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Indian-origin Srikant Datar named Dean of Harvard Business School

An alumnus of University of Bombay and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Mr Datar succeeds Nitin Nohria and will assume charge as the school’s next dean on January 1 Eminent Indian-origin academician Srikant Datar has been named as Dean of Harvard Business School, succeeding Nitin Nohria and becoming the second consecutive dean hailing from India to lead the prestigious 112-year-old institution.

Mr Datar, an alumnus of University of Bombay and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, is the Arthur Lowes Dickinson Professor of Business Administration and the senior associate dean for University Affairs at Harvard Business School (HBS).

News source ~ The Hindu