- Prof. Philippe Laurent
- Research Advisor
Graduated from Lucknow University in 1976 (Science Stream). He did his Masters in Business Management (MBA) from Netherlands and Doctorate in Management (Logistics) too from Netherlands. He also has Masters in Mass Communication & Journalism. He has supervised several dissertations of national and international students. Apart from being a Philanthropist by nature, he is a Professor of Strategy & Disaster Management. Has been teaching for the last 20 years now and associated with some of the India’s best B-Schools like IMT-Ghaziabad, IIM-K, IPM and B-Schools of University of Manitoba-Canada, University of Denver-USA, MIT-Boston Campus-USA, Yuntech National University-Taiwan. Has worked in Pharmaceutical, Imaging and Aviation Industry for almost 20 years. He has been associated with companies like PCI, Sandoz, Sterling Organics Ltd., HRL, Oce-Venlo (Holland), SV Leawood (UK). He works with different teams to impart HR Interventions, establishing ADCs and training programs across pan-India with major focus on Pharmaceutical, Reprographics and Aviation industries. Has presented research papers in India, Germany, Nederland, Spain and US. He has published his articles and research papers in national & international journals including ‘Vikalpa’ of IIM-Ahmedabad. Has written textbooks on Finance & Consumer Behavior. Currently finalizing manuscript of a book on Strategic Management and to be co-authored by an American professor. Honored with Excellence Award for Exceptional Leadership & International Cooperation by National Yun-tech University of Science & Technology, Taiwan for the year 2014.
Board Member Japan Tobacco International, Former Senior Vice –President at Kraft Foods and Jacobs Suchard, Marketing and International Business Consultant at Zanni & Partners
Currently teaching at the Swiss Banking Institute, BSL, SBS and Universität Zürich. PhD from the University of Geneva, DBA from SBS and Masters plus Bachelor from University of Zürich.
Prof. Alain Haut (a Belgian citizen currently living in Switzerland) teaches at the Business School Lausanne, the Lorange Business Institute in Zurich (European Campus of CEIBS, the leading Chinese Business School), UBIS in Geneva, the International Management Institute in Kiev (Ukraine) and the Life Sciences Leadership School in Paris, in the fields of international business, leadership, human resources and organization. He has had an extensive corporate career as a global executive in the automotive, communications and life sciences industries with companies such as Federal-Mogul, GTE (now Verizon), Serono (now Merck-Serono), Covance (now LabCorp) and Ipsen. He has lived and worked in Belgium, France, Greece, United Kingdom and United States. Prof. Haut is also the founder and Managing Partner of O plc, a consultancy focused on business improvement leading to value creation through people, specializing in change/transition management facilitation, performance improvement and leadership development (including talent acquisition). Prof. Haut is a regular keynote speaker at major European and USA human resources conferences, specifically on the subject of Talent Management. He is also a partner in The Future Work Forum, a renowned think tank researching and publishing on matters related to the work and the workforce of the future. Alain Haut is a regular Corporate Peer Reviewer for the international EQUIS and EPAS business schools and business programs accreditation with the European Foundation for Management Development and was recently elected Corporate representative at the EPAS Accreditation Board.
Former Adjunct Professor at UBIS, in charge of HR Management and Quality Management courses.
Seasoned marketing executive and university professor with 20+ years of experience in building brands, turnarounds and growing businesses in global, regional and local markets. Profound expertise in marketing, international business, digital business and entrepreneurship. Extensive experience of working globally across multiple countries and cultures with particular expertise in North America, Europe, and Asia. Fluent in English, French, Spanish, Russian and Bulgarian, and conversant in Serbian. Teaches several marketing and digital business disciplines at the European Business School in Switzerland, and affiliated international campuses.
Prof. Saurabh is graduate and post graduate engineer from IIT Kanpur and IIT Delhi. He is a consultant to IBM and UNESCO for Business Analytics. He has published paper on Integrating Alternate Payment Channels and was presented in The Fourth International Conference on Payment Channels organized by Banknet India, Mumbai. His paper on Strategic Business Decision for Managers – An approach to ERP Evaluation was presented at conference on Role of Decision Making in Management organized by IMT Nagpur. The paper was then published as a chapter in a book Role of Management Science in Decision Making published by Excel India Publishers, New Delhi. It is also used as a text book. He has interest in Data Mining, Data Analysis, Business Analytics, Structural Equation Modeling, Multivariate Analysis and works on platforms like R, IBM SPSS, Amos, Modeler, IBM Watson Analytics. He has conducted international workshops/trainings for Saudi Aramco second biggest oil refinery in world, Kiatanin Bank Bangkok, KBM Kuwait, GASCO & Ministry of Road Transport, Abu Dhabi and prominent domestic trainings at AIMA, New Delhi, Symbiosis University, Pune, Indian Oil Corporation, Mumbai, VGSOM, IIT Kharagpur, Ernst & Young Trivandrum.