The Strategic Academic Advisory Board of the HR School has eminent persons from academia and industry and senior professors from the School. The SAAB brings in viewpoints from diverse fields and domains and provides a perspective and vision that adds depth and breadth to our thinking and actions. It is the sounding board for our dreams and support us in turning them to actuality. Discussions that have taken place in the SAAB meetings have fed intostrategy formulation, opened up ideas for introduction of new courses and helped us in charting out possible new directions that the School can move towards.

The members of SAAB are:

Dean (Academics), XSOS Convener
Dr. Nadarajah Manickam (Chair Professor, Centre for Humanities & Compassion Studies) Member (Internal)
Prof. P. D. Jose, Associate Professor, IIM-Bangalore Member (External)
Mr. Tony Henshaw, Chief Sustainability Officer, Aditya Birla Group Member (External)
Dr. Suresh Jain, Professor and Head, Department of Natural Resources TERI University Member (External)
Mr. P. S. Narayan, VP & Head Sustainability, Wipro Limited Member (External)
Mr. Subrat Beura, Former Director, Biz Ops/Planning, Hewlett Packard Member (External)
Mr. U.S. Saha, Chief General Manager Department of Economic Analysis & ResearchNational Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) Member (External)
Mr. Cherian George VP, HR, Harrisons Malayalam Ltd, Cochin Member (External)
Ms. Aditi Haldar, Director, GRI Focal Point India Member (External)
Mr. Jagadananda, Member Secretary, Centre for Youth and Social Development CYSD Member (External)
Mr. Srinivasan Iyer, Programme Officer, Ford Foundation Member (External)
Mr. Aditya Batra, Programme Director, Board & Funding Centre for Science and Environment Member (External)
Dr. Balasubramanian Iyer, Regional Director, Asia and Pacific International Cooperative Alliance Member (External)
Mr. Anirban Ghosh, Chief Sustainability Officer, Mahindra Group, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Member (External)
Mr. Pratyush Panda, V.P. - Corporate Citizenship at ACC Limited and Trustee of ACC Trust, Mumbai Member (External)
Dr. Pradeep Mehta, Chairman – Honorary: Central Himalayan Institute for Nature and Applied Research (CHINAR) Member (External)
Dr. Suresh Jain, Professor and Head, Department of Natural Resources, TERI University, New Delhi Member (External)