Executive Committee 2016 - 2018


Mr. Vishwesh Kulkarni

He is a Graduate in Science and done his Masters in Personnel Management. At present he is Director of 28 years old HR Consultancy firm namely ‘Yashaswi Personnel Services Pvt.Ltd.’ He also runs the Facility Management Organisation namely ‘Reliable Industrial Services’ and he is the Founder President of ‘Yashaswi Education Society’ who runs all the Post Graduate Management Programmes of Pune University such as MBA, MPM, PGDBM, PGDMLM and the MBA Programme of YCMOU. He is also the President of ‘Yashaswi Institute of Technology’ under which the ‘Learn and Earn’ scheme is operated along with YCMOU for Diploma Programme in Engineering across the Maharashtra.

Vice Chairman

Dr. (Capt.) C M Chitale

He is B.Sc., D.B.M., M.M.S., Ph.D. He started his career as Commissioned Officer in Indian Army then worked for 12 years in Industries – Thermax, Dai Ichi. There after he shifted to academics and held various positions in Dept of Management Science Pune University. He holds more than 30 years experience in teaching.

Vice Chairman

Mr.Samir Kukade

He is B.com, MSW, Specialised in Labour Laws and completed diploma in HRM. He has been in HR profession for more than 26 years in various organisations like Kirloskar Oil Engines, Kirloskar Pneumatic Co. Ltd., Garware Wall Ropes Ltd, Brintons Carpets and SKF India Ltd. Presently Currently he is heading Human Resources Function in US Multinational M/s. Lear Automotive India Pvt Ltd (Fully owned subsidiary of LEAR Corporation USA) as Country Director – Human Resource

Hon. Secretary

Mr.Narendra Patil

He is double post graduate and persuing his Ph.D in HR. He has worked for more than 25 years in various organisations like Sudarshan Chemicals, Mahindra Sintered, & currently with Kalyani Maxion Wheels a MNC Co.


Mr. Amit Kumar Giri

He is a Post Graduate in Personnel Management (MPM), Completed his M.Phil in Business Admin., possesed Post graduate diploma in Training & Diploma and persuing his Doctorate. He has put in his services at IITM and presently occupied with Bharat Forge Ltd.


Mr.Yashwant Patil

He is a Post Graduate in Personnel Management. He is having more than 25 years of working experience with Eagle Flask, Bajaj Electricals, Rinder India, Varroc Engg.etc & presently working with Concentric Pumps Pune Pvt. Ltd.


Mr. Zakir Shaikh

He is Post Graduate in Personnel Management (MPM), LLB, DLL& LW and DIM, and has been associated with leading organisations in the Automobile, Steel and allied sector for more than 20 years Currently working as General Manager, Head of HR & ER for a large diversified Multi National Company group


Meenal Kulkarni

A Post Graduate in Personnel Management (MSW) from CSRD Institute (Pune Univerisity), 14 years experience in Human Resource and Industrial Relations and was associated with Videocon Refrigerator division Chitegaon Aurangabad, Spicer India Ltd, Victor Gasket Ltd . Presently associated with Sansera Engineering Pvt. Ltd in Human Resources & Admn department as “Deputy Manager”.


Mr.Sunil Neve

Sunil has done Bsc, MPM and has a rich experience of around 20 yrs in the field of Human Resources& Industrial Relations. He is currently working with Avery Dennison (I) Pvt Ltd as HR Business Partner, Operations & SCM, South Asia. In the past he has worked with Unilever, Schneider Electric and 3M at various positions.


Mr. Nitin Dangal

Completed his schooling & College from Deolali, Nasik.An honest hard worker has 16 years of core experience in the field of Administration, Personnel, Industrial Relations & Human Resources. Presently occupied as Head – HR & ADMIN. with Voith Industrial GmbH

Ex Officio Member

Mr. A B Shah

He is B.com., MPM and MDP. He was associated with Sudarshan Chemical Industries for a long period of more than 28 years at Raigad and Pune . Currently he is holding the position as Vice President – IR at Bharat Forge Ltd. Pune.

Ex Officio Member

Dr. Ashok Gandhe

He is a Master in Science and done his MBA in 1973 and completed his LL B in 1976. He has a long Experience in industries like Deepak Nylons,Gajara Bevel Group,Spentex and GM HR in Kirloskar Brother. After that He moved to academics and has worked for 12 years as professor in Rajarma Bapu Institute of Mgmt, Tirupati Inst. of Mgmt as director and presently associated with Sinhagad School of Business Mgmt.