Dr. Ramaswamy Nandagopal
Dr R.Nandagopal was the Director of PSG Institute of Management, Director 2000 onwards. He joined PSG in 1994. He has over three decades of rich academic experience serving in various capacities at leading institutions like the Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad and Loyola College, Madras. He has organised several Executive Development Programs for senior and middle-level Managers and done consultancy work in Financial Management and restructuring organisations. He is the founder member of ABBS and has held leadership positions in National and Regional organisations that include AIMA, AIMS, CII, ICC, CMA and Productivity Council. He is presently on the board of Commissioners at ACBSP. An Honorary Citizen of Toledo, Ohio, the USA, was awarded for his contribution to the Indo American Education Initiative. He received his PhD in Finance in 1985 from the University of Madras and M.Com and M.Phil from University of Madras, MBA from Madurai Kamaraj University. He did his Advanced Management Programme from Department of Management Science University of Leeds, United Kingdom.
Kanak Jinan is an accomplished professional in Manpower Management and Training & Development. She has over 30 years of Insightful experience as an HR & Employee Relations Manager. She was born and brought up in West Bengal, where she completed her Senior Cambridge. Being the daughter of the Collector of Customs and Central Excise, she had to travel a lot. Back in Kochi, for three years, she graduated in Sociology from St.Teresa's College. She went on to study Journalism in Delhi. She completed her Post Graduation in Public Relations from Chennai. Currently, she is the Head of HR & Training for all three branches of Guiders education, the premier institute for job oriented education in Kerala. She has been an integral trainer for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in their General Management and Communication Skills program. She is a consultant trainer for Human Resources Development, Soft skills and Business Communication in leading Institutes and Corporates in Kochi. She is a guest faculty for MBA programs in Institutes like Bharat Matha College and Bhavans Royal of Management. In her spare time, Kanak Jinan doubles up as a freelance journalist and a counsellor. She is a top-rated corporate trainer, having travelled widely in India and many other countries worldwide.