Dr. Anil Rao Paila
Senior Dean & Senior Vice President-Strategy & Branding Bangalore Campus

Dr. Anil Rao believes in continuous improvement and learning, adding, cutting edge to professional competence and unlocking and enhancing values. National merit scholar throughout his academics from Intermediate Education to the Higher Education. He stood University first and awarded 4 Gold Medals and cash prizes at B.Com (Hons), MCM and M.Com. He was awarded the most prestigious prize "The Chitragupta Award" for standing first in Management Accounting by Institute of Chartered Accountants, of India, New Delhi. His Doctoral study on "Design and Development of Management Information System, in selected industries earned him a Ph.D. Degree in MIS.

Dr. Anil Rao the Chartered Accountant has 13 years of Corporate Experience and 10 years of Teaching & Research Experience.
He is a Rotarian presently District Rotaract Committee Chairman (DRCC R.I. Dist. 3190) and is involved in leadership & community development and vocational service projects.

His key areas of specialization are Institution Building and organization development, Creating and Marketing corporate image and enhancing Brand Development, Design Thinking and Strategic implementation. Dr. Anil Rao has presented & published articles, research papers in various National & International Journals.

Dr. Anil Rao is also the Executive Council Member of NHRD, Bangalore chapter and Regional Vice President for Association of India Management Schools (AIMS) Southern Region & founder member of PMA, Bangalore chapter.