KRISHNA VENKATESH, PhD
Your decisions, Your future, My word.
What People Have to Say About Me:
“You will always be an inspiration to us.” – Former graduate students now in senior executive positions.
“I will remember your sessions for many years.” – Vice President, Boeing, USA.
“You make learning fun… wish we had teachers like you in college.” – Senior HR Manager, Microsoft.
“We can listen to you the whole day without a break.” – CEO of a Credit Union, USA.
“I never thought learning could be such an uplifting experience.” – Vice President, CISCO, USA.
“… the most remarkable leader that I have met.” – a former colleague.
CEO, Vice President, General Manager, Manager, and Executive – Conglomerate – 1978 – 1998.
Director and Distinguished Professor of Strategy and International Business – 1998 – 2014.
Chief Knowledge Officer, Peregrine Global, USA – 2014 – Present.
67 programs; 2500+ participants; 70% at C-Level; Average Aggregate Feedback: 4.86 / 5.00.
Areas: Process Excellence Model, Strategy, Quality, Assessment, and Knowledge Management.
PhD – Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India.
PhD – Concordia University Irvine, USA.
MTech – Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India.
BE – National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, India.
Participant Centered Learning, Harvard Business School, USA.
Advanced Management Program, IMD, Switzerland.
Disruptive Strategy with Professor Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School, USA
Innovation with Professor Kathleen Eisenhardt, Stanford Graduate School of Business, USA.
Education Leader of the Year 2012 – International Accreditation Council for Business Education, USA.
Management Teacher of the Year 2012 – Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs, USA.
A Star, a Gold, and two Awards of Distinction – American Society for Quality, USA.
Gold Award for Process Excellence – RMPEX, USA.
International “Who is Who” of Professionals – 2008 – 2018.
US Resident under EB1A category – “Person of Exceptional Ability.”
Reviewer for Academy of Management, USA.
Reviewer for Strategic Management Society, USA.
Reviewer for Journal of International Business, USA.
Advisory Board Member and Columnist: Bloomberg Business Week B-School Connection.
- Leading Organizations: Innovating for Performance Excellence; Peregrine Pathways 2018.
- Over 25 scholarly publications in HBR, MIT SMR, California Management Review, and Strategic Management Journal.
- Designed, prepared, and deployed Learning Outcomes Assessment Global Test Bank comprised of 70,000 questions – accepted by all the leading accredited bodies for reliability and validity.
- Designed and deployed online graduate and doctoral business programs – adopted by 7 universities so far in the USA, Europe, and Africa.
Have taught graduate and pre-doctoral programs in the USA, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Russia, China, and India.
Directional values: Trust, People First, Transparent, Adaptive, Go the Extra Mile, Learn.