Dr Bibek Banerjee holds his Ph.D. and MS degrees from Purdue University, USA; and is a former Professor of Marketing and Economics at IIM Ahmedabad. As an Honorary Director of Academy of Indian Marketing, he was instrumental in conceptualizing and implementing the American Marketing Association-supported Doctoral Consortium for Scholars and Young Faculty in Marketing & Consumer Sciences in India.
In his distinguished academic career spanning 27 years, Dr Banerjee has published extensively in top-tier journals, and has held visiting professor positions in several universities around the world. Dr Banerjee was instrumental in creating the collaboration between IIM-Ahmedabad and the world’s top Leadership Education Institution of Duke University, USA. As the Chairman of the Marketing Area at IIM-Ahmedabad, he was among the first management academics in India to successfully adopt engaged learning methods such as business simulations using digital technology in the curriculum at IIM-Ahmedabad.
Dr Banerjee, as Director & Academic Mentor of IMT Group of Institutions, developed the Dubai and Nagpur campuses of IMT-Ghaziabad; and it was under Dr Banerjee’s leadership and guidance that IMT-Ghaziabad achieved the most coveted AACSB accreditation in record cycle-time, and climbed into the Ivy League of Indian business schools in the private sector.
Ph.D. and Master of Economics, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University, USA
B.S. (Economics Honors), Calcutta University
Game Theory, Pricing Strategies, Product and Brand Management, Strategic Behavior in Imperfect Markets, and Institutional Leadership in Higher Education
Dr Bibek Banerjee is the Dean, School of Management & Entrepreneurship; Dean, Academy of Continuing Education; University Professor of Marketing, Strategy, and Economics; and Director, University Strategy & Planning. He, along with the University’s leadership team, drives efforts to build Shiv Nadar University as an outstanding research-driven, multidisciplinary institution, and also to develop a world-class management school.
Prior to joining the University, Dr Banerjee has served as the Senior Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Planning at the Ahmedabad University. He has earlier been Director General and Academic Mentor of the Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Group, spread across Ghaziabad, Dubai, Nagpur, and Hyderabad campuses, where he led IMT Ghaziabad in becoming the 4th B-school in India to secure the coveted AACSB business accreditation.
Dr Banerjee is a former Professor of Marketing and Economics, at IIM Ahmedabad (IIMA), where he chaired and led the Marketing Area, co-founded the Centre for Research in Retailing, created and led IIMA’s successful collaboration with Duke University in the area of Executive Education during his 18-year tenure. Dr Banerjee has also held visiting professor positions at several international universities around the world and is an honorary Director of the Academy of Indian Marketing (AIM), an academic and professional think-tank that promotes impactful scholarship and faculty development in marketing. He has also successfully incubated companies in education and technology.