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Sandeep Krishnamurthy

Sandeep Krishnamurthy,

Dean and Professor, University of Washington Bothell School of Business, USA

Ph.D. University of Arizona, USA


Dr. Sandeep Krishnamurthy is the Dean and Professor at the University of Washington Bothell School of Business, USA.  The UW Bothell Business Program is an independent school with over 850 undergraduate and MBA students and about 30 full-time faculty members. 

He previously served as the Director of the UW Bothell Business Program starting July 1, 2009. Previously, he served as Associate Director overseeing the nationally-ranked MBA program.

Under Dr. Krishnamurthy’s leadership, the UW Bothell Business Program established the UW Bothell Eastside Leadership Center in Bellevue, WA. He led the effort to develop the nationally-ranked, award-winning Leadership MBA program. He was responsible for the launch of a fee-based undergraduate program. 

Dr. Krishnamurthy is passionate about internationalizing the business curriculum at UW Bothell. He was responsible for a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Turin in Turin, Italy and collaborated in developing a MOU with Tsinghua University in China. He hosted the Indian Ambassador at a special event and was invited to participate in a discussion with the Indian Union Minister of Human Resource Development. Under his leadership, the UW Bothell Business Program conducted its first Study Abroad to Ghana. 

He specialises in E-Marketing, Internet Marketing, Internet Advertising, Retailscape, E-Commerce, Open Source and Online Experience.

Dr. Krishnamurthy is involved with the business community. He launched a successful “Meet the CEO” series and helped energize the UW Bothell Business Advisory Council. He is current a charter member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TIE), Seattle. He writes a column on regional business matters for the Bellevue Reporter newspaper. 

Dr. Krishnamurthy earned the rank of Professor in August 2009. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Arizona in 1996 and a PGDBM (equivalent to an MBA) from XLRI in India. He attended the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) at Bombay where he obtained his degree in Chemical Engineering in 1988.

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