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Executive Director Co-Sponsorship of Indian School of Business and Marketing Department Chairperson Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is the Joseph J. Aresty Professor and Director of the Wharton-Indian School of Business Program. Professor Raju is internationally known for his research on pricing strategies, coupon programs, managing private labels and sales force compensation.He also serves as the Marketing Editor of Management Science and is the President of the INFORMS Society for Marketing Science, a professional organization whose members include marketing academics and business executives who apply quantitative methods to solve marketing problems.
Vice President for Energy, Google. In October 2009, Dr. Arun Majumdar was nominated by President Obama and confirmed by the Senate to become the Founding Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), where he served till June 2012. Between March 2011 and June 2012, Dr. Majumdar also served as the Acting Under Secretary of Energy, and a Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Energy. Prior to joining the Department of Energy, Dr. Majumdar was the Almy and Agnes Maynard Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley and the Associate Laboratory Director for Energy and Environment at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. In 2005, Dr. Majumdar was elected a member of the National Academy of Engineering.
General Partner, August Capital, Menlo Park, CA. He invests broadly in IT infrastructure and areas of interest include data center technologies, systems management, security, storage, and cloud computing systems and software. Prior to joining August Capital, Vivek co-founded Cobalt Networks in 1996. As CTO & VP of Product Development, Vivek built the first successful server appliance and grew Cobalt into a worldwide leader in the category, culminating in a successful IPO and acquisition by Sun Microsystems for $2B.
Executive Director of International and Executive Legal (IELE) Programs and Lecturer-in-Residence at Berkeley Law School. Ms. Kim serves on the International Strategy Taskforce for the UC-Berkeley Chancellor’s office.. Kim graduated from Harvard-Radcliffe College (A.B. summa cum laude) and Harvard Law School (J.D.). From 1998-2001, Ms. Kim served as Special U.S. Counsel to the PRC government-sponsored Great Wall Law Firm in Shanghai, under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation (MOFTEC), where she advised multi-nationals and state-owned enterprises on the structuring of Sino-foreign equity joint ventures.
New Delhi, India
CEO of the Corporate Social Responsibility division of (Bennett, Coleman & Co.Ltd ) Times Group , India. He started his corporate career in 1990 with ICI plc, seconded as an expatriate to southern part of Africa. There, he led ICI’s multicultural team to unprecedented levels of growth, at the age of 28, became one of the youngest country CEOs ICI. He graduated from the Harvard Kennedy school
Senior VP Global Supply Chain Operations, Manufacturing at Starbucks coffee company, Seattle,USA;.
SPJ Sadhana School, mumbai India, has pioneered in creating the only 5 year Polytechnic Courses in the world, for the mentally challenged. She was founder member and continues as consultant and trustee of both Trusts, one for the Autistic and the other for Down Syndrome adults.Shraddha Charitable Trust and Om Creations Workshops. She is the recipient of 5 National Awards:1994 : NASEOH – Best Professional in the field of the Handicapped 2002: Gnananda National Award – Woman Social Crusader – Chennai2005 : National Award by the Government of India for the best professional in the field of Mental 2008 : The NCPED Helen Keller Award – Delhi for being a Role model for training and employment of the multiply handicapped mentally challenged 2011 : Indian Achiever Award for Best Social Worker – Delhi, Aug 2011.