A Passionate Professional and Leader with more than 35 years of experience. Currently balancing two roles. one in Corporate as the Vice President and Global Head of L&D at UST Global. Second in Theological Education as Director- Center for Leadership at South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies. Has shaped the learning strategy of the growing organisation to create and nurture a Learning culture in the organisation and to accelerate the Digital Culture within the organisation. Has strategically transformed the L&D function at UST and brought in a huge focus on Business Impact. His work has got him and the organisation many accolades in the L&D field. Prior to joining UST he was as an Associate Director at IBM Corporation, impacting the Learning and Development of IBM employees in 170 countries across the globe including India. In his role in the Theological Education field, he is currently the Director – Center for Leadership, at the South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (SAIACS), a premier Theological Institute for Post Graduate education and Research, Impacting Christian Leaders and organisations at various levels.
A passionate Thought Leader and Strategist on Leadership, and Organisational Learning. Speaks at various forums like the NHRD, HR summit, CLO summit, ATD etc. His thoughts are sought after and published by the student publications in some IIMs, and other first tier Management institutes. A guest speaker/faculty at few management institutes and Bible Colleges.
He holds a PhD in Business Administration. He has dual bachelor Degrees , a B.Sc (Physics) and a BE from Indian Institute of Science. He holds an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration and Certificates on Leadership awarded by the Cornell University , USA.
For his Doctoral work, Madana studied the application of Servant Leadership in Indian NGOs.
Has won multiple awards nationally and internationally