K V Iyer is a mechanical Engineer from Bombay University & has done his PGDM from the prestigious IIM-A in 1970. Presently he is a visiting Faculty at NAARM Hyderabad & is also a consultant to a few Agri Business Companies in North India. Mr. Iyer has over 40 years of rich experience in the corporate world, having worked in large Indian Family business & MNC’s – in the area of Marketing, HR, and Strategic Planning & General Management etc. Mr Iyer was the GM –Marketing of TVS Motors based at Bangalore & President HR of the Murugappa Group based in Chennai involved in restructuring & professionalizing the Family Business. Mr. Iyer has been extensively involved in Training & development of young Management graduates through the Flagship Business Leadership Program of the Murugappa Group. Mr. Iyer served as previous MD of Chambal Agritech, part of the KK Birla Group based in Delhi /Chandigarh & was responsible in setting up the state of the art Agri Bio tech Seed potato plant of Chambal Agritech in collaboration with Technico Australia. Since 2006, Mr. Iyer has been involved with Academics both at the teaching & administrative level with ICFAI /IBS Hyderabad as Head of their International Division & later on as Director Executive MBA Program. Mr. Iyer has traveled widely in connection with his various Business commitments & has also been involved in conducting Seminars /Workshops at Administrative Staff Colleges, ASCI –Hyderabad, CII-Southern Region.