM Foundation Members


Prof. Rahul Singh

Professor and Chair, Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Prof. Arvind Shukla

Chairperson, Doctoral program, Professor, Marketing

Conference Organizing Advisory Board