Chandrasekaran N



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Name: Chandrasekaran N


Chandrasekaran N, an alumnus of IFMR, Chennai, was conferred Ph.D. in Economics – Financial Management, University of Madras. He is a Certified Supply Chain Management Professional, by APICS – American Association of Operations Management, USA.

Chandrasekaran has been part of leadership team in setting up Centres of Excellence in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.  He has over twenty five years of experience with corporate in India. He has worked for companies in industries including information Technology, Venture Capital, Industry body, and Knowledge Processing. His areas of work relate to Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Human Resources, Leadership Development and Investor Relationship management.

He serves as Independent Director in few firms who are in business of supply chain solutions, distribution management and healthcare solutions. He also mentors few startup firms in the area relating to strategy, supply chain and competitive mapping; and a practicing management consultant.

His consulting, research, corporate training and teaching experience has been in Supply Chain Management, Operations Strategy, Logistics Infrastructure and Management, Service Operations, Strategy and Analytics.

Chandrasekaran N serves as a research guide to scholars who are pursuing PhD degree in management in the area of Strategy and Supply Chain Management. Three scholars who are working as senior management professionals are awarded the Ph. D degree.  Apart from these, four more scholars are pursuing Ph. D under his guidance.

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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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