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IndusMinds is a group of MBA graduates and MBA students from top business schools across the globe. The team consists of extremely bright and successful MBAs from Asia, Europe, Canada and USA. We have been through the process and learned the art of mastering the application process.

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Biplav
Biplav graduated as MBA (Honors) from UCLA Anderson School of Management after being listed in the Dean's list on several occasions. He was active in student leadership as VP-Hi Tech Business Association, Executive Board member of IS Associates and Management Development for Entrepreneur Fellow. Biplav was awarded the highest fellowship award of $40,000 mainly due to the strength of his application essays.

Besides entrepreneurship, Biplav’s corporate experience has spanned across various roles ranging from Telecom domain consultant to Finance Manager in Information Technology, Healthcare and e-commerce. He has lived and worked in three continents which helped him develop deeper appreciation for socio-cultural differences across geographies.

Biplav holds an undergraduate degree in Metallurgical Engineering from IIT-BHU. During his undergrad days, he was actively involved in literary activities often penning down his thoughts for national dailies. Biplav has helped dozens of prospective students write engaging stories and his thoughts have been published on various platforms including BusinessWeek.

Abhik
Abhik is an MBA candidate at INSEAD, Fontainebleau. His professional experience has been in diverse functions like Corporate Finance, Risk Management, Credit Underwriting, Market Research and Analytics, and Sales & Marketing. He has worked in organizations such as GE Commercial Finance, GE Capital, Philips, and JWT.

Abhik was a Leadership Development Program member at GE Capital and was part of the Risk Management and Strategic Underwriting team. He also spent time in the Sales & Marketing function for strategic accounts in the flow business. He was subsequently part of the Strategic Marketing team at the Philips India Head Office and responsible for strategic alliances as well as rolling out market research requirements. Abhik began his career as an intern in advertising at JWT working on the PepsiCo account.

Abhik founded AG KnowledgeTech in early 2011 as a global Research and Analytics services firm. He also is the COO & Co-Founder of AG FutureTech, an Engineering Design & Development firm developing innovative mid-energy electric products for the automotive industry, which he co-founded in 2009. He is also a founding member of Innovation Angels, an angel funding organization looking to bridge the gap between angel investors and promising entrepreneurs. Abhik also advises MicroX Labs, a healthcare start-up currently incubated at the Indian Institute of Science.

Abhik holds Bachelors in Computer Science from Delhi. He has also studied Venture Capital at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. Abhik is a 2013 fellow of the Startup Leadership Program.

Gaurang
Gaurang is an MBA Candidate at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. He is focusing on Finance and Corporate Strategy and aims to start as a Management Consultant post school.

He has worked as an Organizational Development expert in the automotive and non-profit sectors.He has demonstrated ability to design and deliver interventions that enable employee development and engagement. He is a creative problem solver and consensus builder able to establish and leverage relationships across the organization to promote change and achieve consistent results.

He loves to read books on behavioral economics and enjoys playing Chess and Carrom.

Nitish
Nitish is an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Management. While at school, Nitish was an active member of multiple student clubs such as Finance & Investment Club, Food & Agriculture Research Management. Nitish is also an avid sports fan interested in basketball, squash and cricket (in order to maintain his Indian roots). He was the co-founder of the Food & Agriculture Club at Stanford, providing a platform for discussion and origination of business ideas. Along with his classmate, he started a company to commercialize a technology to improve the water efficiency in irrigation, which won many accolades in Silicon Valley.

Nitish holds a Dual Degree (B. Tech & M. Tech in Agricultural and Food Engineering from IIT Kharagpur. Professionally, Nitish has 5 years of experience in the investing and entrepreneurial roles, spanning multiple industries as retail, food supply chain, logistics and financial services. He also worked for non-profit organizations helping underprivileged children develop life skills and mentoring the children in their career choices. For the last 3 years, he has been helping many Indian students in pursuing the goal of entering into top US business schools.

Nikhil
Nikhil is an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. During his Anderson days, Nikhil was an active member of multiple student clubs such as Investment Finance Club, Management Consulting Association, and Entrepreneurs Association. Nikhil also served on Anderson’s Core Student Council as the President of the South Asian Business Association (SABA).

Driven to contribute to Anderson's diverse cultural fabric, Nikhil helped develop programs to orient the incoming international students and the work with the Dean's office to promote the UCLA Anderson’s Full-Time program to prospective South Asian applicants. As part of the Entrepreneurship Association’s Vistage (CEO Forum) and Management Development for Entrepreneurs (MDE) programs, Nikhil met with successful entrepreneurs and assisted them in developing business plans to expand their businesses.
Nikhil holds a B. Tech. in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology – Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU). Professionally, Nikhil has 8 years of experience in the Technology industry in a variety of roles such as Sr. Business Development Manager advising senior managers at Fortune 500 firms and as Director, Product Management at an entrepreneurial company. Nikhil has been helping and advising MBA applicants since 2007 with considerable success.

Susheel
Susheel holds an MBA degree from Darden Graduate School of Business.

While at the business school, he was VP-International and core member of Darden Student Association. He worked on several issues such as international placements and inclusion of international students in MBA program.  He also served on various other organizations such as restructuring club.

Susheel’s has a broad professional experience from starting his own companies in real estate and sports to working in small and very large companies such as Amazon, Microsoft and Morgan Stanley. He has held titles like product developer, financial analysts and product manager.

Susheel holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Madras and MS from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. During MS, he worked on many business plans and consulted for firms such as GM, Delphi and BASF on variety of topics such as Product positioning, market segmentation, etc.

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