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3. Bala Balachandran
Professor, Founder, Strategy Advisor
Bala Balachandran is a native of Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu. He completed his master’s degree in Applied Statistics from Annamalai University as well as in Engineering from University of Dayton. He also holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. After completing MBA, he continued with his PhD in Industrial Administration.
Since he became a graduate, he started teaching and continued with it till 1967. He joined the Kellogg School of Management in 1973 and worked there till 1983. He is also the founder and the dean of the Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai.
4. Dipak C Jain
Professor, Researcher, Consultant
Born in Tejpur, a small town in Assam, Dipak completed his education in Assam. After earning a bachelor’s degree in Statistics from Darrang College, he completed his master’s degree from Gauhati University and later moved to U.S. and completed his PhD in marketing.
Before moving to the U.S., Dipak worked as a Professor at the Gauhati University for five years. He was also dean of INSEAD until he resigned in March 2013 due to bad health. Since 1987, he was associated with the Kellogg School of Management and has been a visiting professor at the Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration.