Dr. Kanika Tandon Bhal (Independent Director)

Dr. Kanika Tandon Bhal  (Independent Director)

A Ph D from IIT Kanpur, and a visiting fellow at Sloan School of Management MIT, she is a Professor at the Department of Management Studies at IIT Delhi. She has been Head of the Department (Management Studies) and Dean (Planning) at IIT Delhi.

Her research has been in the areas of leadership, organization management, ethics, corporate governance and HRM, and she has published widely in top national and international journals, besides authoring books on leadership, culture and ethics. Her joint paper (with her research Scholar) won the Best Business Ethics Paper Award at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (SIM Division) 2021. 

She has also done several nationally and internationally funded research (with Fordham University and Wharton Business School, AAORD, US Air Force, ICSSR) projects. She has been a consultant to various government organizations and is invited as expert on Government committees. 

She serves as Independent Director on the Boards of public and private sector companies. She has received excellence in teaching award of IIT Delhi, Dr. Hari Singh Gaur Award for Excellent Work in Management Education, Best professor in Management by Headlines Today, and Professor Honorable from Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa, besides being a Visiting Professor at Simon Fraser University, Canada.