Advisory Board

DR STEPHEN MATHEWS

  • Former director, Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore; Director, Principal And Vice-Principal of St Berchmans’ College, Changanassery; Vice President of the Principals Council of Kerala, Executive member of Commerce Association of Kerala and Executive member of Indian Accounting Association, Kerala Chapter
  • Dr Mathews has published many papers at national and international level; was awarded the Best Principal Award 2009 from M.G. University for his National Service Scheme activities

REAR ADMIRAL GEORGE KURUVILLA

  • Chairman of the Board of Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology, and a freelance Finance and Techno management Consultant; Headed leading Management Institute; director of several institutions
  • He has 45 years of experience in Education, Research and Management; designed curriculum for several management courses in India and abroad; received many National Awards, including one from the President of India for outstanding contributions in Research

MR GEORGE PAUL

  • Managing Director, Synthite Industries Ltd (Oleoresin Major), Synthite Exports Ltd, Herbal Isolates (P) Ltd; Managing Director, Aromco Flavours India (P) Ltd; Director, International Federation of Essential oils and Aroma Trade, London; Committee member, Confederation of Indian Industry, Kerala Region; Former president of Indo-American Chamber of Commerce – South India Council; Former chairman, All India Spices Exporters’ Forum; Former member, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
  • He engages himself in various non-business activities and holds several positions with them as well – Chairman, St Mary’s Educational Society, New Delhi; Executive committee member, MOSC Medical College, Kolencherry; Treasurer, Vidyodaya Educational Trust; Patron, Association of British Scholars, Kochi Chapter; Coordinator, Kerala Christian Professional College Managements’ Federation

MR JACOB CHERIAN

  • Founder and CEO IBIS, Management Consulting firm with services in India and UAE; previously worked for SAIL and Vizag Steel Ltd at senior management level; actively assisted about 400 organisations in ISO certification process since 1994; helped companies attain business excellence and sustainability, pollution minimisation and waste management and save time and costs
  • Works with a mission to enable institutions and individuals pursue excellence and prosperity; enhance economic, environmental and ethical dimensions at work; revise and guide change management strategies

MS ANNIE KOSHI

  • Principal of St Mary’s School, New Delhi; Member of the Executive Committee, Dil Se-Centre for Equity Studies; Director, Karuna Vihar, Dehradun; Honorary Coordinator, National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions.
  • In the field of education for the past 30 years, she has won the National Award for Teachers 2004, awarded by the MHRD, Government of India; the National Child Care Award, India Development Education Award and the Freelance Journalists & Writers’ Association Award, twice.
  • An active social worker, poet and adventure sports addict, Annie Koshi is currently pursuing her PhD at the Indian Institute of Education (IIT), New Delhi.