‘Ankit Khandelwal’ is an engineer turned management professional with 5+ years of experience in consulting, project management, journalism, and marketing at the international level. He has interacted and collaborated with decision makers (Country Heads, Ministers, CEOs, Governments) to individuals in over 100 countries. He has also developed a strong network in 100+ countries through study, travel, and projects.
His introduction is incomplete without describing globally recognized ‘Zero Cost MBA(Envisioning 21st Century Global Manager)’ project. Conceptualized during his visit to EU, as a way to address multidimensional challenges faced by global corporations. On observing lack of interdisciplinary aspects in existing MBA curriculum, he completed this project using easily available resources following ‘learning by doing’. He further collaborated with individuals, organizations around the world to promote this new idea. Through crowdsource intelligence, he got this work translated into 105+ languages of the world.
He is a language and culture enthusiast with strong cross-cultural competence and knowledge of 7 top trade languages. He has a good grasp of world market trends, international economics, and geopolitical risks.
Although modern in thoughts; he still maintains some old habits like making paper notes, writing a diary every day, and reading old styled maps to locate buildings.
He also enjoys blogging, storytelling, and language exchange to improve his language skills.
– Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from Vellore Institute of Technology (2004-2008).
– Master of Science in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering from Technical University of Denmark (2009-2011).
Elite master student scholarship by Danish Government
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