Trilochan Sastry

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Decision Sciences and Information Systems



Professor Sastry is a faculty member in the Decision Sciences and Information Systems Area. His interests and work, however, include supply chain and operations, as well as social entrepreneurship, rural development, and good governance. He was the Dean at IIMB from 2008 to 2011.

Professor Sastry has published in international journals related to Operations Research and on broader topics related to Supply Chain Management, Telecommunications, Software, Automobile Industry, and Social Entrepreneurship. He has, to his credit, a number of management cases on Operations Management, Ethics, Change Management, and Electoral Reforms.

He has been Visiting Professor or Scholar at the International University of Japan, Niigata, Japan; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA; and Associate Dean (Research) and Professor at the Indian School of Business.

He has consulted for various corporate, government, and international agencies on wide-ranging issues such as corporate strategy, restructuring of organizations, evaluation of large development programmes, cooperatives/producer companies, and governance. He also does pro-bono work for NGOs and the development sector.

His work for civil society has been recognized and he has received various awards including the CNN-IBN, NDTV, TOI Indian of the Year. He has received Distinguished Alumni Award from IIT Delhi and also Outstanding Young Teacher Award from the Association for Indian Management Schools.

  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • MBA, IIM Ahmedabad, India
  • BTech, IIT Delhi, India