BITS School of Management (BITSoM) has appointed Uday Virmani as Assistant Dean – External Assignments. In this role, he will be responsible for career services and industry partnerships, executive education programs and alumni relations. Prior to joining BITSoM, Virmani was the senior director – career development services at the Indian School of Business (ISB) for its Hyderabad and Mohali campuses.
Virmani holds an MBA from IE Business School, Madrid and a master’s degree in economics from Madurai Kamaraj University. “He brings rich experience gained over 21 years across multiple functions and industries, with expertise in general management, strategy, IT, sales, business development and operations,” said BITSoM.
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In his earlier spells, Virmani worked with Xoom Corporation – PayPal Services, Laureate International Universities, Citibank, Oracle Financial Software Services Limited, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank and IDBI Bank.
Commenting on the appointment, Dean Ranjan Banerjee said: “We are very pleased to welcome Uday to the BITSoM leadership team. BITSoM has already set new benchmarks for excellence in education and curriculum innovation. Under Uday’s leadership, we are well on the way to build a best-in-class career services team I look forward to working closely with Uday to build strong market outcomes for our students and set new benchmarks in industry integration and relevance .”
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BITSoM is a new-age global business school under the auspices of BITS Pilani. Based in Mumbai, it offers a new age MBA program with a forward-looking curriculum and a transformative experience that will prepare students for lifelong learning and thriving in an ever-changing business landscape. With faculty carefully selected from the best business schools around the world, BITSoM is a business and life school that strives to bring out the best in the next generation of leaders.
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