Prof.Dr. A. Ramaswamy Iyengar PGDRM,
M.Com, M. Phil, MBA. PhD has a rich experience of 34 years
in corporate retailing and has a teaching experience of 16 years.
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 various seminars and training programmes
for the field personnel. He has travelled 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.. His Visual Merchandise Practical Workshops are a
unique methodology of Training the new generation for the Modern Retailing.
He is associated with many institutions and also composes articles for
various research journals and Retail magazines. India International
Friendship society has recognised his services with Rashtriya Gaurav
Award & Shiksha Rattan Puraskar. He was honoured with Dewang Mehta’s
Best retail teacher award, IMPACT World HR Conference titled him with
Best Marketing Professor award
and in Asian Leadership Conference
at Dubai he was honoured with Outstanding
Asian Retail Faculty Award. He has also been
a recipient of the "Pinnacle Award" for his excellence in retail from Batalim Canada