Advisory Panel

Col. Vinod Kumar (Retd.)

B.E (Mech), Msc and FIE
Chairman, St. Kabir Educational Institutions
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He has had a distinguished career and served the Indian Armyfor over two decades. Having taken a voluntary retirement from Army, he his wife, Mrs. Shubhra Kumar, an accomplished educationist English School Principal, led an outstanding educational endeavor, St Kabir Education in 1985. St. Kabir Educational Institution was established in 1985 under the aegis of JMCET. He is a visionary who firmly believes in excellence in education.

Mr. Sunil R Parekh

B Tech (Mech) IIT- Delhi
Advisor, Zydus Group
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He has been a Strategic Advisor with Zydus Group, Jubilant Organosys, Crisil & Suzlon Energy. Also, he has been Involved with Vibrant Gujarat 2011 and a member of Board of Innovation at NDBI, NID, CIIE at IIMA, GIDR, CERC, GIAN, IIMA, IDMA, CII, FICCI, Assocham, GCCI (Chairman, Industry Committee), TiE and AMA.

Shri P. C. Pandey

IPS and Former DGP Gujarat
Currently working with Adani Willmar
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A post-graduate from Lucknow University, He started his career with Indian Police Service (IPS) in 1970. Mr. Pandey is looking after development and implementation of security systems and processes across Adani Group. He served in various positions including Director General of Police (DGP), Gujarat; Police Commissioner, Ahmedabad and Additional Director, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Dr. D. M. Pestonjee

MA, PhD (Industrial
Psychology)
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Ex – L&T Chair Professor of Organizational Behavior & Chairman, OB Area, IIM-A. He has over forty years of teaching experience. He has also been an Honorary Professor at Albert Schweitzer International University, Geneva, Switzerland

Dr. V. V. Rama Subba Rao IAS (RETD.)

MA, MSc
LLB & PhD (Harvard)
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An Ex-Principal Secretary & Additional Chief Secretary in Govt. of Gujarat & Govt. of India, he has also taught Micro – Economics, Decision Analysis & Statistics at Harvard. He is a Mason Fellow & recipient of MPA from John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Major Gen. Surjeet Singh

B.Tech (IIT-Delhi)
M.Tech (IIT-Delhi)
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Former Advisor to Ashok Leyland, B Tech (IIT, Delhi), M Tech (IIT, Delhi) Former Member of AICTE

An Engineer from IIT, Maj. Singh has a rich experience of industry and academics. He has acted as a former Advisor to Ashok Leyland and was also a former member of AICTE

Dr. R.K. Balyan

Ph.D, MPM, M.A, M.B.A, B.E.D & LLB
Director at St. Kabir Institute of Professional Studies
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He pursued his education in the field of Engineering, Management, Arts and Law from different universities across India. He then completed his doctorate degree in human resource development from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He started his career in defense services and further worked in IT industry for four years as a zonal head and later on changed over to education field. He has total 44 years of experience to his credit and 24 years exclusively in teaching.

Mr. Vaibhav Tandon

BE (Mech), MBA (Finance) USA
Trustee, St. Kabir Institute of Professional Studies
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Having worked with World’s top five Management Consultancy firm for five years Price Water House Coopers he is highly motivated, creative and a result-oriented professional. He is the Strategic and academic leader at St Kabir Institute of Professional Studies and Stevens Business School.