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Dr. Vasant Bang

Dr. Vasant Bang Dr. Vasant Bang is a thought leader in the area of marketing, strategic leadership and general management. He has published several research papers in prestigious national and international journals that include the Journal of Strategic Marketing (UK), the Academy of Marketing Sciences Review (USA), NMIMS Review & the Indian Journal of Marketing. In addition, Vasant regularly publishes insightful articles in national newspapers such as The Economic Times, The Financial Express, The Times of India & The Indian Express.

Vasant was most recently the Director of the Magarpatta City Institute of Management and Technology (MCIMT), Pune. Prior to this, he worked in several venerable organizations such as Bajaj Auto, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), and KIIT University during a professional career of over two decades. He has also been an advisor to several small and medium enterprises in the areas of strategic planning and brand building. Transformational leadership, strategic thinking, marketing strategy & research as well as evidence-based management are the areas that Vasant is most passionate about. He is presently based at Pune.

Dr. Bang holds a Ph.D. from the prestigious Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani. Prior to that, he completed his MBA and graduated as a Production Engineer from Amravati University. He has been a Guest Editor for Sage Open, and continues to be a reviewer for esteemed academic journals such as the Journal of Strategic Marketing, the International Journal of Emerging Markets, and the Journal of Public Policy and Administration Research.