Dr A K S Suryavanshi
Vice Chancellor (Provost)
Dr A K S Suryavanshi is a senior academic, with 27 years of experience, across corporate and academics organizations. He is former Vice Chancellor of ‘SGT University’, Gurugram and had held several senior leadership roles in premier organizations such as Chandigarh University, SGT University and Amity University where he also held role of Head -Executive Education. In his splendid academic career, he has been a Professor of Marketing and strategy including Visiting Professor in international universities. Professor Holds a full- time Ph. D. degree in business management, Post Graduate in Business management area and Graduate in economics area.
Professor Suryavanshi has been member of prestigious Project Review Committee of CDC, DSIR, Ministry of Science & Technology and International Life Science Institute. He has served on several boards of industry and academic Institutions. He has designed a large ‘e-learning’ course, in areas of micro-finance, that is hosted on e-learning portal of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – Paris. Professor is on editorial boards of several journals such as TATVA- Journal of Management Scholars, TIMSR Journal, Journal of Knowledge Management and Information Technology, Journal of Marketing Strategy, Journal of Business Management, International Journal of Food Science and Nutrition Technology, Thomson & Ryberg and PDUAMT Business Review. He has guided 12 Ph.D. Scholars and large number of international dissertations.
Dr Suryavanshi has been a coach and corporate trainer and conducted management development programs for participants from GAIL India, Glaxo Smithkline, Microtek, National Fertilizers Ltd, Godrej, Legacy Foods, IFFCO, Claas India, Kangaro, Rockman- Hero Group, Shivalik breweries, Wrigley and RBI. He is managing committee member of IIMA Alumni Mumbai Chapter.
Dr Suryavanshi is a life member of ‘National Human Resource Development Network’, ‘National Institute of Personnel Management’, Life Member- ‘Association of Indian Management Scholars’ and member of American Marketing Association and Drucker’s forum. Professor has been awarded with ‘Outstanding Contribution to Education’ by Dewang Mehta Edu Awards, 2016, Best Director award by BBC Knowledge in Feb, 2017, ‘Vidya Rattan Award’ by International Business Council in Sep, 2017 and ‘Distinguished Service Award’ by AIMS International, 2018.
Professor Suryavanshi has been associated with University of London and Robert Kennedy College, Zurich as Instructor/ Guide besides being on advisory boards of international organizations, located in Singapore and Canada. His research interest lies in inter -section of brand redemption, technology interface and market place dynamics. He has guided several consultancy projects spread over India, Singapore, South east Asia and Europe besides mentoring several start-ups and not for profit foundations.
He is resident of Mumbai and his hobbies include theatre and poetry.