Profile

Prof. Pradeep
Mehra
Professor of Practice
Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Atal Incubation Centre
School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME)
214E
Block-C, Shiv Nadar University
Dadri Uttar Pradesh
India
Profile Summary 

Over three and half decades of Corporate experience. Experience of about two decades at CXO, CEO and Board of Directors level. This includes the following:

Turning around of business, productivity improvement and workforce reduction, strategy formulation and implementation, setting up and management of joint ventures and strategic alliances, handling of labor relations including labor strikes, managing growth and its funding, related and unrelated diversification of business, management and control of subsidiaries in foreign countries, setting up new ventures and facilities, business acquisitions, exiting and sale of business, corporate restructuring, business valuation, negotiating deals and due diligence, fund raising through IPO, private equity and project finance, managing forex risks, preparing and finalizing annual accounts at divison as well as head office level, instituting financial controls and internal audit,  management of supply chain and manufacturing processes including ERP implementation, hiring and retaining top talent at CXO level. 

Full Professor at Shiv Nadar University. HoD for Strategy and Entrepreneurship department (2014-19), Chair person for BMS program (2016-2020), CEO for Atal Incubation Centre (2017-2021), Member MBA prgram committee (2014-19), Coordinator Experiential Learning for MBA (2014-17), Coordinator from SME to Babson College (2014-16). Attended meeting of Babson Global Consortium for Entrepreneurship in China (2014). Member Board of Studies. Mentor for budding start up.

  

Educational Qualifications 
1981
PGDM
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
1976
B Tech (Mech)
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
1985
Cost Accountant
Institute of Cost Accountant of india
Work Experience 
19992012
Chief Executive Officer,
BCH Electric Ltd,
New Delhi
19941999
Vice President Joint Ventures and Corporate Business Development,
Max India Ltd,
New Delhi
19881994
Chief Finance Officer,
Omar Zawawi Establishment and Oman Mechanical Services,
Muscat
19811988
Commercial Manager,
Metal Box India Ltd
19761979
Assistant Accounts Officer,
Tata Motors,
Pune
Teaching & Research Interests: 

Strategy and Strategic Alliances, Strategy Execution, Negotiation, Entrepreneurship, and Managerial Accounting

Teaching Portfolio: Strategy (core) and Strategy simulation, Virtual Business Pro Simulation, Executing Winning Moves, Negotiations for Business Advantage, Creating and Launching Entrepreneurial Ventures, Managerial Accounting, Strategic finance 

Awards(Selected): 
1981

Silver Medal for second rank at IIM Calcutta for PGDM (MBA)

1980

First rank at the end of first year at IIM Calcutta for PGDM (MBA)

1980

First rank in Finance courses at the end of first year at IIM Calcutta

1974

Certificate of Merit for Academic Performance at IIT Delhi in B Tech

1975

Certificate of Merit for Acedemic Performance at IIT Delhi for B Tech