Institute of Management
B.E. (Agriculture) and PGDM (SPA ) from IIM Ahmedabad and Pursuing PhD in Agri Business Management from IIM Lucknow
Mr. Umamahesvaram is an industry professional with an experience profile spanning Petroproducts retailing, Strategic equity investments, Education (K-12) and EdTech, Entrepreneurship and Incubation with a keen interest and hands-on experience in workplace learning and entrepreneur training in Product Management, Marketing and entrepreneurial finance. He is evolving practice-based courses at JK Lakshmipat University to synthesize industry takeaways with academic rigor.
He worked with Reliance Industries Ltd in early 2000’s developing a network of retail outlets of petroleum through evolving the concept and location-investment through field-marketing activities. And as a part of network-planning headed a National Project with developing a GIS based petroleum network database in India. Later, he worked at Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd., as a Group-Head he was instrumental in investing strategically for brand-capitalization and venture growth in various corporates from technology and Emerging technologies, Service Ed-tech ventures in India. In 2012 he was a founding team member of fund-accounting KPO i.e., Radiant Business Solutions (now, Radiant Global Solutions). Later he co-founded an agriculture technology focused Incubator i.e., Indigram Labs Foundation funded by DST, GoI. In 2018 he headed as the CEO, IIM Udaipur Incubation Centre with a focus on women-entrepreneurship, student entrepreneurship activities and working with entrepreneurs on disciplined-entrepreneurship processes with MDP programs, mentoring and renowned-mentor connect.