Professor, Head - International Operations, Member – University Academic Council, Member - University Faculty Senate, Member - Board of Studies, College of Management & Economics Studies with University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun in India.
Joined the University of Petroleum & Energy Studies in May 2006 after a 30 year career in the industry and academia. He has varied industry experience related to marketing of services and managing education services operations along with academic administration both domestic and international. He is one of the most experienced in the area of franchising operations and competitive intelligence.
Main areas of research interest: Marketing and Marketing Intelligence, Franchising Management and Operations, Competitive Intelligence Practice & Techniques, Technology Management, Business Strategy for Emerging Technology Areas.
Main areas of teaching interest: Marketing and Franchising Management, Competitive Intelligence Practice & Techniques, Managing Personal Effectiveness, Innovative Time Management for Managers, Business Communication.