Ankur Shiv Bhandari is a Senior Lecturer in International Business at St Mary’s University. He is passionate about the capability of individuals and organisations to develop and implement strategy, as well as leading with purpose, with a particular focus on shopper understanding.
Ankur has worked with consumer goods, retail and services organisations for more than 20 years. He has worked with organisations and governments on varying challenges across capability, sales, customer and trade marketing, technology adoption and public service. Ankur has consulting and business development and direction experience in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. His experience includes capability building, creating sales and marketing strategies, and delivering sales results as both an employee and a consultant of Fortune 100 organisations in developed and emerging markets.
He has become involved in the professional higher education sector to help build the capability of future generations through his experience.
Ankur holds an MBA from Leicester Business School and is pursuing his Phd in Strategy.