Summary

A result-oriented professional positioned to excel in a challenging position requiring solid knowledge, extensive understanding, curiosity, and interest in research and use of data consolidation, analysis, and interpretation.

Skills

Research Skills

  • Quantitative and qualitative and mixed-method research design skills.

  • Primary research (surveys, interviews, focus groups, observation techniques).

  • Secondary/desk research for creating/developing professional reports on a wide area of industrial topics.

  • Interpretation & presentation of research results to internal and external stakeholders clearly and concisely.

Knowledge of Business Management

  • Experience in supervising the development of feasible business plans for micro and small enterprises.

  • In-depth knowledge of developing organization structure, SWOT analysis, business process mapping.

  • Extensive knowledge in the budgetary process, financial reporting, analysis and development of financial statements, financial assessment using ratio analysis, and application of investment appraisal methods.

Software Skills

  • Data Analysis Software: SPSS, Minitab, MAXQDA

  • Microsoft: Excel, SQL, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint

  • Tableau (basics)

Soft Skills

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Attention to detail, collaborative, and self-starter

  • Interpersonal & Communication skills: verbal and written

  • Time management & Organization skills

Education

​Ph. D. - Business Research                                                                                                                 2013 - 2018

Master's in Business Administration                                                                                                2011 - 2013

​Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science                                                                               1994 - 1998

                                                                                                                                                                 View Details

Experience

Achievements & Responsibilities include:

  • Development of a conceptual model for productivity improvements and cost-optimization for organizations using the case study research method.

  • Assessment of financial position of a non-profit organization which was used as an additional report to avail grants & funds.

  • Member of committees related to departmental hiring process, policy-making, and events organizing.

Work Experience:​

  • Consultant Freelance                                                                                                        06/2019 - present

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  • Lecturer - BBA                                                                                                                    10/2013 - 05/2019

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  • Lecturer - Software Engineering Dept.                                                                          01/2012 - 08/2013

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  • Technological Manager                                                                                                    09/2006 - 03/2007

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  • Lecturer - Computer Science & Engg. Dept.                                                                 11/1998 - 04/2000

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Honors
  • Invited Session Chair & Speaker at the conference organized by the Institute of                  08/2019

       Research Engineers & Scientists held in Toronto, Canada.

       Presented a paper on E-Learning and Teaching Methodologies.

  • Distinction in Ph.D.                                                                                                                            10/2018

       Monarch  Business School Switzerland

  • Most Excellent Lecturer Award (Certificate of Excellence) for the academic year                  06/2017

       2016-2017, FHR School of Business, Suriname. View Details

Certifications
  • Verified Certificate of Achievement                                                                                               11/2019

       Introduction to FinTech, offered by Hong Kong University via EDX platform.

       https://courses.edx.org/certificates/d6b23e0725f84c9b988d37a03b0764c3

  • Verified Certificate of Achievement                                                                                                10/2019

       Finance For Everyone: Smart Tools for Decision-Making, offered by the University

       of Michigan via the EDX platform.

      https://courses.edx.org/certificates/d05277a487294b8190d5f816a1e8337c

  • Verified Certificate of Achievement                                                                                               10/2019

      Applied Data Analysis: Working in Organizations and Industries, offered by

      Microsoft Corporation via the EDX platform.

      https://courses.edx.org/certificates/d3bd8bd5062e4035900ca08a1e2abbf1

Other Info

Languages known:

English, Hindi, Malayalam, Oriya, Russian (basics)

Countries stayed:

India, Oman, Armenia, Zambia, Kyrgyzstan, Suriname, Canada

 

Hobbies:

Reading, Sudoku, watching fiction on OTP

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