Prof. Prasanth Nair

Adjunct Professor

Location: Jaipuria Lucknow


Organizational and HR issues in Mergers and Acquisitions
Startups and Medium Enterprises
Managing Change and Transformation
Digital Revolution

Organizational Behaviour
Human Resource Management
Leadership Development
Managing Change and Transformation

Dr. D. Prasanth Nair holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Calicut University and a doctorate from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. His doctorate thesis was on organizational and HR issues in Mergers and Acquisitions.

Dr. Prasanth Nair has a distinguished professional career in top multinational companies. He has worked in companies like GEC Alsthom, RPG Group, and Wockhardt. He headed the Human Resources function and Insurance distribution business for Thomas Cook India, besides being a member of the Thomas Cook Group HR Directors Forum and Thomas Cook Group Sustainability Forum. He also headed Global HR for Cipla.

Currently, he is the Managing Partner and Country Head of Inhelm Leadership Solutions–an HR firm specializing in Executive Search, Consulting, and Training. He is a Co-founder of an eCommerce startup venture and serves as a mentor to many start-ups.

Dr. Nair has contributed papers and articles to various magazines and journals. Dr. Nair has been active in various industry forums like Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, BMA, and NHRD, besides being guest faculty at premier management institutes. He has been recognized for his contribution to management through awards, the recent ones being

  • ‘Achiever of Excellence Award (2012-13)’ by the Bombay Management Association and
  • ‘HR Leadership Award’ by Asia Pacific HRM Congress Awards 2013 in Sept 2013

FPM (IIM Ahmedabad), B.Tech (Calicut University)

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