Advisory board

Dr Diganta Mukherjee

Dr Diganta Mukherjee, BStat, MStat, PhD (Economics) all from Indian Statistical Institute. Research interests are Welfare & Development Economics in general and multidimensional poverty in particular. He is also active in the area of Finance, particularly mathematical models for pricing contracts and Analysis and modelling of Network data. Ex-faculty, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Essex University, ICFAI Business School. Now faculty at the Indian Statistical Institute. Has over 90 research publications in national and international journals and authored four books.

Has been involved in projects with large corporate houses and various ministries of the Government of India and the West Bengal Government. Also consults for NGOs and other Public Action Groups.

Acting as technical advisor to Multi-Commodities Exchange, Reserve Bank of India, Securities and Exchange Board of India, National Sample Survey Office, National Accounts Division (Central Statistical Office), UNDP (through Ministry of Home Affairs), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology.


Dr Arup Kumar Bakshi is an Associate Professor of Marketing in Aliah University specialized in CRM from IIM Bangalore. His area of research interest is in Brand Management, Service Marketing & CRM. He has been advising the various department of Central and State Government and Corporates on various management issues.

Dr Bakshi has over 100 publications in International & National Journals of repute. He is the editor of International Greener Journal of Business & Management Studies, South Africa and ELK Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing & Retail Management.


Dhritisundar holds a B.E. (Computer Science & Engg.) degree from Jadavpur University (Kolkata, India).

He is 23+ years experienced professional with vast knowledge and experience on working with different role and capacity in IT namely Technology Practice Development, Product Development, Product Architect and Consultant role for projects across globe. He has experience of working in different geographical locations in the world like Baku (Azerbijan), Sri Lanka, Puerto Rico (U. S. A.), Panama, Honduras etc.

DR Dipak Bhattacharyya

Professor, OBHR Area at Xavier Institute of Management

Human Resource Management professor with Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. He has an illustrious history of working with some of the country’s premier institutions, as Corporate Director , Director, Dean, Chief Executive Co-Ordinator, Head of the Dept., etc.

He specializes in training and documentation on ISO:9000 Certification, Manpower Planning, Manpower re-deployment, Employee Motivation Survey, Training of Personnel, Performance Appraisal, Productivity, Quality Management, Quality Circles, Employee Empowerment, etc.

He is the author of 32 Books on Management areas, primarily focused on OB/HR areas. My publishers are Oxford, Pearson, Sage, Cengage, PHI, Vikas, Excel, Himalaya and IGI Global. Currently doing one project with Sage.