A. Xavier Raj
Professor - Entrepreneurship Management & Chairperson - C.K. Prahalad Centre for Emerging India & Head - Loyola Inclusive Incubation Centre
QUALIFICATION & SPECIALIZATION : B.Sc. (Phys.), M.A. (Anthropology), Ph.D. (University of Madras) Anthropology.
EXPERIENCE IN YEARS TEACHING/PRACTICE/INDUSTRY/RESEARCH : 09 years of teaching / 21 years of industry / 25 years of research
Dr. A. Xavier Raj, Chairperson of CKP Centre, LIBA, worked with global market research and consulting firms: 15 years with Blackstone MarketFacts, Synovate and Ipsos. Established two specialist divisions during this tenure. Core expertise include setting up profit generating business divisions, project management (multi country), strategic consulting, Design Thinking, incubating startups, inclusive innovation, social transformation, capacity building, ethnography, research and analytics. As an Entrepreneur founded TSP Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd., Serendip Boutique, TechLoyola Organics and YX Infra. Currently mentoring 10+ startups at Loyola Inclusive Innovation Impact Centre (L3iC). Taught in University of Madras – Social, cultural, applied, ecological and developmental anthropology / Sociology and Business sustainability (IMBA programme in Stella Maris College).
HUMAN RESOURCES 90%
ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR 60%
HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT 70%
TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT 80%