A. V. Vedpuriswar (b. 1963) is currently Dean, ICFAI Knowledge Centre, an
affiliate of the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India, Hyderabad.
A BTech (Hons) in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur (Class of 1985), a
PGDM from IIM Calcutta (Class of 1991), and CFA (Class of 1996) from ICFAI,
Vedpuriswar combines nine years of industry with eight years now spent in the
Vedpuriswar’s areas of interest include globalization, risk management,
knowledge management, and innovation. His articles have appeared in The
Hindu, The Hindu Business Line, The Economic Times, Indian Management and Smart
Manager. Vedpuriswar has written and edited more than 200 cases in various
areas of management, many of which are being used in leading business schools in
Asia, USA and Europe. Vedpuriswar’s earlier books, The Global CEO, Enterprise
Risk Management and an edited book, Strategic Financial Management
have also been published by Vision Books.
Vedpuriswar’s is a remarkable writing talent. He writes superbly and is at
ease with tackling subjects that are wide and vast, effortlessly moving from the
big picture to the key detail.
His trilogy of books on business strategy, The Global CEO, Enterprise Risk
Management and now Business Innovation Lessons from Great Companies, together
form a strategy tour de force, underlying his undoubted talent as a business
writer of global stature.