Dr.(h.c) Sanjay Virnave
Director, Corporate Partnerships & Marketing, MYRA School of Business
Dr. Sanjay Virnave heads Corporate Partnership and Marketing initiatives at MYRA and is a Senior Mentor who helps the business school in devising its strategic plan. As the head of Corporate Partnerships and Marketing, Sanjay leads placements, executive education and outreach, corporate relations; and admissions & marketing alliances for MYRA.
Prior to joining MYRA, Sanjay was the Chief Strategy Officer for Acer India, Country Head – Enterprise Business for Acer, and Head of Commercial Business APAC Region, Acer Inc.
Sanjay has served at leadership positions for several global organisations including Mistral Solutions & Mistral Inc. (CEO), Tulip Telecom (President – Sales), and Acer India (Country Head – Commercial Businesses). He is on the board of an ed-tech start-up, where he helps the organisations plan its business strategies and develop growth drivers.
Sanjay is also a start-up mentor and is a start-up advisor for the Government of Jharkand. He is a seasoned leader with over 33 years of corporate experience and a seasoned business strategist.
He has been part various CII’s, International Delegations, and has been an executive member of many industry bodies. His views and thoughts on industry trends and future prospects, have been published by multiple trade magazines.
Sanjay holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Economics from Delhi University, and an Executive Management Certificate from IIM Ahmedabad. He was also awarded an Honorary Doctorate at the International Leadership Summit in September 2018 for his contributions in dissemination of IT in rural India.