Guest Lecture at School of Management Studies (SMS) on 19th Dec 2015

Mr. Satish Kumar Taak, Marketing Manager OLA Cabs, HQ Bengaluru, visited SMS, on 19th Dec 2015 at 1.30 P.M. and interacted with the 1st& 2nd year students of MBA on E Commerce, FMCG and Retail sectors, besides giving answers to queries of students, till 04.00 P.M..

During the highly interactive session, Mr Satish Kumar explained to our students through a Power Point Presentation about the business models of E-Commerce Companies and highlighted how the models are changing in view of increasing usage of technology to bring about greater growth.

He explained exhaustively the role of MNCs in expanding the reach of FMCG and Retail Companies and Products in India. Emphasising that many more jobs are going to be created in India, he clarified the need for foreign business organisations to focus on India. He called upon the students to upgrade their knowledge and skills to grab the emerging opportunities in Indian economy.

He also explained how he is simultaneously developing his family owned sweet/savoury business (at Hyderabad) by scaling it up in tune with emerging trends.

Students had asked Mr. Satish a number of questions on marketing, HR, finance and strategic practices at OLA cabs,other industries in general and career planning which were all noted on the white board and answered in detail during and after the session.

The nearly two-and-half hour session ended on an intellectually stimulating note for one and all.