Pankaj Jindal, Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP) 2022-2023, Gold Medallist – First Rank Holder
Pankaj Jindal, aged 31 years, hails from Rajasthan. His father is a retired government official from BSNL and mother a home maker. His wife works for Amazon and they have a daughter.
Pankaj has been performing consistently well in IIMB not only in academics, but also in business competitions. He was the recipient of the merit scholarship during the course. He bagged the third spot in Vista – Numero Uno, a national-level leadership and boardroom simulation event organized by IIMB. He was the winner of IIMB business case challenge ‘FDI vs Make in India’ and proposed a GTM strategy for an overseas software company; was the winner of the inter-college national business quiz ‘Concours 2023’ conducted by Symbiosis Institute of Management (SIBM), Bangalore, and was runner-up in the intra-college business quiz ‘iQNights’ conducted by the Quizzing Club, IIMB.
Sharing his future plans and dreams, he says that he wants to shift from a tactical role to a strategic role overseeing larger goals of the organization, and to transition from the core manufacturing sector to the IT and Data Analytics sector.
Pankaj says that the one-year EPGP broadened his thinking through subjects relevant to current business dynamics. “The inputs from our top-class faculty have helped us tremendously in enriching ourselves,” he adds.