Dr. Sunil Rai is Partner of Cambridge Global Partners (CGP), an international strategy and business consultancy founded by a group of University of Cambridge alumni and associated worldclass experts and Director at Regenesys Management Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India. He has served in Leadership positions in Top Management Education Institutions for 15 years: Jt. Director SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai; Dean (TM) at NMIMS University, Mumbai; Pro- Vice Chancellor at NIIT university, Neemrana and Director Goa Institute management, Sanquelim Goa. Prior to joining academics, he was DGM (MIS) of Goa Shipyard Ltd and was a commissioned officer in the Indian Navy for more than 20 years. Dr. Sunil Rai has successfully executed strategic change management & technology infrastructure projects for large organizations.
He has instituted and developed several academic institutions and fostered excellence through industry and academic collaboration, regulatory compliance & accreditations and innovative pedagogic improvements. He was instrumental in setting up top tier business school campuses in India, Middle East and Singapore. He has successfully headed Administration and Growth & Development of Large & Leading Academic Institutions in India and has served on several governing boards as Director. He has worked on prestigious International collaboration efforts with Virginia Polytechnic, Blacksburg, USA; Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, USA; University of Ulster, Northern Ireland; University of Reutlingen, Germany; Neynrode Business School, Netherlands His interest includes Design, development and Implementation of Technology enabled change management Solutions for Knowledge Industry and transformation of educational institutions to reach world-class standards using their own strengths and infrastructure in making youth employable and executive brilliance. He is a prolific speaker at various Management Seminars and Conferences.
He has accomplished high end Technical installation and infrastructure projects for the Indian Navy that include Commissioning of 3000 Ton Survey ship, Modernization of Leander class Frigate and Oil Tanker, Installation of Heavy duty cranes and Dry Dock dewatering Pumps, Instrumentation and Controls Laboratory and Gas Turbine Simulators managing Ships and Technical establishments of Indian Navy in various capacities. He received Commendation by the Chief of Naval Staff for outstanding contributions. He has led several IT projects including Design & Development of Integrated Web enabled Enterprise Solutions (Ingress, Sybase, Power builder) for Logistics Management & Production Planning & Control, Infrastructure Management & Execution of Information Security & Networking projects. His academic credentials include Ph.D in Business Continuity Management (BITS Pilani), MBA [HR] (IGNOU), M. Tech in Computer Science & Engineering (IIT Mumbai), Masters in Marine Engineering from Naval College of Engineering (NCE), INS Shivaji-Lonavla (Best All round officer trophy & medal) and B.Sc Honours from JNU New Delhi. He was awarded Gold medal at Sainik School and Best Naval Cadet medal at National Defence Academy (NDA), Kharakvasla, Pune.
Technology enabled-People driven Change Management and Organizational Development.