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Name of the School: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar

Activity Highlights for the Year:

Business Excellence Summit- 2019

In this term we conducted BES-2019. BES is a flagship annual event of Xavier Institute of Management. The theme for this year’s edition was “Innovating Business”. The three days extravaganza (13-15 September) witnessed 15 eminent leaders from the business world, sharing their invaluable insights with the audience. 

The Summit was inaugurated by Mr. Asit Kumar Tripathy (Chief Secretary, Government of Odisha) which was then followed by leadership talks and panel discussions over the span of three days. BES 2019 featured leaders from all walks of the business worlds. Following were the eminent leaders who had shared their valuable experiences.

  • Mr. Prithvijit Roy (CEO, Bridge i2i)
  • Mr. D. Shivkumar (Group executive president –corporate strategy & Business development, Aditya Birla Group)
  • Mr. Saurav Mohanty ( Co-founder CEO, CDS development center LLP), Mr. Aharnsih Mishra (co-founder Bizibean)
  • Mr. Sujit Panigrahi (Co-founder and CEO, Sequoia Fitness & Sports technology)
  • Mr. Naveen Kejriwal (GM eastern India & Overseas, Lenovo)
  • Mr. Binny Mathews (Vice President & Business Head - Services, Utilities, Resources & Energy Sector)
  • Mr. Debabrat Mishra (Partner, Deloitte)
  • Mrs. Prativa Mohapatra (Vice President, Sales, IBM)
  • Mr. Ashesh Kumar (Head of Analytics, L&T Financial Services)
  • Mr. Yeshwant Nag (Co-Founder, The ThickShake Factory)
  • Mr. Stalin Mohapatra (Head, Risk Management, Uber)
  • Mr. Kamadeba Mohanty (COO, Grocery Retail, Reliance Retail)
  • Mr. Harshit Vyas (VP, Head- West Region, OYO)
  • Mr. Siddhartha Dash, (Executive Vice President & Country Head for PSU Clients at UTI Mutual Fund).
  • Mr. Sabyasachi Das (Director, Product Engineering & Digital Transformation Centers - Workplace & Mobility, DXC Technology)

Corporate Linkages: Industry Talk:

NAME DESIGNATION TOPIC ORGANIZATION DATE
Mr. Sabyasachi Das
Director, Product Engineering & Digital Transformation Centers - Workplace & Mobility
Life at and after XIMB
DXC Technology
6th July 2019
Mr. Pranav Pethe
Associate Director
Life after XIMB, corporate experiences and AbinBev Seeder
RPSS APAC South at Anheuser-Busch InBev
7th July 2019
Mr Amitabh Pande
Senior Vice President & Zonal Head - Sales & Marketing
Recent trends in Cement Industry
Ultratech Cement
13th July 2019
Ravinder Pal Singh
CIIO
General Engagement
Tata sin, apore Airlines, Vistara
20th July 2019
Mr. K. Gopalakrishnan
Author & Corporate Advisor
How Power Damages the Brain
Freelancer
22nd July 2019
Mr. Swapnil S. Kumar
Head of Marketing, SAARC
Innovation, Challenges and growth of Royal Enfield in the Automobile Industry
Royal Enfield
3rd August, 2019
Mr. Saibal Ghosh
Head - Wealth Sales, Retail Banking & Wealth Management,
Career in Banking
HDFC Bank
5th August, 2019
Mr. Dilip Gopinath
Senior VP & Location Head - Commercial banking
Career in Banking
HDFC Bank
5th August, 2019
Mr. Anurag Jain
Associate VP - Unsecured Lending
Career in Banking
HDFC Bank
5th August, 2019
Mr. Abhiroop Saha
Associate VP - HR
Career in Banking
HDFC Bank
5th August, 2019
Mr. Sampat Padhi
Associate VP - Commercial Banking
Career in Banking
HDFC Bank
5th August, 2019
Mr. Subrat Panda
Managing Director
Company Specific Interaction
Motilal Oswal
25th August 2019
Mr. Sarajit Jha
Chief Business Transformation & Digital Solutions
Industry Experience Sharing
Tata Steel
27th August 2019
Mr.Bankim Patel
Data Scientist
Industry Experience Sharing
Infosys
28th August 2019
Mr. Saurabh Dayal
Co-Founder
Startup Fundraising
ClearDekho.com
31st August 2019
Ms. Manmeet Sandhu
Chief People Officer,
Business Transformation using Fintech & Talent Management
PhonePe
28th September 2019

Corporate Linkages: Corporate Executives in the classroom

NAME DESIGNATION TOPIC ORGANIZATION DATE
Shri Manoranjan Misra
Senior Engineer
Contract Management
Odisha Works Department, Govt. of Odisha
14 Aug.2019
Mr. Ashwini Rath
CEO
ITSDI
Batoi.com
23-Aug 2019
Dr. Merlyn Fernades
Consultant in
ITSDI
Artificial Intelligence in IBM
23-Aug 2019
Mr T K Krishna Kumar
COO
EIS-Aligning Enterprise Strategies with Sustainability Objectives
SDRC and ex-VP (Delivery), Brillio Inc. (subsidiary of Collabera Inc), New Jersey (USA)
31 Aug 2019
Mr. Suhas Baxi
Managing Director
Business to Business Marketing
Konecranes South Asia,Pune
31-Aug 2019
Mr. Robin Banerjee
Managing Director
Business to Business Marketing
Caprihans
31 August, 2019
Dr. S.P.Mohanty
General Manager
Basel III
RBI, Mumbai
3 Oct.2019
Mr.Amardeep Chougale
Co-founder
Supply Chain Management
Yoryo Technology Private Limited
17 Nov 2019
Mr. Biplab Mahapatra
Sr.Technical Manager
CRM tool and Features and Demo of Microsoft CRM
Infosys Bhubaneswar
7-Dec 2019
Mr.Chandan Malu
Sr.Technology Architect
Advancement in CRM space, Drive Business Intelligence using Analytics
Infosys Bhubaneswar
7-Dec, 2019
Mr.Dilip Misra
Director
Leadership Coaching
DriveGrowth,Bhubaneswar
7-Dec 2019
Mr. Rajeev Gopal
Chief Marketing Officer
From a commodity to a brand-The Liva story
Birla Cellulose, Aditya Birla Group
20 Dec 2019
Mr. Sid Routray
Director Digital Marketing & E-Commerce
Digital Marketing
Ooma Inc
3 Jan.20

Corporate Linkages: Leadership Talks

NAME DESIGNATION TOPIC ORGANIZATION DATE / DURATION
Mr. Arvind Vohra
Country Head
Interaction with Students
HDFC Bank.
10-Jul-19 (1 Day)
Mr. R. Gopalakrishnan
Author & Corporate Advisor
How Power Damages the Brain
Free Lancer Mumbai
22-Jul-19(1 Day)
Dr. Niranjan “Chips” Chipalkatti
Professor of Accounting
Research Work in Accounting
Seattle University
30-Jul 19 (1 Day)
Prof. Partha Mohapatra
Faculty
Recent Developments in Accounting Analytics Research and Practice
College of Business, California State University (Sacramento)
7-Jan-20 19 (1 Day)
Dr.Ramakanta Patra
Senior Lecturer in Economics and Finance
Collusion with Private Information and Fixed Costs
Cardi School of Management, Cardif, UK
5 Feb.2020
Ms.Kumkum Shastry Menon(Alum)
Free Lancer
Goal setting, Time and stress management
Free Lancer
7 Feb.2020
Dr.Sudhanshu Sarangi
Police Commissioner
Crime against Women
Bhubaneswar-Cuttack
11 Feb.2020
Mr.Sandeep Ghosh
Partner – Leader, Financial Services Advisory
Can Careers be planned - myths vs reality
Ernst & Young LLP
14 Feb.2020

Student Achievements: (2019-20)

SL NO NAME EVENT INSTITUTE / COMPANY PRIZE LEVEL (National/ International / State /College)
1
Abhishek Shandilya
Kronothon 3.0
Kronos
National Finalist
National
2
Ankita Panda
Symposium
XIMB
College winner
College
3
Saurabh Kumar Agarwal
Nirnay 2019
XIMB
National Runners Up
National
4
Saurabh Kumar Agarwal
Ninjacart Hustle
XIMB
National Semifinalist
National
5
Neha Sonthalia
HUL Carpe Diem
HUL
National Finalist
National
6
Adarsh Agarwal
Get Set Innovate, Marketing Geeks, Kaushal
IIT Bombay
National Finalist
National
7
Abhishek Shandilya
RB Global Challenge
Reckitt Benckiser
Regional Finalist
Regional
8
Ravi Ranjan
RB Global Challenge 2019
Reckitt Benckiser
Regional Finalist
Regional
9
Diksha Shroff
The Edge- Article writing competition
IMI Delhi
National Winner
National
10
Karishma Mohanty
MWR Campus Winner 2019
XAVIER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT
Campus Winner
College
11
Dibyendu Dani
Mahindra War room
Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar
Campus Winner
National
12
Sourav Saha
Ninjacart HUSTLE
Ninjacart
Campus Winner
National
13
Manan Mehra
The Alphapreneur - 2019 Challenge
XIMB
Runners-up
College
14
Isha Parasramka
Fincaso- the complete finance case study challenge
XIMB
Campus Winner
College
15
Isha Parasramka
"The Alphapreneur - 2019 Challenge" :
XIMB
Campus Winner
College
16
Sourav Saha
Finatic '19 M&A Case Study
FMS Delhi
National Finalist
National
17
Avantika Mishra
Tata Steel-A-Thon
Tata Steel
Top Five Teams
College
18
Aman Modgil
Tata Steel-a-thon
Tata Steel
Campus Finalist
National
19
Saurabh Kumar Agarwal
HUM L.I.M.E Season 11
HUL
Campus Finalist
College
20
Saurav Rath
Tata Steel-a-thon
Tata Steel
National Finalist
National
21
Anirudh Rajaram
Mahindra War Room
Mahindra and Mahindra
Campus Winner
College
22
Sourav Saha
Mhanindra WAR ROOM
Mahindra Rise.
Campus Winner
Regional
23
Sourav Saha
Mahindra War Room
Mahindra Rise.
Campus Winner
Regional
24
Karishma Mohanty
Steel-a-thon
XIMB/Tata Steel
1st Runner Up of Steel-a-thon Campus Round 2019
College
25
Neha Sonthalia
Concours de Photographie
IIM Raipur
National Runner up
National
26
Neha Sonthalia
Time Turner
XLRI
National Runner up
National
27
Shivam Jolly
Finshiksha Learning Championship
Finshiksha
Second Position Nationwide
National
28
Ashita Panda
1. Consilium- National Level White paper writing event by Constrat, XIMB. 2. IGNIS 5.0- National Level story writing competiton by IIM Ranchi
XIMB
2nd position in Consilium, 2nd position in IGNIS
National
29
Saurabh Kumar Agarwal
DCB Bank The Top Recruit
DCB Bank
National Finalist
National
30
Sourav Saha
Kronothon 3.0
Kronos
National Finalist
National
31
Soura Poddar
HUL LIME Season 11
Hindusthan Unilever Limited
Campus Winner
National
32
Aditya Jha
Colgate Transcend
Colgate Palmolive
Campus Winner
National
33
Ayesha Gupta
Colgate Transcend 2019
Colgate Palmolive (India) Limited
Campus Winner
National
34
Ayesha Siddiqua
Colgate Transcend
Colgate-Palmolive
Regional Finalist
College
35
Manan Mehra
FINCASO- The Complete Finance Case Study Challenge
XIMB
Campus Winner
College
36
Sushmita Verma
ICICI Beat the Curve Campus Winner
ICICI
Campus Winner
College
37
Sivaji Sahoo
Motilal Oswal Think Equity Think QGLP Contest
Motilal Oswal
Campus Winner
National
38
Kiran Hota
Motilal Oswal Think Equity Think QGLP Contest
Motilal Oswal
Campus Winner
National
39
Kiran Hota
CFA Research Challenge
CFA Institute, USA
Campus Winner
National
40
Sivaji Sahoo
CFA Research Challenge
CFA Institute, USA
Campus Winner
National
41
Kiran Hota
Ashwamedh'19
XIMB
National Winner
National
42
Sivaji Sahoo
Ashwamedh'19
XIMB
National Winner
National
43
Kiran Hota
Budgewiser'19
XIMB
National Winner
National
44
Sivaji Sahoo
Budgewiser'19
XIMB
National Winner
National
45
Harshil Shah
HUL FinAce
Hindustan Unilever
National Finalist
National
46
Saurabh Kumar Agarwal
Chakravyuh
XIMB
Runners Up
National
47
Avantika Mishra
Scale It Up, A National Level Case Study Challenge in Association with Pee Safe
Pee Safe
National Runners Up
National
48
Aman Modgil
Scale It Up, A National Level Case Study Challenge in Association with Pee Safe
Pee Safe
Runners Up
National
49
Saurav Rath
BPCL Launchpad
NITIE/BPCL
National Finalist
National
50
Sourav Chaudhuri
RBI Policy Challenge
Reserve Bank of India
Regional Winner
Regional
51
Natasha Nayak
RBI Policy Challenge
XIMB
Regional Winner
Regional
52
Sourav Chaudhuri
RBI Policy Challenge 2020
RBI Policy Challenge
Regional Winner(Zonal finalist,ongoing)
Regional
53
Shivangi Mishra
RBI Policy Challenge- 2020
Reserve Bank of India
Regional Winner
Regional
54
Sourav Saha
UDYAMI - THE B-PLAN
IIT Madras
National Finalist
National
55
Sakti Mohanty
Xpressions - Aarohan
Xavier's Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar
National Winner
National
56
Shreyas Badave
GE Healthcare Case Study Competition
GE Healthcare
Campus Winner
College
57
Avantika Mishra
HUL Finace Season 3
Hindustan Unilever
National Finalist
National
58
Aman Modgil
HUL FinAce Season 3
Hindustan Unilever Limited
National Finalist
National
59
Umang Dadhich
Case Study Competiton
HUL
National Winner
National
60
Arushi Goyal
HUL CarpeDiem S6
HUL
National Winner
National
61
Arushi Goyal
HUL Techtonic
HUL Techtonic
National Winner
National