• “Justice delivery system in India needs to be improved”- Mr.Mohandas Pai

    IIMB is pleased to have Mr. Mohandas Pai, the Chairman of Manipal Global Education, former CFO and HR Head at Infosys. Mr.Pai, a Padma Shri Awardee is also the co-founder of Akshaya Patra, the world’s largest midday meal program. Having served as the Chairman of the Board of SEBI, he is now a Board Member of the National Stock Exchange in India. He also has emerged as one of India’s most prolific angel investors. We hear from him, the pressing issues that our country must pay importance to and the changes that would be instrumental in bringing about progress . Q. Having been a part of the academic, business and…

  • Vista 2016 – Day 2

    The second day of IIM Bangalore’s International Business Summit, Vista, carried on the vigour from the eventful first day with impactful speeches from eminent industry experts and business leaders, exciting workshops, panel discussions, and cultural performances that brought the entire college community to life and made them “ThinkEast”. The second day of Vista started with an interview with 2008 Olympic gold medalist – Mr. Abhinav Bindra. He urged the audience gathered to work their way through the challenges in life. He recalled the struggles in his sporting career and said that he has always striven to give his 100% every day. He also added that while sometimes the effort might not be…

  • Work with and for the community!

    IIMB is pleased to have Dr. Namperumal Swamy, one of the founding members & Chairman Emeritus of Arvind Eye Care System. We join him in understanding his 40-year journey that started in 1976, a journey  towards creating inclusive, affordable and world class eye care service for the betterment of the community. Q: With your long-standing association with Arvind Eye Care for over 35 years, how have you enjoyed the journey so far? Dr. Nam: We started in a small way and didn’t imagine that we are going to grow this well. We were just sitting there to give a job to each other. But with Dr. Venkataswamy, the founder’s connection with…

  • With the internet, people who want to do good can do so much more!

    IIMB warmly welcomes Kunal Kapoor and Varun Sheth, co-founders of Ketto, India’s largest online crowd-funding platform for fund-raising. We join them as they narrate their journey in giving shape to this relatively new concept that has the potential to disrupt the way we contribute monetarily to causes we care about. Q: A lot of celebrities are investing in various startups. What  made you invest in Ketto and use the internet to help raise funds for social causes? Kunal: There are a lot of companies you come across the internet today that are making a positive impact. Making revenue is a part of the business, but if a company can change the world around…