Prof. Praveen Kamath

Adjunct Faculty

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BACKGROUND

Professor Kumbla is an accomplished Corporate Executive and an passionate Educationalist. He has over 25 years of experience in strategic Human Resources and Leadership for large-scale Manufacturing, IT, and ITES organisations. Students appreciate his inside knowledge of structuring global leadership teams, processes, and talent-management practices – and his willingness to provide mentorship to young leaders and entrepreneurs.

EDUCATION

MSW from Mangalore University

PhD Scholar at University at Mysore

Diploma in Training and Development from ISTD, New Delhi

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • IIM Kozhikode
  • IIM Indore
  • IIM Trichy
  • TAPMI
  • IIM Ranchi

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

  • 25yrs of Corporate Experience & last 15rys with Wipro as a Global Functional Leader

RESEARCH & CONSULTING INTERESTS

  • Global Talent Acquisition
  • Cross-cultural Training and Development
  • Leading strategic HR initiatives across businesses in US, Europe, and Asia
  • High-level HR strategy advice for young entrepreneurs

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

  • Supports primary education initiatives for underprivileged children in Karnataka
  • Advises engineering and management institutions across India as a Board member.
  • Encourages music education/appreciation through the study of Tabla. Was an All India Radio – Mangalore artist at the age of 13.