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Prof.Dhruva Chak is an MA in Political Science from Lucknow University and a PGDBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, with 40 years of experience in Industry, Consultancy and Teaching. He has an excellent track record of nurturing start – ups and successfully launching consumer products and services which have stood the test of time He has held Top Management positions including CEO of the Hyderabad – based Gati Ltd. (a cargo major). Other positions held by him have included Country Head (Retail Vertical) and Regional Director with Tops Security. He has also held positions with Profit Centre responsibility as Assistant Vice President Sterling Resorts, General Manager Atlas Cycles and Zonal Manager, Shaw Wallace and Company as well as Zonal Manager, Best and Crompton Engineering Ltd.

His literary achievements include an award for poetry writing from the International Society of Poets,USA and 5 published books spanning fantasy, fiction, short stories and poetry.

Academic Experience

  • Currently, Chairperson of the Centre for Faculty Development, till recently Prof. Chak was Head of the both the Marketing and Business Communication Areas at the Birla Institute of Management Technology, Greater Noida.
  • He teaches the Core Marketing Management Course and Services Marketing and Product and Brand Management electives in the flagship MBA programme.
  • He has lectured in the MBA programme at the University of Hertfordshire (UH) and mentored an award winning cross - cultural collaboration between BIMTECH and UH. He has also mentored a live International Consultancy project in collaboration with the Robert H Smith School of Business as part of the International CIBER programme.
  • As  Visiting faculty, has taught Core Courses in Marketing and Business Communication at Western International University and IILM, New Delhi and  delivered guest lectures on Services Marketing at IMT Ghaziabad and Railway Staff College, Vadodara.

 

Education

Masters Political Science (Lucknow University) 1972
Bachelors BA(Arts) (Lucknow University) 1970
Any Other Degree PGDBA ( IIM Ahmedabad) 1974. Specialization: Marketing & Personnel

 

Other Professional Experience

  • Head, Gati Cargo Ltd.
  • Regional Director and subsequently Country Head (Retail) with Tops Security
  • Head All India Marketing and Head International Business, Overnite Express
  • Assistant Vice President, Sterling Resorts
  • General Manager, Atlas Cycles
  • Company sponsored training programmes attended :
    • CEO Management Styles (IIM Ahmedabad)
    • 360 Degree Feedback (TV Rao Learning Systems)

 

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