Institute Guest Lectures

Guest lecture by MD & Operations Head- Analytics Advisory Offshore Center (PricewaterhouseCoopers) - Mr. Sanjeev Shukla

Mr. Sanjeev Shukla Envision, Center for leadership & entrepreneurship development of IIM Bodh Gaya hosted a guest lecture by Mr. Sanjeev Shukla, MD & Operations Head- Analytics Advisory Offshore Center, at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) under its leadership talk series - Netritva. Mr. Shukla started the talk with Data analytics, during the course of which he threw light on the effectiveness of data analytics, Big data, anomaly detection and various other complexities of Data analytics. He also discussed about Risks, both operational and financial. Techniques used by firms to reduce risk and why there needs to be absolute clarity on the front when deciding how to model risk were also discussed. Students of both the batches put forward their queries to which he answered with absolute perspicuity.

Guest lecture by Chief Investment Officer (Debt) & Head Products, Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Company - Ms. Laxmi Iyer

Ms. Laxmi Iyer Ms. Lakshmi Iyer, Chief Investment Officer (Debt) & Head Products at Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Company delivered a guest lecture on “Fund Management & Global Financial Markets”. Personal anecdotes, experiences and mythological references abound her lecture, making it interactive and relatable. She underlined the vital role of social platforms like LinkedIn and Twitter, which aid in forging corporate connections and provide pivotal news related to the market sentiments respectively. Explaining about her job, she underlined the importance of managing risk. Being outspoken, non-hesitant, courageous and faithfully abiding by these principles make the job easier, according to her experience. She encouraged and urged all of us to invest in mutual funds and diversify our portfolios as much as we could, irrespective of the amount, in accordance to our risk appetite and explained how financial planning should start from birth. She also provided valuable life lessons described how having the right content, right confidence, constantly challenging oneself, staying humble and learning to stand out from the crowd always helps.

Guest lecture by Dr Pawan Agrawal (Mumbai Dabbawala)

Dr Pawan Agrawal Dr Pawan Agrawal from Mumbai Dabbawala delivered an energizing & motivating Leadership talk to the PGP students. He shared insights about Logistics and Supply Chain Management of Mumbai Dabbawala.

Guest lecture by Senior Vice President, Goibibo - Mr. Parikshit Choudhury

Mr. Parikshit Choudhury An expert lecture providing deep insights of E-Commerce and Marketing was delivered by Mr. Parikshit Choudhury, Sr. VP, Goibibo. Envision, the leadership and entrepreneurship development cell of IIM Bodh Gaya organized the event with great vigor and enthusiasm. Students of both first year and the second year were present during the event and Mr. Choudhary resolved their queries with absolute perspicuity.

Guest lecture by Vice President - Market Development, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX) – Mr. Shrikant Koundinya

Mr. Shrikant Koundinya An expert talk organised by ENVISION S.I.G. on Commodity Market delivered by Mr. Shrikant Koundinya Vice President - Market Development, MCX. He shared his vast experience and knowledge with students.