Prof Jahar Bagchi


Prof Jahar Bagchi
Professor - Human Resources

An alumnus of BITS, Pilani & IIM , Ahmedabad Prof Jahar Bagchi brings with him more than three decades of rich & varied experience that straddles both industry & academia.

Some of the courses he has been teaching in the domain of Organizational Behaviour & Human Resource Management are

  • Human Capital Management
  • Rewards Management
  • Global HRM
  • Learning & Development
  • HR Analytics
  • Leadership & Change Management
  • Industrial Relations

Prof Bagchi has been a Dean at Icfai Business School & Amity Global Business School. He has also taught at IMT Ghaziabad.

While in the academia he has been active in corporate training, a core area of interest. He has been a sought- after trainer with organisation such as Lafarge, Maruti Suzuki, Central Bank of India etc. in the areas of Managerial Effectiveness ,Team Building & Leadership.

He has also consulted for a few organisation viz Roche Products & Berger Paints in their organisational planning & restructuring initiatives.

His research interest lies in the areas of leadership in the MSME sector & academic institution building.

During his tenure in the industry where he has held positions of General Manager & Vice President HR, he has discharged a wide array of roles in diverse segments such as banking, consulting & manufacturing. Some of the organisations he has been associated with are United Bank of India, A F Ferguson & Co, Shipping Corporation of India, Uptron, Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd. He has had the opportunity to discharge people management responsibilities across the entire spectrum of the workforce from senior- level leadership to managers, executives, supervisory staff & workers as well as gain an in- depth experience in a broad bandwidth of functions such as Talent Acquisition, Learning & Development, C&B and Industrial Relations at all levels viz factory , division and corporate.

He was nominated as a member of the first task force constituted by the National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) to review the working of the traditional Personnel function in the banking sector & recommend a framework for restructuring. He was also deputed to National Westminster Bank & Midland Bank UK to gain exposure to their training & development practices.

A past Rotarian, Prof Jahar Bagchi has been actively associated with NIPM, ISTD & National HRD Network.

He is widely travelled both in India & abroad.

24 years of leadership development

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