Rajat Baisya wins Bloomberg UTV Best Professor Award


3 February 2013 – New Delhi, India – Professor Rajat Baisya, academic advisor to PM World and member of the IPMA Research Management Board, has received an award for ” Best Professor of Marketing Management” from Bloomberg UTV in Mumbai, India.  According to the letter of notice received by Prof Baisya on 18 January 2013:

“The Bloomberg UTV B-School Excellence Awards will recognize institutions that are innovative modern & industry related curriculum.  The awards are well researched and chosen by an independent jury and a panel of professionals who believe in nurturing Talent and in recognizing the best of the best… I am pleased to share with you that the Jury has decided to honour you with the Award for Best Professor in Marketing Management.  The Award is in recognition of leadership, development, Marketing an institute and industry interface of Business school.”  Jonathan Peters, Founder, Stars of Industry Group and Dr. R. L. Bhatia, Project Director, B-School Affaire, Bloomberg TV India.

The award will be presented to Prof Baisya at the Bloomberg UTV B-School Excellence Awards on 17th February, 2013 at Taj Lands End, Bandra, Mumbai, India from 1:00 p.m. onwards.

prof-rajat-k-baisyaProf. (Dr.) Rajat Baisya ([email protected]) holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering with over thirty years of industrial experience having worked in large Indian as well as in Multinational corporations covering all functional areas of management. He served as a Senior Professor in the areas of Marketing and Strategic Management and also of International Business and Project Management at Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and as the Head of the BusinessSchool at IIT Delhi. He was President and CEO of Emami Group of Companies, Senior Vice President Business Development of Reckitt Benckiser India Ltd., General Manager (Projects) of Goetze India Ltd. and Controller–Corporate Planning of United Breweries Group. He has also been associated with companies like Escorts Ltd., Best Foods International (Unilever Group) and Parle-Bisleri Group in a senior management capacity.

With over 350 research publications and four books to his credit. Prof. Baisya has served as a member of Research Management Board of International Project Management Association (IPMA), Switzerland and as Lead Assessor of IPMA Project Excellence Award. He is a member of the editorial advisory board of PM World Today. He serves on the board of many private and public companies and in many Government committees. He is the editorial board member of many National and International journals. He was the Visiting Professor at ENPCInternationalBusinessSchool, Paris as well as at NPU, Xian, China. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Indian Institute of Management, Rothak. He is the Founder President of Project & Technology Management Foundation (a non-profit society, http://www.ptmfonline.com/). He is a certified Management Consultant working for many global corporations in India and abroad. Prof. Baisya is a Fellow of Institute of Engineers (India) and also of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers.