Ramdas Baliga Bantwal and Rishi Kulkarni Acknowledged for Their Support in Advancing the Institute’s Mission and Objectives

Ramdas Baliga Bantwal and Rishi Kulkarni Appreciated for Supporting the Institute’s Mission

Ramdas Baliga Bantwal, the Managing Director of Toshiba Software India, acknowledges IIMB’s global reputation in management education and highlights the role of Toshiba Software India in digital transformation. Bantwal aims to foster digital agility and excellence, particularly in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and IoT technologies, aligning with Toshiba’s vision for leadership in Cyber-Physical Systems.

Rishi Kulkarni, Co-founder of Revv.so/RevvSales (acquired by LegalZoom), expresses gratitude to NSRCEL and IIMB for supporting his startup during its incubation. Recognizing the impact of NSRCEL and IIMB on the startup community, Kulkarni is honored to contribute to the institute’s initiatives. He attributes his success as an entrepreneur to the support received from NSRCEL and IIMB.

IIMB Maintains Top 50 Global Ranking in FT Executive Education 2023

For the fourth year in a row, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has been named one of the Top 50 global providers of executive education in The Financial Times Executive Education Rankings for 2023. The IIMB now holds the 42nd spot in the overall Global FT Executive Education Rankings. Among all Indian B-Schools, the faculty at IIMB obtained the highest evaluations from participants in the Open Executive Education programmes. In the fiscal year 2022–2023, IIMB presented more than 150 Executive Education programmes, catering to various industries, management specialties, and professional levels, with over 5,500 participants. While the Executive General Management Programmes (EGMP) continued to be widely sought after by mid-career professionals, the Advanced Management Programme (AMP) and Independent Directors Certificate Programme (IDCP) remained popular among senior management professionals. The chair of EEP, Prof. Padmini Srinivasan, expressed enthusiasm about the growing influence on people, organisations, and different business sectors. Parthasarathy, Chief Programme Officer of Executive Education, credited the rankings to the institute’s dedication to providing distinctive programmes targeted to organisational needs and great client experiences, as well as to its steady development.