Dr.A.G.V.Narayanan. B.E (Agri)., MBA (BIM-Trichy)., FDPM (IIM-A)., Ph.D

An Agricultural Engineering graduate (1984-89) from Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, he did his post graduation in Business Administration (MBA) from one of the prestigious Management Institutions in the country, Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM), Tiruchirapalli (1992-94). He has more than 20 years of teaching experience at post graduate level preceded by three years of industrial experience in agro based corporate sector. His doctoral thesis is in the area of rural marketing with special reference to life insurance sector. He has published more than 11 research articles in reputed International Journals. He has many research papers presented in National as well International Conferences to his credit. He is also an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad (IIM-A) through a Faculty Development Programme in Management (FDPM).

He received a grant of Rs.1.5 lakhs from AICTE and organized a National level Seminar on Rural Marketing in India during May 2013.

He conducts Management Development Programmes and short-term training programmes to Corporate Executives on various soft skills. His clientele includes Supreme Automech India Pvt. Limited, Pondicherry, Vishwasri Property India Pvt Limited, Coimbatore, URC Construction Pvt Limited, Erode, SBI Erode, Dhanlaxmi Bank Erode, RGS Feeds, Erode and K G Nursing Home, Erode.

His areas of interests include Rural Marketing, Brand Management, Strategic Management, Customer Relationship Management, Social Media Marketing and Consumer Behaviour.

He is one of the Committee Members of Coimbatore Management Association. Presently, he is the Convenor of Education & Skill Development Panel of CII, Erode.

He is also a Visiting Faculty to Karur Vysya Bank Staff Training College, Karur. He handles programmes on Customer Relationship Management, STP, Effective Presentation Skills, Time Management and Building Positive Attitude.

Currently he is the Dean of Faculty of Management, EBET Group of Institutions, Kangayam, Tirupur since June 2009. He can be reached at dean.fom@ebet.edu.in