Anil Kumar joins Bennett University as External Relations Head
Anil Kumar has joined Bennett University as Head, affairs of External Relations. Prior to joining Bennett University, Mr. Kumar was with SP Jain School of Global Management, heading Corporate Relations, Academic Alliance, Careers Development, and New Projects.
Mr. Kumar was the Director – CAS & Head of Business Development at Indian School of Business (ISB) before his stint at SP Jain School of Global Management. He had been associated with ISB for close to 8 years, and during his time there he managed multiple regional offices across various geographies.
Mr. Yaj Medury, Vice Chancellor, Bennett University highlights Mr. Kumar’s resume, saying, “Mr. Anil Kumar brings relevant and deep experience from the academic world having worked with some very reputable business schools. Bennett University looks forward to benefiting from this experience and welcomes Mr. Kumar to the rapidly growing family.”
Over a career spanning close to two decades, Mr. Kumar has held various Senior Management positions in globally renowned corporations. This includes Mastech- Scott Systems (Igate) and HCL Perot, where he worked in Project Management, Country Operations, Business Development, Marketing and Profit & Loss. In addition, Mr. Kumar spent time at the University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign (UIUC) in the project of expanding the University’s footfall in India.
On his appointment, Mr. Kumar said, “I believe that joining Bennett University offers me a valuable opportunity to build the foundations of relationships with industry, regulatory bodies and other critical stakeholders. Bennett University has a unique and special positioning as a university of the future and I am very excited about beginning my tenure here.”