N. S. Gurjar is a BTech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay, a gold medallist MBA from NITIE, Bombay and a first class Master's level Degree Holder in Intellectual Property Law from WIPO, Geneva and UniSA, Pretoria. His academic honors include the prestigious NCERT National Talent Search Scholarship and the All India Universal Science Talent Search Award, the first prize in the Godrej sponsored All India Business Plan Competition, the Chairman's Best Student Award and the Director's Best Project Award at NITIE.
Mr. Gurjar is a pioneer in the field of modeling and simulation-based management consulting in India and has also worked in several sectors including steel, specialty materials, oil, white goods, consumer goods, education, IT, robotics technology, government and textiles. His functional expertise span across the areas of management consulting, project management, sales, operations and Information Systems and IT. His earlier association has been with top industries like ThyssenKrupp, Oracle, Siemens, Indian Oil, Electrolux and IIT. His experience has spanned across the geographies of the United States, Europe (including Germany, France, Netherlands and Italy) and India. He is also, therefore, fluent in six languages.
Mr. Gurjar is an empaneled consultant at the National Productivity Council of India for Lean Management under the MSME Scheme. He was also in the expert committee of DST for the National Spatial Database Infrastructure. He is also known for his innovative models for Public Private Partnerships, contracting and government policy development. Therefore, in addition to corporates, he has done extensive consulting work in the government and non-profit sector as well.
His passion for development has seen him develop programs for CII and also the Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick, UK. In addition he has also conducted several development activities for agencies like IIT, VIT, PPMAI, etc. in various areas and each of his programs have received overwhelming response. Mr. Gurjar has also been a guest faculty teaching Project Management and Supply Chain Management at NITIE, a leading B-School in India.
Mr. Gurjar has published over 15 international papers in several areas including Strategy Management, Business Process Re-engineering, Supply Chain Management, Information Technology, Law and Education. Much of his work has been interdisciplinary and go on to demonstrate his extensive skills in diverse areas and techniques. They also explain the innovative approaches that were used to solve business issues across a variety of clients. Some of his papers are part of the MBA curriculum in colleges around the world. He has also published several articles in magazines and newsletters for different fora.
In his free time, he is busy working on his novel, preparing plans for traveling or meeting people. An active member of Rotary International, Mr. Gurjar handled the magazine portfolio at the Rotary Club of Bombay Powai and won the Best Rotarian Award. He has also been a Vocational Director and is currently the Director Memberships at the Club. In addition, he was also a member of the Business Network International at the Prosperity Chapter.