Championed initiatives in skill development courses & industry connect programs for enhancing student employability and improving industry-academia interface that resulted in 10 % increase in student placements over two years. Forged partnerships with reputed foreign and Indian institutions: Signed MoUs with UT Arlington, Texas and University of Windsor, Canada leading to currently ongoing faculty exchange and mutual research opportunities.Initiated strong focus on faculty development programs and curriculum transformation to meet international accreditation standards such as Washington Accord, ABET and AACSB with target to achieve by 2017.
Spearheading the development of new campus, an integrated complex of 1.8 million sq.ft built up area at an estimated cost of USD60 Million; brought savings of USD 5 Million by helping redesign the building.
Brought about an environmental friendly focus in the building of new campus; Initiated green building certification procedure (LEED) and working on achieving platinum rating for the new building.
Set up a 100KW captive solar power plant on campus in Hyderabad and expanding it to 500KW
STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS: MBA/MA Education Joint Degree Candidate (2014-2016)
PURDUE UNIVERSITY: Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering (2006-2010): Alpha Pi Mu, Dean’s List
Languages – English, Telugu, Hindi and Elementary French
Technical Skills – MS Office, MS Excel, MATLAB, C, C++ and SAS
Interests – Politics, tennis, movies and travelling