Prof. Praveen Sharma

Designation:

Senior Professor

Area:

Management

Qualification:

PGDM (IIM Calcutta)

Teaching Field:

Strategic Management

Experiences:

Over 25 years of work experience in the Education sectro, both industry and academia, in setting up educational institutions, creating systems and processes, managing operations, and leading the institutions successfully.

Research Areas:

Rural Banking, Microfinance

Consulting Area:

Education, Banking, Infrastructure

Other Interests:

Cosmology, Ancient Indian History

Email-Id:

Praven.sharma@niituniversity.in

About:

Praveen Kumar Sharma is an Education Sector professional and an alumnus of IIM Calcutta (PGDM), with over 25 years of work experience in various organizations, both industry and academia.

Previous positions held - Director General of Accman Institute of Management, Greater Noida; Director of Pearl Academy, Delhi; Dean (CR) of RIT, Raipur.

He has been instrumental in setting up educational institutions, creating systems and processes, managing operations, and leading the institutions successfully. In particular, he has been instrumental in launching industry integrated management programs in collaboration with several leading companies like ICICI Bank, WNS, Pantaloons, Federal Bank, UBI and Bank of Maharashtra.

Praveen Kumar Sharma started his career as a Probationary Officer in State Bank of India where got the opportunity to work in both Commercial network as well as Retail network. He worked in NIIT Ltd in the area of Strategic Initiatives and with IKC in Consulting. As Director of Accman Institute of Management, became the youngest person to be appointed as Director to any AICTE approved Management Institute at that point in time. He has also worked as Director, CEO and Head Strategy of Pearl Academy, Dean of RIT and Head-Academics of Le Magnus University.