Management & Leadership
After 37 years in the corporate sector in India, Europe and USA, Sujit Kumar committed himself as an academician and mentor. A keen competence-enhancer, Sujit talks about strategic, creative and analytical thinking towards better management and personal motivation.
He is an Adjunct/Visiting Faculty at IIM Ahmedabad and Bangalore where he teaches Strategic Thinking & Creativity, Strategic Business Transformation, Reimagining Telecom & Next Generation Businesses in the 2 year PGP and different long term Executive Programmes.
As GM of Sales and Marketing, Sujit played a key role in the marquee turnaround of HMV (now SaReGaMa). His last corporate assignment was as Managing Director, Sony Pictures Entertainment. The joint venture, Sony Entertainment Television, was established as a market leader on his watch.
He spent the next 15 years as a management consultant in industries like media, telecom, logistics, and real estate. During this period, Sujit was also the honorary founding Chairman of CII's National Broadband Committee, which published the report "India's Broadband Economy: Vision 2010" that would go on to become the blueprint for the adoption of a Broadband policy by Govt of India in 2004 and the subsequent development of the Broadband ecosystem in India.
Sujit is an Economics graduate from St Stephen's College, Delhi University (1975) and an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad (1977).