T V Mohandas Pai and D Shivakumar to speak on “Leadership in the Age of Disruption” on 18 Dec


Panaji: President of All India Management Association (AIMA) and Chairperson, Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd, T V Mohandas Pai; and D Shivakumar, President Corporate Strategy, Aditya Birla Group and Past President, All India Management Association, will address corporate citizens in Panaji on Monday, 18th December. This leadership conclave and talk is organised by Goa Management Association (GMA); and will be held at Goa Marriott Resort at 5:30 pm. The topic of discussion is “Leadership in the Age of Disruption.”

Pai was former director of Infosys and Head – Administration, Education and Research, Financial, Human Resources, and Infosys Leadership Institute. As the CFO, he played a strategic role in transforming Infosys into one of the world’s most respected and widely known software services companies.

D. Shivakumar, who graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, had a 14-year long stint at Hindustan Unilever Ltd where he oversaw expansion of the Lipton tea brand. Shivakumar also worked with electronics goods maker Philips Consumer Electronics India for three years. Later he joined Nokia, before his most celebrated assignment as PepsiCo’s India CEO.

“This is the age of disruption. It is our good fortune that two of India’s biggest corporate thinkers will address Goa’s business and management fraternity on the way ahead, in these times of disruption,” said Dr Pradeep Salgaonkar, Chairman of Goa Management Association.

The evening will also see a public felicitation of senior industrialist Narayan ‘Nana bab’ Bandekar for celebrating his 75th birthday recently.

The talk is open to public. But prior confirmation via email to gmagoa@gmail.com or call 2411538 is sought by the organisers.