B V N Sachendra has about 17 years of work experience, which includes corporate as well as academic. While working as Engineer (Purchase), he was responsible for Vendor Development, Supplier Selection, Material Procurement and Follow up. He started his academic career as Research Associate and was involved in developing comprehensive case studies and study materials including textbooks and workbook on Operations Management. He has more than a decade of teaching and training experience during which he taught courses on Operations Management, Total Quality Management, Supply Chain Management, Project Management to PGDBM students in Business Schools of repute. In addition, he is also proactive in developing, designing and delivering Executive Development Programs and Management Development Programs. He has ten papers to his credit, out of which four were presented at international level.
His areas of interest include Materials and Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Productivity Management and Quality Management.
Mr. B. V. N. Sachendra,
Professor - Procurement, Operations, Materials & Project Management & Information Systems Area, Centre for Management Studies
Administrative Staff College of India,
Bella Vista, Raj Bhavan Road,
Hyderabad 500 082.