Dr. Anwar Shaikh(President)

Dr. Anwar Shaikh, M.Com., MBA., Ph.D, is an educationist, researcher and a transformational leader. He has more than 25 years of teaching, research, consultancy, executive education and industry experience. He has been nominated as 'Senate Member' of University of Pune by the Governor of Maharashtra. He is also member of various boards and committees of University of Pune. He has also worked as Director of Poona Institute of Management Science and Entrepreneurship. He is M.Phil and Ph. D. Research Guide of University of Pune. 16 students have completed Ph.D and 14 students have completed M.Phil under his guidance. 

Dr. Shaikh is also Member of several Educational and Professional Bodies in India and abroad. He has been accorded with several prestigious awards including 'National Youth Award' by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, 'Prof. G.B.Kulkarni Award for Best Teacher in Commerce' by the University of Pune. He has authored several books and published research papers and articles in refereed National and International Journals and presented papers in international conferences. Dr Anwar's Ph.D Thesis 'Designing a systems approach to Human Resource Management in the Cooperative Federations in Maharashtra' was adjudged as the 'Best Ph.D thesis in Cooperative Management' by the Indian Society for Studies in Cooperation, and was also conferred with the 'Rao Bahadur Talmaki Award'. As a Social entrepreneur, Dr. Shaikh has established and run the organizations from scratch. He also offers advice to upcoming Educational Institutions and IT Education sector. He is a motivational speaker Result-focused and effectual leader.

 He has extensively traveled to countries like Iran, Oman, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Thailand and Singapore.