Mr. Krishnamurthy Thakur
Director, MIT ISBJ
Thakur brings over 25 years of experience that spans National and International Media, Digital Media, Education and Information Technology sectors. His ability to built and nurture customer engagements and media partnership have enabled interactions and relationships with companies like Tata Sons, RBI, CNBC, ABP, CNN IBN, Times Group, NDTV, ET, Doordarshan, Shankara TV, Times of Oman, BBC World Service, CN Asia, HCL, TCS and Honeywell.
He has successfully built business practices, handled internal and external communications, with result driven customer and partnership engagements worked with Deccan Herald, Indiainfo.com, Tata Consultancy Services, Radiant, Thakral Group and Greycaps. His Vast experience spans start-ups, Media, New Media, IT and Education, mature companies and business turnarounds, covering building teams, planning and execution of program and project management, strategy and business planning, marketing, sales and consultancy.
Possessing excellent strategic vision, leadership and communication skills. Authored newspaper articles, E-Book, Blogs, white papers, academic papers on Education and business practices.
Thakur has been invited regularly to teach at Business and Media Institutes. He has presented academic paper on media education at Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad.
He is an author of E-books and Blogs on Business and Media issues.
He did M.Sc. Media Management (University of Stirling – UK, with Scottish Schoalrship) and MBA with marketing management (University of Pune, India).