“Sujir Prabhakar, is a practical banker with an operational experience of 38 years and held charge of 3 regions – Udupi, Mangalore and Bangalore, prior to joining TAPMI as full time faculty. He was deputed for external training program on three occasions to National Institute of Bank Managemet,Pune. He was deputed for Overseas training in the Asian Institute of Management, camp Bali on change management in the year 2006. Sujir was invited by various management institutes in and around Mangalore and Udupi to deliver talk on various banking topics. He was also invited by Ramakrishna Hegde Skill Development Institute managed by Konkan Railways to teach negotiation skills, interview techniques and conduct mock interview. Sujir was the chairman of the interview committee for recruitment of clerks in public sector banks conducted by Ibps. He was the trainer for probationary officers of Union Bank of India camp Manipal conducted by Manipal Global Institute, Bengaluru.