Distinguished FACULTY

Corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and researchers—Jaipuria professors are internationally renowned for business practice and thought leadership, with a passion for creating and teaching principles they strive to provide an outstanding learning environment for students.

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Dr.  AK PURI

Dr. AK PURI

Distinguished Professor
PhD (FMS
Delhi University)

Bio

Dr. A.K. Puri carries over two decades of experience in academics a t premier management Institutes. Prior to joining to Jaipuria, he was associated with Fore School of Management, ITS, Ghaziabad, Fortune Institute of International Business and IMT Ghaziabad. Dr. Puri holds Ph.D. from Faculty of Management Studies (F M S), Diploma in Corporate Laws & Secretarial Practice from Indian Law Institute, Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). Dr. Puri is widely networked with industry executives and academic veterans.

PROF. ALOK RANJAN

PROF. ALOK RANJAN

Distinguished Professor
PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)
BA(Hon.) Economics (St. Stephen's College
DU)
Retd. IAS
Former Chief Secretary

Bio

Prof. Alok Ranjan is a retired I.A.S Officer with 38 years of distinguished service. He retired as the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh in 2016. An established leader he has an extensive experience in management and administration across sectors including education, economics, finance, agri culture, indus tri a l governanc e, public policy and more. Some of the prominent positions held by him during service include Infrastructure and Industrial Commissioner U.P, Agriculture Production Commissioner U.P, Princ ipal Secretary Urban Development & Technical Education, Vocational Education, Basic Education, Joint Secretary Defense (Govt. of India) and Secretary to the Chief Minister of U.P amongst many others. Prof. Ranjan is a seasoned motivational speaker on Management, Leadership, Governance, Public Policy.

Dr.  DEVI SINGH

Dr. DEVI SINGH

PhD (IIM-Ahmedabad)
FORMER VICE CHANCELLOR- FLAME UNIVERSITY & FORMER DIRECTOR
IIM-LUCKNOW


Bio

Prof. Devi Singh is recognized as one of the top academic leaders in India and is currently associated as distinguished professor at Jaipuria Noida. He was the Director of IIM-Lucknow for more than ten years and is a well known Professor of International Finance and Management. He has also served as the Director of Management Development Institute, Gurgaon and was a visiting Professor at the McGill University, Canada. He is an alumnus fellow of the Institute of World Affairs Connecticut and holds a Ph.D. in International Finance from IIM-Ahmedabad. Dr. Singh has also been a mentor and Founder Director of IIM-Rohtak and IIM-Kashipur

PROF. JAYANT KRISHNA

PROF. JAYANT KRISHNA

DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR
FORMER CEO
NSDC
SKILL INDIA MISSION

Bio

Jayant Krishna has served as Chief Executive Officer, and Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer of the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Skill India Mission. Most of his experience of over 30 years has been with the Tata Group in key positions at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), including Director, Life Sciences & Healthcare (Europe), Regional Director (UK & Ireland), Regional Manager (London), Global Delivery Centre Head, and Global Relationship Manager. He also handled some of the Tata Group’s key HR, CSR, and communications initiatives.

He championed apprenticeship reforms in India and played a pivotal role in the shaping of the Apprentices (Amendment) Act, 2014. He was actively involved with the Government of India’s Ministries of Labour & Employment and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship in the implementation of these reforms. He served as Chairman of the Government of India’s Special Taskforce on Apprenticeship Rationalisation, and served on GoI’s Committees on the Optimisation of Sector Skill Councils and Developing Industry Linkages for ITIs.

He has also been Chairman of the [email protected] Taskforce on Skills & Entrepreneurship, and led CII’s Taskforce on Apprenticeship Reforms. He co-convened the Planning Commission’s Taskforce on Employability, and was involved in the evolution of the National Skills Qualification Framework and the formulation of India’s 12th Five Year Plan. He has served as India’s Official Delegate to World Skills, and on NSDA’s Governing Body and the India-EU Skills Development Project Steering Committee.

Jayant was among the 12 Indian Managers for Leadership to be awarded the British Chevening Scholarship by the UK Government in 1997. He received the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Award for Innovation in Governance in 2016. A Fellow of AIMA and CSI, an Advisor of Eminence to ASQ South Asia, and an Independent Director of AFS India, Jayant has served as an Adjunct Professor at IIT Kanpur, and on the Boards of various institutions. Currently associated with Jaipuria Institute of Management as Distinguished Professor.

Dr. SOMAYAJULU GARIMELLA

Dr. SOMAYAJULU GARIMELLA

PhD (Osmania University)

MBA (University of Texas)
M.S.Ch.Engg - West Virginia University

Bio

Dr. Garimella currently serves as Advisor, Global Network of Development Professional Pte. Ltd, Singapore and Director of GNDP SDN. BHD, Malaysia.

In his previous assignment Dr. Garimella was associated with some of the top B school of India that includes IMI, SP Jain Institute of Management, Nirma University and IMT Ghaziabad. He was also visiting faculty at IIM, IIFT, FMS and University of Hyderabad.

He holds MS degree in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University USA, MBA from University of Texas, USA and Ph.D. from the Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Dr.  VP SINGH

Dr. VP SINGH

Distinguished Professor
Phd
Fellow (University of Leeds)
Former Advisor (Patanjali)
Former Executive Director (RJ Corp. - Pepsi

Bio

Dr. Singh is associated with Jaipuria as Distinguished Professor, he also teaches, coaches and mentors students periodically at Indian Institutes of Management, Raipur, Ranchi & Jammu. He also coaches students of Master’s Program on OD & Change at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

During 2002-2015, Dr. Singh led human resources team at RJ Corp, world’s second largest Pepsi Bottler and owners of 600 plus Pizza Hut, KFC, Costa Coffee in three countries.

Dr. Singh was also associated with Escorts Group, Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant and Hindustan Copper Limited. In his earlier assignments, he has been a researcher, teacher and trainer in VM National Institute of Cooperative Management & University of Pune, Institute of Company Secretaries of India and All India Management Association

A post graduate from University of Calcutta with specialization in Business Laws, he has post graduate qualifications in Personnel Management from Punjab University. He earned his Ph. D. from University of Pune, on organization effectiveness. He has been a Study Fellow, Department of Management Studies, University of Leeds.

Dr. Singh is an Executive & Life Coach, International Coach Federation, USA & Member, Mentor Pool, EverWise, USA. His areas of research interest