Mr. Raghu Pradeep Nair has been associated with ELIMS for 7 years now. His classes are enriched by his overall experience of 22 years in teaching management, work in industry and professional legal practice. He holds a professional B.A.L; LL.B (5 years) degree and an MBA with dual specialization in Finance & Marketing. He has a PG Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations.
He is presently pursuing PhD in Management from Bharathiyar University and is in the final stages of his research work. He enrolled with the Bar Council of Kerala in 1995 and has practiced as an Advocate/Lawyer before the Lower Courts and the High Court of Kerala for over a decade. His area of legal practice was in civil, commercial, corporate, constitutional and criminal matters. He is a winner of the prestigious MC Mathew Memorial Award in Law instituted by Indian Law Institute, New Delhi. He is a trained faculty from IIM Kozhikode in Management Teaching Pedagogy.
He is member of AIMA, Indian Society of Training & Development (ISTD), CIPD and SHRM. He has held senior management positions in India & UAE in Construction, IT and Machine Tool sectors. He was Group Manager – HR & Legal with Al Swiss Group of Companies UAE, a multinational conglomerate having operations in – Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, RAK, Oman, India, Canada and Sudan. Before joining ELIMS he was a core faculty with DCSMAT, Vagamon for MBA and PGDM courses. He has undergone Faculty Development Programme at NIT Calicut in Entrepreneurship Development and is the coordinator for ED Cell and Start-up initiatives at ELIMS.
He holds many certifications including Learning Leadership (Harvard, USA), Web Application Programmer – E-commerce (Aptech), Technology Entrepreneurship (Stanford, USA), Six Sigma Black Belt (MSME), Design Thinking for Innovation (Virginia, USA) and Intellectual Property (WIPO, Geneva). He is a published author in rated management journals and has done paper presentations at conferences. His area of interest lies in commercial contracts, strategy & policy, service marketing and technology entrepreneurship.