Core Advisory

ken-sagar-photoKen Udai Sagar


Mr. Ken Udai Sagar is Managing Director of Bartronics India Limited, a BSE listed company having India’s only smart card manufacturing facility and does Financial Inclusion projects with several banks. Ken was awarded the International Trade Award of Israel by the Prime Minister of Israel Mr. Ehud Olmert, for helping the bi-lateral trade between India and Israel. He was earlier Director Asia-Pacific for US Investment Associates LLC, a venture fund company for Infrastructure. Ken has served on the Board of Gammon Infrastructure Ltd. In addition, he has held role of Director – Corporate affairs for a large South India Conglomerate with special interests in Clean energy, Healthcare, Steel manufacturing domains. Ken is also the Hon. Consul General for Embassy of Israel in Andhra Pradesh and State of Telangana, having earlier served as President of Indo Israel Chambers of Commerce and Industry. Ken holds an MBA from Bombay University.




ps-uchandrasekharDr. U. Chandrasekhar


Dr. U. Chandrasekhar, Pro Vice Chancellor of Veltech Dr. RR & Dr. SR University, is a scientist and academician with more than 3 decades of experience in research in engineering and project management. He received his graduation (NIT, Suratkal) and post-graduation degrees (IIT Chennai) in Mechanical Engineering. He received PhD from Veltech for his research in additive manufacturing carried out at DRDO. He received a Gold Medal from the former President of India Dr. AP J Abdul Kalam for his academic achievements. After serving the Ministry of Defence in several capacities, he rose to the position of Additional Director, DRDO in 2010. He set up the country’s first-ever rapid prototyping laboratory at GTRE, Bangalore. In his tenure at DRDO, he carried out several technology development projects and also led a senior group of scientists at Moscow during the testing phase of a developmental aero gas turbine engine.

sks-profilepicDr S. K. Singh

Academic Advisor

Prof. S.K. Singh, MBA and Ph.D. (Management Studies) degree from B.H.U. He started his academic career in 1973 and since then he has made seminal contribution to the areas of human resource management, organization behaviour and general management by way of publishing more than 50 research papers in the national and international journals of repute and six research based books. Prof. Singh attended and chaired a number of technical sessions in national and international conferences and seminars besides presenting research papers. He had supervised five Ph.D Dissertations. Prof. Singh also supervised over 100 Master Dissertations and completed 5 research projects funded by various external agencies. He is a member in different professional bodies such as AIMA and Advancement of Modeling and Simulation in Enterprises (AMSE), France. Leaded course revision of MBA, MBA IB and MBA AB programs in the Faculty as Head and Dean of the Faculty.

MoutusyDr Moutusy Maity

Academic Advisor

Dr.  Maity is currently an Associate Professor in the Marketing Management Department, at the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIM-L). Prior to joining IIM-L, Moutusy was an Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B), and at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, WI, USA. Her research interests are in the areas of consumer interaction with technology (e.g., Internet/e-commerce, mobile/m-commerce, social media, social media analytics, digital marketing), customer relationship management, and technology adoption at the bottom of the pyramid (BOP).

Leadership Team


vijay-1a5432eVijay ketan Mitra

CEO, Founder

Vijay is responsible for the overall strategy and direction of the organisation. Vijay’s area of expertise and experience include change management and leadership development. He has 14 years of hands-on People development experience in Business Change and Organizational Development, as a result has impacted more than 5000 professionals across the UK, USA, Germany and India. He is/was associated with ICF USA, Chartered Management Institute UK. Vijay holds awards of MBA, Chartered Manager and Chartered IT professional credentials from UK.





vivek-photoVivek Reddy


Vivek Reddy is a senior management professional with a decade plus of experience into Information Technology and Business Management. He has 360 degree experience in business planning, strategy formation, analytics, MOUs & tender/bid management, budgeting, improvising the business processes and operations management. Currently he is spearheading the business operations of Geostat Technologies, Hyderabad as its Managing Director.





karthik-00d4cd0Karthik Koduru

Director of Corporate Relations

Mr. Karthik is an young entrepreneur and a strong visionary who believes in the betterment of the society and people. His prudence can be illustrated through his ventures which range from agriculture, power, petroleum and education. Mr. Karthik is a B.Tech MBA (UK) graduate, who believes in the impact of education and technology in everyones life. Through PositiveShift he is committed to bring the skills required to young India. In PositiveShift, he helps with - Identifying and securing support from corporations for projects. - Developing corporate strategy plan for business units. - Working closely with stake holders. - Identifying potential sponsors for business units. - Assuring maintenance of relationship with corporate donors.





venkat-00d4cd0Venkata Ramana Gudipati

COO, Co-Founder

Venks drives the Skill Development business vertical christend “SAKSHAM SKills Academy”. He is passionate about Talent development. With more than 11 years of experience in domains of Soft-skill Training, Sales & Marketing and Business Development. Ramana is a guest lecturer to MBA colleges and is specialized in Campus Recruitment training, Aptitude training, Sales, Customer service and Negotiation training for college students. He is associated with Landmark Education, Hone Training and Development.