Prof. Ramaswamy Iyengar
Associate Professor-Retail Management

Prof. A. Ramaswamy Iyengar M.Com, M. Phil, (PGDRM) has a rich experience of 33 years in retailing. He has completed his Retail Advanced Management & French Display course. He has progressed successfully in the Retail Industry in various capacities with renowned brands like Bata, Tele-shopping, Mother care, Pantaloon and Nike. He has managed and led 200 plus retail outlets, opened nearly 40 retail outlets, rejuvenated and expanded many stores, established many franchise and agency outlets both in urban and rural markets & conducted to various seminars and training programmes for the field personnel. He has traveled extensively in and outside the country on various retail business activities. His areas of specializations include Retail Chain Operations, Distribution Management, Visual Merchandising, Customer Service, Franchising and Retail sales force development. He has also been a recipient of the "Pinnacle Award" in retail from Batalim Canada. His Visual Merchandise Workshops are a unique methodology of Training the new generation for the Modern Retailing. He has a teaching experience of 7 years, is associated with many institutions and also composes articles for various retail journals and magazines.