Mumbai: Think Education, one of India’s leading boutique education management and consultancy firms has launched its Corporate Education vertical in December 2016. It had launched its foray into this promising space with an inaugural program delivered by New York based Professor Dr. Philip K Y Young, who has been a corporate educator at firms like Google, Microsoft, IBM, Colgate Palmolive to name a few along with assignments at Columbia University, Cornell University, NYU Stern School of Business and Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Think Education has today signed a landmark MOU with the prestigious Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) to collaborate on four corporate programs to be delivered through the 2017 calendar year which will focus on various subject areas from Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Leadership for members of the BCCI who would be able to make the most of this opportunity. World leading faculty from Ivy League universities will fly down to India especially to deliver these programs.
Think Education also aims to reach out to corporate for bespoke training for their companies in specific fields as per the nature of the business of these companies. Provision of highly customized education is a gap that Think Education will aim to fill with four to five training programs delivered fit leading companies in the telecom, automobile, legal practices and manufacturing sector.
Taking about the association, Vijay Srirangan, Director General of Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry commented “We look forward to furthering the cause of Continued Education of Corporate employees through such initiatives, and will engage with partners like Think Education in this regard. Learning is one activity that, in today world, is becoming integral to existence.”
Aditya Malkani, Founder & MD of Think Education said “Management Development Programs or MDP’s are essential tools in helping companies develop a culture of continuing education for their employees. In today’s fast paced world, short 2-3 day programs focusing on innovation, strategy and leadership are the need of the hour and Think Education is perfectly poised to deliver these at scale in India and South Asia.”
Dhruv Sayani, Executive Director of Think Education said that “We will foster unique partnerships with Government of Maharashtra and Government of India to train parliamentarians and employees working for the government at various levels. We wish to provide world class education and bring world-class education to India at affordable prices to make it accessible to all.’