Prof Nanda’s Views on institution building
Director of IIMA, Prof Nanda says Even as new institutes are created, the nation can benefit from expansion of existing institutes that have a history of excellence and high-quality, committed faculty
Photos from Fireside Chat with Ivan Menezes
Photos added on the Facebook page for the Fireside chat with Ivan Menezes, CEO, Diageo and IIMA Alumnus
IIM-A paper suggests steps to improve IAS
IIMAhmedabad paper on the ” relationship between administrative services and crony capitalism”
Tue 15 Aug 2018
On Independence Day this year the IIMA Alumni London chapter organized the “The London Launchpad”, an event showcasing startups by IIM Ahmedabad alumni in UK, attended by 50 people including alumni and friends from batches across the years. The London Launchpad was one of the most anticipated events in the London chapter’s annual calendar this year for many reasons.
Thu 21 Jun 2018
The IIMA Alumni London Chapter was invited to participate at the UK-India Leadership Conclave held at the tranquil location of Latimer House in Buckinghamshire on the outskirts of London on the 20-21st of June 2018. At the venue were the who’s who from finance, industry and the legal industry from the UK and India, including ministers and members of Parliament. The conclave had significant participation from alumni from the UK and India in their professional capacities.
Tue 06 Jun 2018
The interaction with Director, Prof. Errol D’Souza and Dean-AER, Prof. Rakesh Basant of IIM-A in House of Lords was hosted by Lord Jitesh Gadhia. The attendees included a cross-section of illustrious supporters of the IIMA community including Dr. Mohan Kaul, Mehmood Khan, Salil Shetty – Secretary General, Amnesty International, Vikas Nanda, Sidin Vadukut,, Sudhir Dole, Manish Tiwari and Saikat Sen Sharma of the High Commission of India.
Tue 23 Jan 2018
On 23rd Jan 2018, the IIMA Alumni London Chapter organized a panel discussion titled ‘Brexit Britain and India: Challenges and Opportunities’ in association with the High Commission of India and the Indian Professionals Forum, UK. The distinguished panel consisted of Ambassador Dinesh Patnaik, Deputy High Commissioner of India to the UK, Lord Jitesh Gadhia, Conservative Peer in the House of Lords and Nikhil Rathi, CEO of London Stock Exchange. The panel was moderated by Dr Mohan Kaul, Founder Chairman of the Indian Professionals Forum, and former Dean of IIM-A.
Mon 25 July 2017
IIMA Alumnus, Sidin Vadukut, Editor of Livemint.com spoke to Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International. Sidin quizzed Salil on his personal journey as an IIMA alumnus on a wide range of topics including working on poverty reduction, inequality and human rights across the globe, and on what governments, businesses and civil society must now do to create a more just and equitable world.
Tue 21 Jun 2016
Further continuing with series of our Fireside Chats, on 21st June 2016, IIMA Alumni London chapter hosted Rohan Silva, co-founder of Second home and former policy advisor to UK Prime Minister.
Fireside Chat with Andrew Fisher
IIMA Alumni London chapter hosted Andrew Fisher and Stuart Sunderland on May 23rd at the beautiful conference hall in Unilever House in the City of London. Andrew Fisher is the Executive Chairman of Shazam. Stuart Sunderland is founder of City Pantry, a B2B catering startup in the UK.
Fireside Chat with Karun Chandhok
The first Fireside chat event for 2016 kick-started with an energetic chat with former Formula One Racer Karun Chandhok on Apr 6th. The event happened at the delightful office of Tata Communications located along Thames in Central London. Karun conversed with Rahul Joglekar, former BBC journalist and a famous TV personality.
The Annual IIMA Alumni London Confluence 2015
The IIMA Alumni London Confluence 2015 brought to light The future of Innovation – featuring the most successful Startups, Unicorns and Global businesses in the areas of Ecommerce, FinTech, and Analytics / Big Data. The Confluence featured pre-eminent leaders of the tech and business domain from Silicon Valley to London & Bangalore, with an unique opportunity to interact with leaders from business, media, academia, and politics.
Fireside Chat with Prof. Baba Shiv
In his talk on 15th July in London, Baba Shiv (PGP 1988) decoded for us the up-and-coming area of “Neuroeconomics” and its practical applications in marketing, consumer behaviour, leadership, decision making, and behavioural finance.
Fireside Chat with Dr. Raghuram Rajan
Fireside chat with Dr. Raghuram Rajan in conversation with Lord Adair Turner hosted at the London Stock Exchange. With limited capacity and a sold out event about 150 members of the IIMA Alumni community and their guests could listen to Dr Rajan speak and also rub shouders with him as he spent some time after the event mingling with the audience over drinks and canapes
Fireside Chat with Ivan Menezes, CEO, Diageo
Ivan Menezes the CEO of Diageo group was in conversation with Nikhil Rathi of the London Stock Exchange. The event held at Diageo’s officies gave us a glimpse of what it means to run one of the world’s largest consumer products company
An Aam Aadmi Story
Unlike the usual gathering of uncommon Wimwians in this one we had Mehmood Khan in conversation with Sidin Vadukut. Discussing and deciphering the motives, the views and the ideas that contributed to the rise of the Aam Aadmi Party
Fireside Chat with Harish Salve
An incredible start to the fireside chat series in 2015. Harish Salve, former solicitor general of India was in conversation with Vindi Banga, Senior partner at Clayton Dubilier & Rice. The event at Allen and Overy’s office in London was a great start to the year with insights into everything from governemnt to policy to India as and investment destination