Surya Mahadevan

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About Surya Mahadevan

Prof. Surya Mahadevan has 30 years of work experience in FMCG and Telecom sectors. He played leadership roles managing large brands such as Tata, Reliance, Aircel, Loop, Maltova, Viva and Amul. He has worked across Sales, Marketing, Retail and Customer Service functional areas and in his last assignment before joining TAPMI, he was responsible for Mumbai Circle Telecom operations as Chief Operating Officer at Loop Mobile.

Future of Management Education in India

Future of Management Education in India Let us look at the emerging themes in management education along with the underlying factors and triggers 1. Undergraduate Management Program from premier B-Schools The supply for engineering education was augmented over the last 2 decades but there are not so many engineering [...]

By |September 24th, 2018|Others|0 Comments

Virtuosity of Net Neutrality

Virtuosity of Net Neutrality TRAI latest regulation against differential internet access pricing is based on questionable reasoning. It seems to assert and attribute absolute virtue in Net neutrality and does not get into the core issue of who (or what) is sought to be protected and why. TRAI [...]

By |August 27th, 2018|Others|0 Comments

What is next for Telecom Sector in India?

What is next for Telecom Sector in India? Market in retrospect In the last 10 years telecom has transformed from a multi-player sector (10+ Service Providers) to just 4 service providers including the public sector operator. Incumbent players who could weather competition from several weaker new operators have been [...]

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Why management schools should foster innovation and leadership?

Why management schools should foster innovation and leadership? Management education is not merely about imparting technical and conceptual skills but is also about creating the wireframe for 'attitude' and the template for ‘decision-making-skill’. Let us explore the context in which management education is designed and then dig deep into [...]

By |August 23rd, 2018|Others|0 Comments

Digital Learning: How does it help students?

Digital Learning: How does it help students? The impact of digital on education is in its nascent stage in India but we are surely and swiftly moving towards transformation of the learning tools and aids. Student learning is facilitated when content and its delivery and continuous learning assessment are [...]

By |August 21st, 2018|Others|0 Comments

Why is engagement with corporates a must for educational institutes?

Why is engagement with corporates a must for educational institutes? Management educational institutes often times raise the question ‘Who is our target segment’ and even more precisely ‘who is our customer’.  a. Is it the student who generates the revenue or the Organisations that recruit the students from the [...]

By |July 2nd, 2018|Others|0 Comments