Kumar Memorial Awards

Lookout for our next KMA which will be held in 2020

Mr. Manish Bhatt

Emma Pyott

Emma is a committed and enthusiastic UK based PR and marketing professional with over 20 years’ experience incorporating both in-house and freelance assignments. A member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, Emma has strong business skills and is quickly able to get under the skin of a business, identifying challenges and opportunities to develop strategic communications and marketing programmes that deliver measurable results. Passionate about effective communication, she is delighted to be part of the KMA Advisory Committee and is particularly excited at the prospect of the ‘Nurture the Talent’ awards. Emma believes that being able to articulate your thoughts confidently, deliver a message in a way that works for your audience and leave behind a lasting impression are an invaluable complement to technical ability and academic achievement.

Dr. Bhupendra Singh

Dr. Bhupendra Singh is a serving Indian Police Service Officer. He has served in various responsible positions as Superintendent of Police, Inspector General of Police, Director Rajasthan Police Academy, before becoming the Pro Vice Chancellor of Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Jodhpur He has attended various professional courses in India and abroad such as, Major Case Management, PTC Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Ottawa, Canada and Management of Training Programme, National Police Academy, India.,"  He has a reputation of being a firm, fair and judicious administrator and an innovative leader. He has won various laurels such as Indian Police Medal (2002). 32 Bore Pistol awarded for outstanding work in ACB, Rajasthan (2004), State Government Award for Training (2011) and President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service(2015). Apart from policing and Anti-Corruption work he has keen interest in research and human resource development, and has contributed immensely towards it. Dr. Bhupendra Singh is an MBBS and Post Graduate in English Literature. He has diverse academic interests including Philosophy, Psychology, Ethics, Cultural Studies and Education.

Govind Sharma

Govind Sharma is a the driving force behind Govind Sharma Consulting in the field of Human Resource. He has worked with State Resource Center for National Adult Education Programme and is a renowned Adviser and Labour Advocate. He has also served Corporates, viz., LNJ Bhilwara Group, LML Vespa, Rajasthan Syntex, Aditya Birla Group (Cement Division), Wires and Fabriks in various responsible positions and held the position of Executive Vice President-HRD before retirement. His area of expertise has been Industrial Relations. A very spiritual being, he believes and lives and promotes the Gita and finds the solutions to life’s challenges in the holy scripture. He has volunteered as secretary of Management Committee of DISHA- an NGO which is a Resource Center for the Disabled.

Prof. Sanjeev Prashar

Prof Sanjeev Prashar is the Marketing expert at Indian Institute of Management, Raipur with a Doctorate in International Marketing. He is an acclaimed scholar and an award winning expert in the areas of Rural Marketing, Buying Behaviour, Exports Management and Marketing of Services. He has published over 60 Research Papers and Case Studies in various national and international journals of repute, besides having five books to his credit. An eclectic blend of a subject expert, a remarkable trainer and a knowledgeable consultant for numerous public and private sector enterprises, he remains ever grounded and steeped in humility.

Satyendra Gaur

An accomplished execution driven & result oriented senior management professional with more than 22 years of vast experience in the field of Human Resource , across diverse industries with expertise in Strategic HR, People Management, Learning & Development and Employee Relations. Served at senior positions at Hindalco Industries Ltd. and Binani Cement Ltd. in the past.

Prashant Upadhyaya

Prashant is engineer with 20+ years of experience in the area of telecom. He currently works as Director Technology with Aricent Gurgaon and he has been with the company ever since he was hired from campus. He leads teams which work for the software development in the access network and the packet core of 4G/LTE systems. Recently Prashant has been working extensively in the area of SDN/NFV and OpenStack based cloud engineering. Prashant did his graduation in Computer Science from BITS Pilani in 1996 and later went on to do an MBA from MDI Gurgaon with specialization in Finance and Strategy. A keen stock picker in his free time, he loves to learn new languages and sometimes strums his guitar remaining an engineer at heart.

Saket Jain

<p>Saket has around Twenty Years of Experience in Corporate Finance, Strategic Planning, Investment Banking, Corporate Advisory Services and Sports management. Saket is business savvy finance professional and has strong analytical and quantitative skills.</p> <p>Saket has exposure to all areas of Corporate Finance including Corporate Strategy, Deal Structuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, IPO, Fund raising, Budgeting, Treasury, Finance & Accounts Management and Corporate Governance.</p> <p>Master of Business Administration (MBA - Finance) and Engineer by qualification, Saket is a dynamic and growth oriented person, with high levels of integrity and energy. His Entrepreneurial outlook, leadership skills, business acumen, multi-functional and multi-sectoral experience, naturally adds to his financial management capabilities in any organisation.</p>

Rohit Raphael Brandon

Rohit Raphael Brandon belongs to the 1981 batch of the Indian Administrative Service. He is a man of letters and learning and was a British Council scholar in The International Development Department of the University of Birmingham where he earned his Masters in Development Studies with distinction in the year 1999 with a dissertation on New Public Management. He is a Development Professional with more than 35 years of experience in public service. He has completed a course on IEC and Health Communication from John Hopkins University USA and is a Communication Specialist with over 3 years hands-on experience as Director IEC. He established the new department of Minority affairs in Rajasthan as Principal Secretary Minority Affairs during 2010-2012; the IEC Bureau for the Government of Rajasthan in 1992 with the funding support from USAID, UNFPA and UNICEF. He joined as Honorary Visiting Professor in IDS Jaipur in August 2014. He is presently engaged in several development initiatives and training programmes organised by IDS, CUTS International and other organizations.

Vijay Khemchandani

<ul> <li>Engineering graduate</li> <li>Worked 8 years with one of the most pretigious organization</li> <li>“marutI udyog ltd.” at executive/ middle management level in vendor development.</li> <li>Started own business in 1996.</li> <li>Established vbros auto pvt ltd. In 1998 at gurgaon, haryana, india.</li> <li>Currently managing director of 5 plants (3 at imt manesar and 1 in ajmer, rajasthan, 1 upcoming plant in mehsana, gujarat)</li> </ul>