Prof. A.K.Narasimha Prasad
Head, MDC - Executive Education & Faculty - Operations

Prof. A.K. Narasimha Prasad has a BE degree in Electronic Engineering and a BE degree in Electronics & Communications Engineering from IISC, Bangalore. He is a certified assessor for the CII-Exim bank Corporate Excellence award for business excellence. He has over 35 yrs professional experience in leading Public sectors like BEL and HAL and Private sectors in the areas of Communication Systems Design, manufacturing and general management. His recent tenure was as Head of Operations at Optimus Outsourcing the BPO arm of Polaris Software.

Prof Prasad has strong exposure to Telecom and BPO verticals and has also undergone one year specialized Training at Selenia in Rome, Italy. He was also a recipient of CIDA (Canadian Industrial Development Agency) scholarship for training on GIS, held in Vancouver, Canada.

Currently he is spearheading the JMLP (Junior Management leadership program) with Infosys BPO and CPM (certificate Program in Management) for Infosys Ltd, across their centers at Bangalore & Pune, as also other executive Education initiatives with other clients. He also delivers courses and handles academic related activities in Operations specialization and technology related subjects for the PGDM E-Biz and PGDM programme students at Welingkar Bangalore.