Ganesh Kumar Nidugala is currently Professor of Economics (since 2007) at IIM Indore. He obtained his Ph.D. (Fellow title) from IIM Ahmedabad in 1993. He served as Member, BoG, IIM Indore during 2009-13, Dean (admin) (2012-14) and Dean(Academic) (2014-2016) at IIM Indore. He was awarded with Ford Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Economics (1996-97) under which he pursued research and course work at Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, U.S.A. His work experience includes teaching at T.A.Pai Management Institute, Manipal (1993-97), IIM Indore (1997-2001) and Stansfield School of Business, Singapore (2001-2007). He was conferred with Dewang Mehta Best teacher award in 2011, best teacher award by IIM Indore (2012), and Education Leadership award by the World Corporate Universities Congress in 2014. He has presented several papers and cases in Indian and International conferences, published cases in Richard Ivey and Economic Times case center and, published research papers Journals such as International Journal of Corporate Governance, Journal of Developing Areas, Journal of Public Affairs, International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, Journal of Emerging Market Finance, Economic and Political Weekly, The Indian Economic Journal, Bank Parikrama, Finance India, Indian Economic Panorama, Indore Management Journal etc. The cases he co-authored have won best case award in 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference held at University of Wollongong, Dubai, 2015 and IIM RAIPUR- ET CASES Award at the Global Summit on Management Cases, held at IIM Raipur, 2016.