Prof. Dr. Kavil Ramachandran
Visiting Professor at the research and teaching area "Organisation and Development of Business Families"
Phone: +49 2302 926 515
Professor Ramachandran holds the Thomas Schmidheiny Chair for Family Businesses and Wealth Management at the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad, India. His main areas of research include professionalisation, governance, building resources and competitive strategies for family businesses. He is a member of various national governmental committees. He is also on the supervisory board of various companies and works as a consultant for family businesses, growing companies and developing institutions, both in India and abroad.
Professor Ramachandran has been a visiting lecturer at the Witten Institute for Family Business (WIFU) since 2012.
Main areas of work, research and interest
- Family business governance
- Challenges of professionalisation of family businesses
- Growth strategies
- New enterprise management