Faculty & Research

Profiles


Dr. Solai Baskaran, Ph.D

Director - PGDM Programmes

Prof. (Dr.) Solai Baskaran has obtained Ph.D. from Þpartment of Management studies, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, Professionally qualified lawyer.

  • Has scored Outstanding Grades and received GOLD MEDAL for academic achievements. Two decades of senior Leadership Experience in Industry at the level of Vice President and Board of Directors in many reputed business organizations.
  • Has been involved in full time teaching of PGDM and Ph.D. scholars for the past ten years.
  • Extensively involved in undertaking Industry consultancy, conducting MDP for various Industries, Authored few Books on Management and published papers and case studies in journals.
  • Actively engaged in improving and impacting the Quality of Education along with various Global Accreditation agencies and Bodies.
  • Areas of interest include Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Strategic Human Resources, and Business laws.
  • Very keen and committed to mentor the students and groom them to be Leaders.

Shivaprasad.G, MBA, M.Phil, PhD

Program Co-ordinator and Area Chair-Finance

  • Has obtained MBA from VTU – Belgaum, M.Phil from Bharthiar University, attended various FDPs in the best of the institutions including IIMs. Has submitted his thesis and in the verge of getting Ph.D degree from Bharthiar University, Coimbatore.
  • Has been involved in management teaching in MBA & PGDM from past one and half decades in the best institutions like Alliance University, PESIT&M, Adhichunchanagiri Institute of Technology HMIT and Research & Development Society for Information Technology.
  • Has contributed to research and intellectual by publishing various textbooks in the area of Finance and Accounts. Has presented and published many papers in both National and International Conferences & Journals. Has attended 20 plus FDPs and conducted several MDP’s and Workshops for corporate and educational institutions.
  • Has been contributing as a reviewer of many journals including International Journal of Corporate Finance and Accounting - IGI Global, headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania (USA) and he is Editorial Board Member for Amity Journal of Finance, International Journal of Transformations in Business Management and International Journal of Research in Social Sciences & Humanities and has been invited by many forums to deliver expert lectures in the area of finance and accounts including Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) – Hyderabad to address senior doctors on “Cost allocation and Variance analysis and Financial Management in Projects.”
  • He is a life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Indian Commerce Association (ICA) and Indian Association of Teacher Educators (IATE).
  • His areas of teaching and research includes; Forensic Financial Statement Analysis, Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management and Derivatives & Risk Management.
  • Currently he is holding the positions as Program Coordinator/Director – BIFAS as well as Area Chair of Finance.

Dr. E.M Naresh Babu

Registrar and Controller of Examinations

  • Has completed Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Mathematics from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati.
  • He has obtained Ph.D from Department of Management Studies, Sri Venkateswara university, Tirupati in the field of Financial Management.
  • Has scored Outstanding Grades and received GOLD MEDAL for academic achievements.
  • He has served Bank of America Continuum solutions, Hyderabad for a period of couple of years as a Senior Team Member.
  • Has been involved in full time teaching of MBA and PGDM for the past Eight years.
  • Rigorously involved in presenting articles in various national & international journals, papers in conferences, attending Development Programmes and preparing case studies.
  • Actively participated in various activities which improve Quality of Education along with various Accreditations to the institution.
  • Areas of interest include Quantitative Techniques, Operations Research, Financial Derivatives and Equity Analysis & Portfolio Manager etc.
  • Committed to groom the students as professionals in all the aspects of Management.

Pala Suriya Kala

Area Chair – HR

  • Ms. Pala SuriyaKala obtained Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), from GITAM. (Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management) and was University Gold medalist in Marketing. Cleared NET (National eligibility Test) as professional Faculty
  • Has been awarded JRF (Junior Research Fellow) BY UGC ,enrolled for Ph.D. in the Department of Commerce and Management Studies ,Andhra University .
  • She has 25 years of experience in teaching, industry and research. She has international experience of teaching two years in Africa in a World Bank funded initiative.
  • She has written two books, “Digital Marketing” on course work on Bangalore university along with two other authors and “Musings” , her own book of collected verses in poetry
  • She has published 15 papers, 10 in national journals and 5 in international journals and attended over 20 national and international conferences where she presented papers. She was groomed in Case study method of teaching by two pioneering professors of management Dr.K.V.Sivvayya and Dr.K.K.Das
  • She is member of professional body Analytics Society of India.
  • Her areas of teaching and interest are in Marketing, General Management, Health care Management and Marketing, Women empowerment, Women in Management, Digital Marketing, Business Communication and Consumer Behavior.

Prof. Santhosh Kumar. G

Area Chair – Marketing

  • Has obtained MBA from Bangalore University, M.Com from KSOU Mysore.
  • Has Cleared NET (National eligibility Test) and State Lecture Eligibility Test) as professional Faculty. He is pursuing Ph.D from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum.
  • Has been involved in management teaching in MBA & PGDM from past one and half decades in the best institutions like Icfai University, Adhichunchanagiri Institute of Technology, VFGC.
  • Has attended various FDPs and workshops in the best of institutions like SDM and Jain University. Has attended Faculty Training Workshop at ICFAI Training College, Hyderabad.
  • Has contributed to research and intellectual by having presented and published many papers in both National and International Conferences & Journals. Has organised and coordinated various management fests.
  • His areas of teaching and research includes; International Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Supply chain Management and Corporate Finance.
  • Currently he is holding the position of Area Chair of Marketing.

Dr. Kshitiz Sharma

Research Head

  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma is an Associate Professor at PG Department of Management Studies. His past association has been with Alliance School of Business (Alliance University), VIHTM (Saurashtra University), UEI Global (Berggruen Education Pvt. Ltd.), IIAS School of Hotel Management and Tourism, Radisson (Carlson Hospitality Worldwide, etc.
  • Dr. Sharma is an author of Introduction to Tourism Management published by McGrawHill Education, ISBN-13: 978-1-25-902680-5 and many book chapters. He has published papers including research papers, articles and case studies in both National and International Conferences, Journals and Magazines.
  • He is Reviewer for Amity Journal of Entrepreneurship (AJE), International Journal of e-government and e-Business Research.
  • Dr. Sharma has conducted EDP on “Career Development”, for Crowne Plaza Bengaluru employees and “Contributive Career Program”.
  • His areas of interests are, Marketing Management, Consumer Behaviour, Services Marketing, Marketing Research, Marketing Strategy, and Hospitality Marketing.

Our Faculty


The academic environment at ABBS is inspired by a distinguished panel of faculty with global experience. Our faculty is carefully hand-picked based on intellectual acumen and research quality.

Sl. No. Faculty Name Designation Educational Qualification
1 Dr. S. Baskaran Director Ph. D - IIT, MA, LLB
2 Dr. D Vasudeva Naidu Professor Ph.D, MBA, MA, LLB, PGD in T&D
3 Dr. Sheela Antony Professor Ph.D. MSC, MPHIL, BSC
4 Dr. E. M. Naresh Babu Associate Professor Ph.D, MBA, MSC, BSC, NET
5 Dr. Shivaprasad Associate Professor Ph. D, M.Phil, MBA, B.Com
6 Prof. Pala Suriyakala Associate Professor MBA, BA, JRF, NET
7 Prof. Santhosh Kumar G Associate Professor MBA, BBM, NET, SLET
8 Prof. Kavitha. S Associate Professor MBA, M.COM, MPHIL, B. COM
9 Prof. Kalai Selvi Associate Professor MBA, BPT
10 Dr. Kshitiz Sharma Associate Professor Ph.D, MBA, MA, DHMCT, MTM, NET
11 Prof. C B Gopinath Assistant Professor MBA, M.PHIL, B. COM, NET
12 Prof. Nayana N Assistant Professor MBA, BSC
13 Prof. Madhumathi V B Assistant Professor M.COM, B.COM
14 Prof. Muralidhar L B Assistant Professor MBA, BDS
15 Mr.Gopinath BS Assistant Professor MBA, MCOM, M.PHIL, BCOM
16 Mr. Aravind Warrier Adjunct Faculty MBA, PGDM – HR & Mkt, BCOM
17 MBA, PGDM – HR & Mkt, BCOM Adjunct Faculty MCA, BCA

Journal Publications


Faculty Journal Publications

  • Dr. Shivaprasad G., Dr. Anil Kumar (2018) The Impact of Microfinance - Helping to Improve Donor Effectiveness in Microfinance, Journal of Economic Affairs , ISSN NO: 0424-2513, DOI No.: 10.30954/0424-2513, Vol 6, No.2 pp 01-14, June 2018
  • Dr. Shivaprasad G., Dr. Anil Kumar (2018) Peace economics: A Comprehensive Review of the Existing Literature on Reformative Role of Microfinance, International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, ISSN: 2249-8672, Page: 228 to 242
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Impulse Purchase and Impulse Non-purchase in Apparel Retail Outlets in Shopping Malls, International Journal of Marketing & Business Communication
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Competitive Analysis of Tourism Aggregators using Multi-Criteria Analytic Hierarchy Process, International Journal of Marketing & Business Communication
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Stakeholders at Stake; Issues of Management Education, International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, UGC No. 49166
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Relationship of Blood Group with Handwriting and Achievements ,International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, UGC No. 49166
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Risk Management Strategies in Financial Assets, International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, UGC No. 49166
  • Dr. Kshitiz Sharma (2018) Impulse Purchase and Impulse Non-purchase in Book & Stationery Retail Outlets in Shopping Malls, International Journal of Marketing & Business Communication
  • Dr. E.M Nareshbabu (2018) Risk Management Strategies in Financial Assets, International Journal of Excusive Management Research, June 2018 ISSN (O) : 2249-2585, ISSN (P) 2249-8672
  • Dr. E.M Nareshbabu (2018) Relationship of Blood Group with handwriting and Achievements, International Journal of Excusive Management Research, June 2018 ISSN (O) : 2249-2585, ISSN (P) 2249-8672

Student Journal Publications

  • Mr. Indranil Roy and J. Ajay Das (2018) Funeral Insurance – A Booming Business Opportunity for the Death Industry ABBS STEMME, International Journal for Management Students
  • Damini. B and Amit. B (2018) Demonetization to Cashless Economy – Sustaining Expansion of Agriculture Sector in India, ABBS STEMME, International Journal for Management Students
  • Mehul Galhotra and T. Sudheer Kumar (2018) Social Media Marketing & Its Impact on Customers’ Journey & Behavior towards Smart Phones in Bengaluru City - A Study, ABBS STEMME, International Journal for Management Students
  • Aishwarya Prabhakar Shirodkar, Stephan Joseph and Sudheer Kumar Telapalli (2018) Industry Analysis of Stethoscope with reference to Bengaluru City, ABBS STEMME, International Journal for Management Students

Research


We emphasis strong Faculty research and scholastic contribution to enrich the literature of management education. We provide conducive environment and offer adequate incentive for maximizing research and Intellectual contribution by the Faculty community. We further encourage Research driven teaching to bring the application of emerging knowledge to the students .It is also mandatory for Faculty to undertake the following research activities.
1. Publish minimum two research papers in approved Research Journals
2. Attend two management conferences in a year
3. Explore the possibility of getting research grants from the government and private bodies.
4. Preparing case studies and using it in the class room.
5. Involve and Facilitate students in undertaking research activities
6. The Faculty members are encouraged to undertake interdisciplinary and cross functional research projects
7. Faculty can also undertake practical projects to impact the community development and to solve the civic problems