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Prof. Indira Parikh



President, Foundation for Liberal and Management Education, Pune & Former Dean of IIM Ahmedabad

Prof. Indira Parikh is the President of Foundation for Liberal And Management Education, Pune. Earlier she was Dean of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad from 2002 to 2005 and Professor in the Organizational Behaviour Area at the Institute. She has held the positions of the Chairperson of Alumni Relations and Activity Committee, Placement Committee, Postgraduate Diploma in Management Program (PGP) Fellow Programme in Management and Organizational Behaviour.

She is the Founder Member of Sumedhas – The Academy for Human Context. Specialisation in organisation development and design. The current focus of work is on transformation of organizations, corporate management and individuals. Designed management development programmes in institution building, Leadership effectiveness, issues of role and identity, and Organizational renewal.

She has taught at INSEAD, Fontainbleau, France and Texas A & M University, USA. She has done consulting at national and international settings. Published books on Profiles in Identity (Co-author), Indian Women – An Inner Dialogue, Young Managers at Cross -Roads (Co-author), Corporate Culture in India (Co-author), Cross Roads of Culture (Co-author) and numerous papers.

She has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award for Best Teacher in Management by Ascent in World HRD Congress, 2001. Has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award for the Contributions to HR by Indira Group of Institutes, Pune, 2003. Has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award by PGP Students, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (2003-05 Batch).