V.R. MURALI MOHAN is a B. Tech (Mechanical) from IIT, Madras, M.E. (Mechanical) from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, and PGDM from IIM, Bangalore,
PhD (in Project Management) Besides, he is a M.I.E. (Member, The Institution of Engineers, and India)
PMI-ACP (PMI, USA). He possesses over 22 Years of Industry, around 3 years of Consultancy/Training, and around 9 years of Academics experience.
The companies he worked with are Bharat Earthmovers Ltd, Kolar/Bangalore, Eicher Good earth Ltd., New Delhi, Escorts Ltd. (Yamaha Motorcycle Division), Dalmia Bros, New Delhi, and Gujarat Heavy Chemicals Ltd., New Delhi. In Industry he held Senior Management positions. He possesses good experience in the areas Projects, Strategic Management, Materials Management, HR, TQM/ ISO 9000, EMS/ISO 14000 etc.
While in Industry and as a Management Consultant carried out a large number of Training & Consultancy assignments in H.R/Behavioral areas, and in Functional areas, such as, Projects, Materials, TQM, TPM, MIS, EMS,etc. He has carried out Training and Consultancy assignments for client organizations, such as, Raymondquote;s, USAID, PNB, GAIL, HZL, NTPC, and FPAI, to name some.
He got into Academics in late 2000. He worked with the Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (IILM), New Delhi for 6 years and subsequently with Asia-Pacific Institute of Management (AIM) for 3 years as Professor. At AIM he was Professor and Area Chairperson (Operations and Decision Sciences). He has conducted a number of training programs in the areas of Project Management for IAS Officers and International Trade for Officers of Food Corporation of India (FCI). Besides, carried out a big consultancy assignment for National Handlooms Development Corporation (NHDC), which is under Ministry of Textiles. He has developed several case studies and presented papers in a number of National Conferences/International Conferences held in India.