Shiv S Tripathi Assistant Professor, Strategic Management, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon
Shiv S Tripathi
, is working as an Assistant Professor in the area of Strategic Management at Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, where he teaches international business, an innovation strategy in emerging markets. He holds a Masters degree in business administration from Deen Dayal Upadhyay (DDU) Gorakhpur University and PhD degree in the area of innovation in large organizations from Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur. He has a total of more than 13 years of work experience in the industry and academia. He has worked for Exide Industries Limited and Century Plyboards India Limited in the area of sales and marketing. He has provided consultancy to various start-ups on how to be a born global company; helped several small and medium enterprises go international; provided postmerger integration training, exploring the product scope and market potential for companies including companies in the Fortune 500, and has been advising various large Indian organizations to open themselves up for the world using innovation as a growth strategy. Through his consulting and research assignments he has an exposure of international steel business, hand-made paper, organic cotton apparels and toys where he has helped small to large firms establish their business outside India. His objective of research is to bridge the gap between industry and academia. He has also advised companies on how to follow global standards in financial reporting, risk management, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability. The cases written by him cover various aspects of internationalization including the entry of companies such as Micromax in foreign countries, Air France in India, Tata’s acquisition of Corus and the survival conflict of ISW Guns due to FDI. He has researched on topics such as “role of internationalization on board diversity and openness” and “innovation as a tool for internationalisation,” and market scoping studies for MNCs. His research has appeared in journals such as Technology Innovation Management Review as well conference “Proceedings of International Society for Professional Innovation Management,” UK; “Strategic Management Society,” USA to name a few. He regularly conducts management development programs in the area of international business and innovation and has trained the executives of many organizations, for example, Indian Railway Personnel Service, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Hindustan Copper Limited, Life Insurance Corporation of India, Border Security Force, Bharat Electronics Limited, Reserve Bank of India, Central Reserve Police Force, Directorate General Resettlement, Calcutta Electricity Supply Corporation, etc. Tripathi is married, has a son and enjoys travelling and wildlife photography. He is also an aero-philatelist and aero-numismatist and believes in learning by hands-on experience.