Dr. V. S. Pai
Director - KIAMS, Harihar
With over 32 years of experience, Dr. Pai holds expertise in various areas of management teaching like Corporate Strategy, Business Strategy, and International Business. Besides KIAMS, he has worked with T. A. Pai Management Institute - Manipal, ICFAI Business School - Hyderabad, and the Royal Government of Bhutan. His publications, which number around 80, have been published in reputed journals in the US, Canada, UK, Singapore, and other countries. Dr. Pai has also been actively involved in delivering executive education programmes for many organizations. Also, he has held academic and administrative positions such as Associate Dean and Dean, before taking over the Directorship of KIAMS, Harihar. Dr. Pai has visited various countries including Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia to present his research papers and for academic tie-ups. Dr. Pai has a Ph.D in Bank Management from the Guwahati University, Assam (1987) and Masters in Business Studies from Sri Sathya Sai University, Andhra Pradesh (1984).