Arindam Das

Area: Strategic Management


Areas of Interest

Corporate Restructuring, M&A and Alliances, Firm Performance, Technology Strategy

Name: Arindam Das
Designation: Associate Professor & Area Chairperson, Strategy


Dr. Arindam Das is an Associate Professor in the area of Strategic Management at IFMR. Prior to IFMR, he worked with ASCI, Hyderabad where he designed management development programs for practicing executives, and was involved in consulting for the government. For over two decades Arindam worked in various technology consulting and leadership roles at Accenture, Infosys and TCS. His work with large global clients in the manufacturing and financial services sector involved complex, turn-key engagements. He has also been to a few leading Indian B-schools as visiting faculty for Strategic Management. Dr. Das has published research papers and book chapters in the areas of corporate governance, M&A / EJV performance, competitiveness, technology innovation, supply chain and project management. He holds a bachelor’s degree from NIT, Calicut, a master’s degree from ISI, Calcutta and a PhD from IIFT, New Delhi. He is a certified PMP from PMI and a certified Independent Director from IoD. His current research interests include performance of family businesses and SMEs, socio-cognitive aspects of decision-making, and international trade in Africa.  

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Dhurkari, R.K., Swain, A.K. (2011). Multi Attribute Gain Loss- A new method for reference dependent multi-attribute ranking and selection. Published in the proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Modeling, Optimization and Computing held during 5-7 Dec 2011 at Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India. 2011
Dhurkari, R.K., Swain, A.K. (2014). A New Method to Support Informed Managerial Decisions in Salespeople Performance Evaluation. Published in the proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence during 18-20 Dec 2014 at Indian Institute of Sciences Bangalore. 2014
Dhurkari, R.K., Swain, A.K. (2013). MCGL: A new method for modelling the choice behavior of the decision maker. Published in the proceedings of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) 44th annual meeting at Baltimore, USA. 2013
Dhurkari, R.K., Swain, A.K. (2015). An Alternative Preference Elicitation Procedure in Predicting Choice. Published in the proceedings of 4th IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence during 11-12 April 2015 at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. 2015
Dhurkari, R.K., Swain, A.K. (2015). An experiment on the effectiveness of AHP for informed decision-making”. International Conference on Business & Economic Development (ICBED)-2015, New York, U.S.A, The Business and Management review, Vol. 6, Number 2, pp.305. 2015
Academy of Management annual meetings – 2016, California, USA 2016
15th Annual Conference on Money and Finance, IGIDR, Mumbai, India. 2013
14th Annual Conference on Money and Finance, IGIDR, Mumbai, India. 2012
India Finance Conference Since inception!
World Finance Conference, Cyprus 2013
Doctoral Colloquium, IIM Ahmedabad 2013
Mid-West Finance Conference, Las Vegas, USA. 2010
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