Prof. Hemnath Rao H (Senior Professor and Dean)
Hemnath Rao has a degree in agricultural sciences and studied at the Durham Business School for his MBA as a Nehru Fellow of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK. He earned a doctorate from the JNTU, Hyderabad for his research on the strategic management practices of Indian businesses. He served the National Co-operative Development Corporation for eight years before joining the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI). He founded the Strategic Management Area at ASCI and was also founder Director of the Centre for Poverty Studies and Rural Development, besides serving as the Dean of Management Programmes for one term. He has designed and delivered programmes in strategic management for senior and top management of PSUs and large private sector enterprises, entrepreneurs and managers of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and for senior civil servants of All India and Central Services. Prof. Hemnath has been actively consulting with the Commonwealth Secretariat, UNDP, The World Bank, EU-CDE, SPARK and other international organisations across continental Africa and the South Pacific Region, and serves on various policy making committees of the Government of India and State Governments.
Area of Interest:
His areas of academic interest include strategy; corporate, academic and good public governance; social enterprise and strategic leadership addressing the convergence of best management practices across business organisations and not for profit development institutions.
CARE- Leadership and Governance