Dr. BSK Naidu
Chairman Emeritus - Great Lakes IEMR and Professor
Great Lakes Institute of Management
Area: Strategy and Leadership
Ph.D, D. Engg. (USA), M. T ech., B. E. (Hons), FNAE, Hon.D. WRE (USA)
Dr. B.S.K. Naidu served as the Director General of the National Power Training Institute (NPTI), Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) and Reliance Energy Ltd. (REL). His Leadership at NPTI has been made the subject of a case study on \\\"Transformational Leadership\\\" for MBA students and he has also been one of the models of study on Human Excellence at IIM, Ahmedabad.
Dr. Naidu was the key architect of National Perspective Plan for R&D and National Training Policy for the Power Sector. A double Doctorate in Engineering and Management, he is a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering comprising country\\\'s most distinguished engineers and scientists. He has authored over 150 publications including several books. He has won 16-individual awards (national & international), the latest being the highest honour of the American Academy of Water Resources Engg., bringing him to the clan of 30-most eminent scientists in the world.
Dr. Naidu led NPTI, CPRI & REL to 6-Institutional awards besides representing India at many International fora including his lead speeches addressing the UN General Assembly and the First GEF Assembly. Dr. Naidu was also a Senior Advisor to the Advanced Engineering Associates International Inc. (AEAI) headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. He is an acclaimed thought leader who has a unique way of mapping management thoughts with engineering acumen. He has addressed more than 37,000 intellectuals so far, including his 70-Guest Lectures abroad, across five continents, as a transnational speaker.