Uday Virmani joins BITSoM as Assistant Dean – External Engagements
Mumbai :BITS School of Management (BITSoM), the new-age business school under the aegis of BITS Pilani, has appointed Uday Virmani as Assistant Dean – External Engagements. In this role, he will be responsible for Career Services & Industry Partnerships, Executive Education programmes, and Alumni Relations.
Prior to joining BITSoM, Mr Virmani was at the Indian School of Business (ISB) as Senior Director – Career Advancement Services for its campuses at Hyderabad and Mohali.
Commenting on the appointment, Dean Ranjan Banerjee said “We are very pleased to welcome Uday to the BITSoM leadership team. BITSoM has already set new benchmarks in terms of teaching excellence and curricular innovation. Under Uday’s leadership, we are well on the way to building a best-in-class career services team. I look forward to working closely with Uday to build strong market outcomes for our students and set new benchmarks in industry integration and relevance.”
Mr Virmani is an International MBA from IE Business School, Madrid and has a Master’s in Economics, from Madurai Kamaraj University. He brings to the role a rich experience gained over 21 years spanning multiple functions and industries, with expertise in General Management, Strategy, IT, Sales, Business Development, and Operations. In his earlier stints, he worked with Xoom Corporation – PayPal Services, Laureate International Universities, Citibank, Oracle Financial Software Services Limited, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, and IDBI Bank.