Some Of Our Consultants
A N Bhattacharya
As a Professor of Marketing and Social Innovation at School of Inspired Leadership (SOIL), Gurgaon, India, Atindra is best described as a passionate teacher, intense trainer and a ‘friendly’ consultant. He is passionate about courses on Marketing, with special interest in subjects related to Sales Force Management, Network Management & Optimization, After-Market Pricing and Return on Investment, Consumer Psychology & Buyer Behavior etc. His near two decade-long experience in the consumer industry helps bring real-life examples and practicality to his discourses. Post his industry stint, he has been facilitating courses for Post Graduate Management students for the last 10 years. Read More >>
Atindra is also actively engaged in capability building activities with corporate, providing end-to-end solutions through in-depth problem diagnosis, gap analysis, designing training interventions, delivery, and post-delivery impact analysis.He specializes in marketing & sales specific interventions, behavioral interventions around team building, motivation, and change management. Being a ‘friendly’ consultant, he enjoys consulting young people in their start-ups, SMEs struggling with scaling-up their business and NGOs engaged in making this world a better place to live for all. Work revolves around providing them strategic inputs for business planning/modelling, go-to-market strategies, and addressing scaling up challenges. An Agricultural Science graduate with specialization in Genetics, Atindra went for his Masters in Management Studies with specialization in Marketing from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.On the way he picked up a Diploma in German Language. He is also a certified assessor of the American psychometric tool – Caliper and is a Certified Large Scale Interactive Process (LSIP) facilitator. Other interests – Politics, Development and Societal Stress, Indian scriptures and their relevance in the modern world.
An IT BHU(B.Tech), IIT Kanpur (M.Tech.) , IIM Bangalore (PGDM) alumni Pramod Joshi brings decades of experience with him. He has worked and played roles such as in France, Mexico, USA, and of course, India. He gave up the post of MD, Syncata India in 2005 to train and groom youngsters to bridge the unemployability gap and enhance the quality of higher education. A firm believer in “The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder”, Pramod wears many hats. He has played several roles such as Technology Consultant, HR Manager, Finance & Business Support Manager, Sales & Marketing Manager, Managing Director, Trainer, Editor, Hard Hat Consultant, Executive Coach and Mentor. Read More >>
Pramod has Mentored women-led entrepreneurial start-ups as part of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Worldwide Capacity Building Program. He has conducted several workshops on Personality Development, Vision and Mission Alignment, Placement Readiness, Corporate Etiquette, Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Creativity and Innovative Mindset, etc. In addition, Involved is Assessment & Development Centres at companies like Godrej & Boyce, Fidelity, Jindal Stainless, NSPCL, etc. targeting middle and senior management and has been on Selection Process Panel of a few companies and educational institutions A voracious reader Pramod has a liking for traveling, outdoor sports, writing poetry. Pramod was associated with the Shiv Nadar Foundation as Project Director, Shiv Nadar University, in India. He is Strategic Advisor / Member Board of Management at many B-Schools and Universities
Meenakshi Ravi Shankar :
An accomplished professional who brings along sales and managerial experience and strong interpersonal skills to the training field. Rich cross-functional experience in Training & Development as well as Sales & Marketing in a pioneering career spanning over 16 years. Read More >>
An exemplary communicator with proven skills in designing & conducting customized training programs geared towards optimizing knowledge and operational efficiencies at Client organizations. Delivered training across different organizations which has given her a holistic insight into organizational workings; understanding of customer needs, and tailoring solutions / inputs to suit the needs of the customer. Have trained people in Leadership Skills, Management Development, Supervisory skills, Negotiation skills, Presentation skills, Communication Skills, Channel Management, Team Building, Customer Care, Performance Coaching and Selling Skills. A certified trainer in Sales, Coaching and Attitudinal Transformation with proficiency in diagnosing performance issues at different levels (Frontline to Senior Management). Her expertise lies inTraining Need Analysis, Reality Learning & Business Simulations, Train the Trainer, Management Development Programs, Performance Coaching , ,Channel Management Sales, Business Communication, Presentation Skills, etc. She has been associated with NIS Sparta as a trainer. Prior to joining the training industry, Meenakshi had spent more than a decade in Sales with organizations like Colgate-Palmolive (I) Ltd. and Wockhardt Ltd. She has certifications in PSSP (Professional Selling Skills Program) by Standard Life, U.K, SPIN by Huthwaite, U.K., AIA (Adventures in Attitudes), Business Simulations – By Eagle’s Flight and Negotiation Skills. She has designed and delivered training programs for the clients in FMCG, BFSI, IT & ITES, healthcare, telecom, Electronics, consumer durabables etc.
Ms Pammi Talwar is Business Head – Aviation, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism at The Winning Mantra Academy, NOIDA. She brings with her decades of high quality experience as an air-hostess as well as trainer and mentor to over 2500 past and present air hostesses, flight stewards and ground staff members. Regarded as both a revered guru and a maternal support system by her thousands of students, “Pammi Mam” is a feisty, fun-loving and fantastic mentor for anyone who wishes to make a career in the above mentioned service sectors. Read More >>
An Army officers wife and a former Air Hostess with Indian Airlines, Pammi is well known in the aviation, hospitality and training industry and has developed an extensive network in industrial and commercial circles in North India. She has been an entrepreneur for several years, starting with the founding of the IAHTI Group in 1994. IAHTI was the first ever Institute of Aviation in India and was launched in Delhi by the name of Opportunity Plus. It was not only the pioneer Institute in India at that time, but was also the first to go global, with a branch in Kathmandu, Nepal opening in the year 2003. Starting with its first assignment with Tajikistan Airlines, for addressing its Recruitment and Training needs, IAHTI witnessed extensive growth under Pammi’s bold leadership, and soon became known across the country for its commitment to quality education in the aviation and hospitality services sector. Pammi is a graduate of Punjab University and likes to think that she has done her MBA in the Life School of Entrepreneurial Business! Due to her extensive experience in the field, Pammi was invited to be the Dean, Aviation Services Industry by the Rai University, New Delhi. She also performed the role of Personality Development Trainer for the MBA students there.
Venkat, as he is popularly known, is a dynamic person with a tremendous passion for training, coaching, mentoring and helping organizations grow.He has been associated with companies like IOL Ltd (now BOC limited), Larsen and Toubro, Sandvik Asia Ltd, Castrol and CNC India which is related to the machine tool industry. His industrial experience spans 25 years of which he has put 14 years in training and business development with the direct marketing industry as an independent distributor and Corporate Business Development Manager and risen to the level of General Manager Training. Read More >>
Venkat is B.E. in mechanical engineering, with 25 years of experience in Production, Distribution, Sales & Marketing, Training, Coaching & Mentoring. He has worked with numerous companies and carries many qualifications to his credit.He can speak and train fluently in 5 languages and knows 8 Indian languages. He has worked with Clients such as Aditya Birla Group,CNC India Bangalore, Airtel,Venture Solutions, Fire Track systems, Span Technologies, HSBC Tata Rallis He also has the unique feature of accompanying the trained staff after the training session into the field for in situ observations on the learning’s in the class room and helping them overcome any challenges in the field.