Dr. Rajan Saxena was the Director of IIM, Indore, S.P.Jain Institute of Management & Research and Dean of Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. He has been in management education since 1972 and has over 37 years of professional experience in management education, research, consulting and institution building . He is an alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi, from where he did his Bachelor and Master’s program in commerce. He did his Ph.D. work at Delhi School of Economics in the Marketing area and was awarded the Ph. D. by Delhi University. He has taught at XLRI- Jamshedpur, S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai, IIM Calcutta and NMIMS and IIM Indore. He has also taught in University of Calgary, Canada and has been a British Council visitor at the University of Sterling, U.K. where he also taught in the entrepreneurship program. He is a Visiting Professor at Pace University, NY.
Dr. Saxena has been on the advisory
and corporate board of several institutions & companies, some
of whom are Centre for Management Education, AIMA, Army Management
Board, State Advisory Board of Education of Government of Madhya
Pradesh, Indore Management Association, and Atal Bihari Vajpayee
– Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management,
Gwalior. He was the member of All India Board of Management Studies
of AICTE (2000-2003) and was on the Executive Board of Association
of Indian Management Schools and Association of Management Development
Institutions in South Asia.