The prestigious Indira Group of Institutes (IGI), Pune organized the 7th edition of Indira Brand Slam Summit and Awards on the 27th & 28th of Sept 2019. The theme for this year was “Triggering Transformation in New Age Indian Business”.

More than 2000 management students and over 50+ corporate speakers were present for this extravaganza!

The keynote address was given by Mr. Murali MS, Director Marketing & Chief Fun Officer, Capgemini. He emphasized that “Life gets better by Change and not by Chance”.

Dr. Tarita Shankar, Chairperson-IGI, Prof. Chetan Wakalkar, Group Director-IGI along with other dignitaries released initiatives including the “Dr. Tarita Shankar Award for Excellence”, “Indira International Innovation Summit”, “Indira Community Care Club” and IGI Value Statement “Empowering Minds to Elevate Lives”.

Day 1 – Corporate Leaders:

  • Mr. Gaurav Buch, CHRO & Group Head HR, CSR & Administration, Rasna Group.
  • Mr. Ranjan Sarkar, CHRO, Exide Batteries.
  • Mr. Arun Arora, Head Communications, Vedanta Limited
  • Mr. Inbarajan P., Business Head, Dailyhunt
  • Ms. Supriya Rao, Sales, Pre-Sales & Relationship Management Professional, Xpanxion International
  • Mr. Manoj Sonawane, Area Sales Manager, Amul
  • Mr. Abhijeet Parlikar – Senior General Manager – HR -IR & Admin – John Dheere
  • Mr. Akash Sangole, General Manager & Head of Corporate HR, Panasonic
  • Mr. Ranjan Sarkar, CHRO, Exide Batteries

Day 2 – Corporate Leaders:

The second day witnessed many eminent speakers on campus. At the outset, Dr. Pandit Mali, Director – IIMP, expressed his thoughts on the disruption and how the future is going to change with it.

  • Mr. Aditya Sant , Brand Manager- Dettol, Reckitt Benckiser
  • Mr. Chetan Dixit, Associate Director- Business Intelligence OLA cabs
  • Mr. Maharana Ray, Vice President- Probiking, Bajaj Auto Limited
  • Ms. Ankita Singh, VP, and Global Head
  • Mr. Deepak Choudhary, Director – Sales & CEO – Audi,
  • Ms. Chrystlline Fernandes, Media Operations Specialist- LinkedIn,
  • Mr. Sanjeev Parkar – Senior Director – Human Capital – PWC.
  • Mr. Sitaram Kandi, VP- HR, CoEs, IR, Skill Development & CSR, Tata Motors,
  • Mr. Salil Chinchore, Head- Human Resource, Godrej Agrovet Ltd,
  • Mr. Prasenjit Roy, SEVP & CMO- Netmagic,
  • Mr. Dhirendra Kulkarni, Pre-sales Senior Director, PTC,
  • Mr. Mazin Abdullah, Director- Strategic Partnership,,
  • Mr. Rahul Gupta, Director- Strategy and M&A, Cognizant,
  • Mr. Chiranjeevi Gandham, Director – HR Business Partner-Huawei, to name a few.

“Business Excellence Awards” were given to shortlisted corporate leaders who have impacted the lives of millions by their contribution in the industry they cater to and few IGI Alumni were recognized for their good work in the industry.

Luxury Brands like Café Hearts, Sakal Times, Suzuki Motors, Ace Perkins – Dealers of Jaguar & Land Rover, Mapro, Piaggio, Aprilia, Budhani Bros, Ador, P&G, Des Rangeela, etc. were the event partners and had also put up the stall to attract more than 3500 students of the Universe Campus of IGI.

The management students (PGDM, MBA, and BBA) of Indira Group (ISBS, IIMP, ICEM and IGBS) got the opportunity to interact with all industry stalwarts of the Top Brands of India.

The event brought forward learnings on what businesses are doing to transform and redesign themselves in the Indian Business Environment. It was an occasion for the industry stalwarts to hold up the beacon of their experience for students to shape the leaders of tomorrow.


October 1st, 2019

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 “The secret of getting ahead is getting started”

-Mark Twain

One such great beginning was commenced yesterday at ISBS in form of Induction of new PGDM Batch, the batch of 2019-21. The Chief Guest of the program was Mr. Sanjeev Rastogi, Magaing Director- SSPL Pune.

The students were enlightened by words of wisdom from the Chief Guest- Mr. Rastogi, Dr. Tarita Shankar- Chairperson IGI, Prof. Chetan Wakalkar- Group Director- ISBS, Dr. Renu Bhargava- Director ISBS. The first day of 2 years program began on a very positive and energetic note

Committed to build capable leaders of tomorrow!

July 11th, 2019

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Times of India (TOI) the leading media group released their ‘All India Engineering Institute Ranking 2019’ today.

Its a matter of pride that Indira College Of Engineering & Management, Pune (ICEM) is Ranked-61 under “Top 140 Engineering Colleges in India (Overall Ranking)” and Ranked-49 in “Top 100 Private Engineering Institute Ranking in India 2019”.

ICEM is ranked on parameters like Teaching,Learning and Resources, Infrastructure, Research and Professional Practices, Campus Placements, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception.

Congratulations to entire ICEM family for their hard word and achievements.


May 27th, 2019

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Congratulations on your re-election..

The strong mandate reflects the results of your first term and the consequent trust that the people of India repose in your leadership. 

We are proud and privileged to have a leader like you. 

May 24th, 2019

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We are a great team coz we have a great leader.

We are so fortunate to have a person to grow with, laugh with and learn with.

Thanks for all you do. May blessings be showered upon you day in and day out. You are the most deserving.

Happy Birthday Ma’am

Yours, Indira Family

April 25th, 2019

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March 27th, 2019

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February 21st, 2019

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Heartiest congratulations to IGI team members for receiving the following awards at the World HRD Congress… their untiring efforts and loyalty in building IGI into a world class institution is indeed commendable and recognised through such awards and accolades.. proud of you all indeed..

Award for Innovation in Teaching Methodology – Indira College of Commerce & Science.

Award for Quality in Education – Indira College of Commerce & Science

Award for Best Institute Overall – Indira School of Business Studies.

Dr. Dayanand Kannur – Award for Outstanding Faculty in Pharmacy, Indira College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Gayatri Kulkarni – Award for Outstanding faculty in HR, Indira Institute of Management Pune

Prof. Dipanjay Bhalerao- Award for Outstanding faculty in Marketing, Indira Institute of Management, Pune

Prof. Raji Thomas, Award for Best Branding & Placement Officer – Indira Group Of Institutes, Pune

Prof.Shubhdip Raha..Director,Indira Acting Academy recieved the Worlds Best Story Tellers Award!!
Congratulations All !

    Dr. Tarita Shankar Award For Excellence  
Sr. no Name Designation Company Category
1 AnilKumar Shimpi HEAD HSE Ashoka Concessions Limited Award for Excellence in EHS Sector
2 Prosenjit Sengupta Executive Vice President & Chief Digital Officer, Thermax Group. Award for Excellence in Digital Sector
3 Sonali De Sarker, Sr. Director Human Resources,  India & APAC Automation Anywhere Award for Excellence in HR Sector
4 Shikha Singh DGM- Human Resources, Kolte – Patil Developers Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
5 Rakesh Ebrahimpurkar Assistant Vice President – Human Resources 63 moons technologies limited, Award for Excellence in HR Sector
6 Sampa Bhowmick, General Manager- HR,Human Capital Management, Gainwell Commosales Private Limited. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
7 Anand Dhruv Associate Vice President – Human Resources Laqshya Media Group Award for Excellence in HR Sector
8 Tulika Bhushan General Manager – HR,  The Phoenix Mills Limited. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
9 Vikash Kumar Kar Chief Human Resources Officer Zee Learn Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
10 Shilpa Tawte VP & Global Head Talent Acquisition, Global CloudXchange, Award for Excellence in HR Sector
11 Lucky Kulkarni Country Head – Human Resources Jeena & Company Award for Excellence in HR Sector
12 Malabika Bose Former Head HR Blackberrys Mens Wear. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
13 Surabhi Mittal Vice President – Human Resources & Administration LANXESS India Private Limited. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
14 Promod Gupta Chief Executive Officer Ace Creative Learning Pvt. Ltd. Award for Excellence in Education Sector
15 Kumaar Priyaranjan Senior Vice President & Head –Human Capital & CSR Hikal Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
16 Meena Jawahrani Vice President – HR IDBI Capital Markets & Securities Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
17 Surekha Ghogale Chief Executive Officer Aga Khan Agency for Habitat Award for Excellence in CSR Sector
18 Amit Kumar CSR – Head Aditya Birla Insulators ,Halol ,Unit of Grasim Industries Limited. Award for Excellence in CSR Sector
19 Wg Cdr Naresh Taneja Group President HR & Admin IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited, Award for Excellence in HR Sector
20 Major Vijay Bariwal Chief Manager (L & D) Indian Oil Corporation Limited. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
21 Urvi Aradhya Chief Human Resources Officer K. Raheja Corp. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
22 Aseem Nath Tripathi Vice President – Human Resources,  Vestige Marketing Pvt. Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
23 Jagdeep Chauhan General Manager – Human Resources, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited Award for Excellence in HR Sector
24 Sana Shaikh Director (R & D) Synopsys (India) Pvt. Ltd Award for Excellence in Research & Development Sector
25 Koustubh Kanade Vice President – Marketing (OPM & Avitum) & Projects B. Braun Medical (India) Pvt. Ltd. Award for Excellence in Healthcare Sector
26 Dr. Bushra Shaikh General Manager Indian Dental Association Award for Excellence in Healthcare Sector
27 Aseem Nath Tripathi Vice President – Human Resources Vestige Marketing Pvt. Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
28 Ashish Gakrey Program Manager HR Capgemini Technology Service India Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
29 Akhilesh Mishra Senior Vice President – Human Resources, Bharat Serums and Vaccines Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector
30 Manoj Kumar Chief Manager – HR Green Gas Limited Award for Excellence in HR Sector
31 Vijay Sinha Sr.Vice President – HR & Admin. JSW Steel Ltd. Award for Excellence in HR Sector

February 20th, 2019

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Indira BBA, PGDM and MBA students at the Global MICE Congress and Awards 2019, Mumbai,India.

The MEETING, INCENTIVE, CONVENTION, AND EXHIBITIONS (MICE) industry is one of the most complicated, interrelated, and intersectional complexes. It is a new form of business tourism that is also the fastest growing section of the international tourism market. It caters to various forms of business meetings, international conferences and conventions, events and exhibitions.

This year’s theme is sustainability, responsibility, accountability and delivery.

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.”

February 12th, 2019

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