IIT-Kharagpur Alumnus, Prof K. Sankaran has been appointed as the new Director of Justice KS Hegde Institute of Management at Nitte in Udupi district. He did his PhD from Kent State University, Ohio. Prior to joining the Nitte group, he was with the UK-based Strathclyde University. Apart from being academia, he has several years of experience in project management and management consulting, stated a release from the institute.
Previously, he has also worked at SP Jain Institute of Management and TA Pai Management Institute, Manipal. His articles, singly or as co-author, are widely published in journals such as Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Marketing Management, Journal of Consumer Marketing, Singapore Management Review and the International Journal of Agriculture Resources, Governance and Ecology.