Suresh Appukuttan is a management professional with over 14 years of experience in different sectors like telecom, agriculture and manufacturing. He started his career in Sales and Marketing with Honda Siel Power Products Ltd in 1997. He has worked in the telecom sector in India handling different verticals of sales and marketing in companies like Bharti Airtel Reliance Communication and Sistema Shyam Teleservices. His expertise includes setting up and managing retail trade, distribution network, B2B channels to manage key accounts (Enterprise, Corporate and SME Sectors) and brand management.
He has also been associated with an NGO involved in implementing projects related to natural resource conservation and management and has participated in consulting assignments related to water supply and sanitation, watershed management, Rainwater Harvesting and Social Forestry.
Suresh has taught for almost a year at the Amrita School of Business, Amritapuri teaching courses in Rural Marketing, Business Research, Fundamentals Of Information Technology, Management Information Systems and Excel Programming. He served as the key resource person for the water conservation awareness program of the University’s village adoption initiative, Amrita Serve. He has also been a facilitator for research development and deployment of sustainable business plans for self help groups for the Women Empowerment Program, a UN funded project of the University.
Prior to joining Amrita School of Business, he was an Assistant Professor at DC School of Management and Technology, Vagamon, Kerala, teaching courses in Business Statistics and Operations Research.
He is a registered PhD scholar at the Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore.