M.Com., MBA., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Dr.V.Ravi Kumar, the current Principal of CMS Institute of Management Studies has about 33 years of work experience, of which 13 years has been on the Corporate and 20 years in Academics.
During his Corporate Career he has worked in top notch Companies like Modi Xerox Ltd., and BPL Ltd., in Sales and Marketing. He underwent a course on Personal Selling skills while at Modi Xerox Ltd., He has specialized and worked in Retail Sales Management and Channel Development in various parts of India. He has been involved in several product launches and is responsible for steering the Coimbatore branch of BPL to highest the profit making one in South India. He has won several performance awards during his tenure at BPL.
His academic career credits him with 12 research article publications in International Journals and 6 in National level journals. He has presented papers in several National and International Seminars and Conferences. He has been the resource person for Faculty Development programmes and also for Soft skills training. He has guided Ph.D scholars to complete their Doctoral thesis in Bharathiar University.
He specializes in Marketing and Strategic Management. He is also passionate about placements.
His strengths include good inter personal skills, communication, motivator and planner.