July 2020

Prof. Raghuram – A Big Thank You

Professor G.Raghuram has been Director of IIMB since Feb 2017 and will superannuate from his current role in July 2020. Under his guidance, the institute has seen great changes and improvements with a grand vision for IIMB. His legacy will inspire and aspire us as individuals to do more and...

Around the Campus

IIM-Bangalore best for executive MBA in India, Among Top 50 In QS World: QS Ranking IM Bangalore has made its place in the top 50 management institutes in the world for the Executive MBA program. The institute is placed at 36th rank. It has also been placed in the top...

Alum Ventures: Strategi Automation Solutions – Arun Menon, PGP 1994

Arun K Menon, PGP 1994, is one of the few alums who took the high road and decided to become a first-generation homegrown entrepreneur. His company Strategi Automation Solutions Pvt.Ltd. is in the business of Machine building, Factory Automation and Motion Control. The company has two manufacturing facilities in Bangalore and...

Serial Entrepreneur: Bhanu Prakash Reddy Varla, EGMP 2002

Determination drives us to achieve goals, reach milestones and even empower us to become enablers. Mr Bhanu Varla is one such person who is befitting example of what a person can achieve if someone who puts their mind to it. He is a successful entrepreneur with many ventures under his...

IIMBAA Elections 2020

BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT TO SEE. Participate. Cast your vote. Get Elected. IMBAA is a public charitable trust that was formed in 2009. The trust deed went through a major amendment and the newly revised trust deed was registered in March 2018. The ownership of IIMBAA was effectively transferred to...

Book Release: IIMB Alumni Authors

Fixed Income Securities: Concepts and Applications – Sunil Kumar Parameswaran Sunil K. Parameswaran has authored a book called Fixed Income Securities: Concepts and Applications. Sunil is a 1986 PGP Batch alum and is the Director & CEO of Tarheel Consultancy Services, Bangalore, India, a corporate training and management consultancy firm...

NSRCEL Start-up: BonOrganik

BonOragnik is a Green, Organic, Sustainable, and Fashion Savvy brand that is ticking all the right boxes and creating a place for itself. They make our everyday lives colorful and turn joyous occasions into a celebration. They are not just putting smiles on people’s faces but our globe breathes a...

NSRCEL Start-up: FabricMonde

NSRCEL at IIMB has been driving the ideas of innovation and entrepreneurship with their business expertise & knowledge and empowering the entrepreneurs to excel in their endeavours. Fabric Monde is one such company that has stood the test of time & uncertainty and has managed to turn limitations into opportunity....

Snippets

Jaideep Nandi, PGP 1990, has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Bajaj Consumer Care. Mr. Nandi has been promoted from the role of CEO and will take over as MD from 1st July 2020, effectively. He takes over from Sumit Malhotra, who will step down as the Managing...

Student’s Corner

The student corner is an exclusive section of LSquare which brings to you the literary creation, pencraft, creative content contributed by students.  Can Online learning replace the Offline University Ecosystem An unprecedented crisis in COVID-19 has dawned upon the world. More than 8 million confirmed cases globally, fatalities touching almost...

The Meghalaya Experience – A Narrative by a MGNF Fellow

“History tells us that an informed, activated population is vital to protecting the public’s health” – Unknown Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship (MGNF) at Centre for Public Policy, IIM Bangalore is a unique program for 2-years where District Immersion (DI) is a mandatory part of the curriculum. During the DI, the MGN...

IIMB COVID-19 Warriors

Alumni from IIMB and our sister institute IIM Calcutta have contributed to #COVID19 relief initiatives being conducted by CoAST India and Project Mumbai . The initiative by CoAST India helped 30 migrant workers and women stuck in Kanchipuram reach their hometowns in Chhattisgarh, while the initiative by Project Mumbai supported citizens travelling back home from Mumbai with food...

In Memorium

It is with great sadness that we report the demise of Mr. Anup Uppadhayay, PGSEM 2004. He passed away on the morning of 6th June 2020. He was associated with Infosys for 23 years where he rose to become the CEO and MD of Infosys and was working with Virtusa...