Prof. Jayanta Chatterjee is Senior Professor of Marketing, Strategy and Innovation in the Department of Industrial and Management Engineering at IIT Kanpur. An Electrical Engineering graduate from Jadavpur University, M.Tech and PhD from IIT Delhi, Prof. Chatterjee has fifteen years of Management teaching experience in India and abroad and 30 years of hands on management experience in different countries. He has risen through Sales, Marketing, Project Management, Technology and Business development functions in top multinationals like Siemens, Allen Bradley, and Rockwell International to CEO and Executive Director positions. He has founded two successful start-ups and mentored many. His earlier courses on Strategic marketing and Managing Services on NPTEL are well subscribed. The book on Services marketing co-authored by Prof Chatterjee is also well known.
Prof. Shashi Shekhar Mishra
is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Management Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur since December 2011. Dr. Mishra has received his PhD (Marketing) from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow. He holds an Engineering degree in chemical technology from H.B.T.I. Kanpur, and has worked for three years in petrochemical and automobile industry before joining the doctoral program at IIM Lucknow. He has professional experience in the area of Product Management, Technology Strategy, and Business-to-Business marketing. With more than eight years of industrial, teaching, research, training and consulting experience, Dr. Mishra has several research publications in internationally acclaimed journals and conferences. His research interest include: New Product Development, Marketing Strategy, High-technology Product Marketing, and Advanced Marketing Research & Analytics.