Placement Team

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Mr. K. J. George

Director, Career Management Services

25+ years of experience in teaching, consulting through Design thinking


Prof K. J. George has 24 years of experience in the Retail and the Education sector. He has worked in Retail sector for 16 years in the area of Marketing and Operations. Last he was working as Head- Marketing and Operations for a Rural Retail format “Triveni Khushali Bazaar”

Since 2009 he has been a part of various B-schools including, BIMTECH, Welingkar, TAPMI and Great Lakes Gurgaon. His area of teaching has been, Retail Operations, International Retailing and Franchising, Integrated Marketing Communications and Rural Marketing.  His research interest lies in the area of Retail both the brick and mortar and the Online retail.

He has presented 2 research papers one in a domestic conference and the other in an international conference. He has 1 Domestic publication and 1 chapter in a book published on Retail in Slovakia. He is currently pursuing his Phd in the area of Online Retail. The topic is “Customer Intention to Complain- Scale Development and Validation”.

Mr. Sandeep Ranjan

Assistant Director, Career Management Services

Master of Business Administration, University of Pune


Sandeep has a proven track record of successfully managing campus placements at leading b-schools and HR Services for leading HR Consulting firms in India.

He has managed placements at the prestigious Indian School of Business (ISB), S P Jain School of Global Management and Great Lakes Institute of Management prior to joining School of Inspired Leadership (SOIL). His rich experience also includes meaningful stints with companies like Ma Foi Management Consultants (now Randstad), Team HR Services (now Randstad), IKYA Human Capital Solutions and Pacific IT Consulting where he led P&L, Business Development, Key Account Management & Operations in different geographies of India.

He is a Mathematics Graduate from Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and MBA from University of Pune. He enjoys following sports & listening music in his leisure time.