- S P Jain School of Global Management, Singapore, Dubai & Sydney – visiting faculty for ‘International Management’ & ‘International Business’ courses at their Global MBA and Executive MBA Programmes at Singapore and Dubai campuses 2010 to 2016
- Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Gandhinagar, Gujarat – visiting faculty for Marketing
- Dhirubhai Ambani Institute Of Information And Communication Technology (DA-IICT), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, – visiting faculty, Strategic Marketing, Marketing & International Management,
- Punjab College of Technical Education – PCTE, Ludhiana – Visiting Faculty
- Shanti Business School, Ahmedabad, Adjunct Faculty, Strategic Marketing, Marketing & International Management. Launched the International Business specialization in their PGDM programme in 2016
- IBS Pune, Visiting faculty
- IIMS Pune, Adjunct Faculty – International Business
Earlier was Dean International Relations, Senior Professor & Head of Marketing at MICA, (Mudra Institute of Communications) Ahmedabad, visiting faculty at IIM Lucknow, IBS Ahmedabad, etc.
In the capacity of Dean International Relations at MICA, attended conferences of AACSB in Tampa, Florida, USA. EFMD in Oslo Norway and AAPBS in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Ahmedabad, was one of the speakers at the Shanghai conference.
Have also been a faculty at Management Development Programmes and Executive MBA programmes at IIM-Ahmedabad, XIM-Bhuvneshwar, NID (National Institute of Design) Ahmedabad & Bank of Baroda Staff Training Centre, Ahmedabad, amongst others.
Prior to academics, had 28 years of experience in industry. This covered sectors such as FMCG, Foods, Consumer Electronics, Pharma & Chemicals at top management positions in MNCs & large corporations in India and Middle East.
Besides India, have marketed Pharma products in countries across Asia, Africa, Europe and North America and Food products in Oman
Have attended and participated in leading International Trade Shows in Germany, Japan, France, Vietnam, Dubai, Oman and Bahrain in the areas of Food products, Pharma formulations & Chemicals and Electronics.
In July 2010, was given the award of Best Professor of Marketing by CMO Asia at a function at Singapore.
In Industry, have won awards for excellence in domestic & international sales performance.
Publication: Have co-authored Global Marketing Management, 7e, Keegan W.J & Bhargava N.K (2010) New Delhi: Pearson Education
Written case studies on Airtel and Nezone Biscuit Co (Assam)
B.Tech. Chemical Engineering, IIT Kanpur
PGDM IIM Calcutta