Dr. Anup Krishnamurthy has a doctorate in management from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. His area of specialization is Marketing. Dr. Anup’s research has been published in Management International Review, European Management Review and Journal of Customer Behavior. He has also presented his work at conferences conducted by Yale University and affiliates of the Academy of Management, among others. In a further testament to his research acumen, he has won Outstanding Reviewer twice, once at the Midwest Academy of Management in October 2016 and at the Emerald Literati Network 2014 Awards for Excellence.
He has undertaken consulting and executive development projects for Nike India, Defence Research and Development Organization (Government of India) and Nova Nordisk. Dr. Anup has won research scholarships and grants from IIM Bangalore and Yale University, and collaborates with faculty from a number of reputed business schools, including IIM Bangalore, IIM Shillong, the Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University), considered the world’s best business school for Marketing, and the EQUIS accredited INSEAD France. Dr. Anup’s doctoral thesis was judged the best marketing thesis in India for the year 2016-17, by the Scientific Committee for the Best Thesis Award of the International Marketing Trends Congress and ESCP Europe. His thesis, titled ‘Exploring Consumer Satisfaction and Loyalty’, was selected from among marketing theses of completed doctorates from reputed business schools across India, and he represented India at the 2017 International Best Thesis Award - Marketing Trends in Madrid (Spain) in January, 2017.