Profile of the Coach
“In my humble opinion,
Whatever be the form of coming together…
Religion, Business for profit, Non-profit Association
The ultimate aim of mankind is
To scale up the ladder of overall progress
that embraces personal, professional and spiritual spheres.”
Endeavouring for this cause at back of his mind for past 4 decades Dr. Pramod Damle has interacted with thousands of people in the age-group 10- to 80+, a cross-section including Students, Teachers, Scientists, Judges, IAS/IPS/Army Officers, Directors, Entrepreneurs & Laymen in the forms of coaching, counselling, mentoring, training, education, consulting, articulation etc. on a range of topics like Education, IT, Banking, Career Transition, Physiological and Psychological Wellbeing, Spirituality and Spadework-of-Superannuation … benefiting both the parties in all such dialogues.
Having received instructions in Maths & Stats, IT, Laws, Banking & Finance, Psychology, Quality, Project Management, Cyber-security and Systems Audit he has balanced his career between practice & preaching. On one hand he contributed to academic organizations like IIM, Symbiosis, IGNOU, University of Pune, Yashada (Maharashtra Government’s apex academy), RBI’s IDRBT, PMI, ISACA, ISC2 etc. as Professor, HoD, Distinguished Fellow, and on the other hand served corporates like SBI, IBM, Reliance, New India Assurance, L&T, Oil India, various banks etc. in the capacity of manager, auditor, consultant, business unit head, director & so on. In addition, with the mantle of an entrepreneur he launched his own consulting company, operated it for over a decade and then wound it up before taking a plunge into academics.
Working as professor & head of research and consulting at SITM – Symbiosis’ telecom B-school at Pune – for the past five years, he has authored several research papers/ articles & few books, and has been guiding research at PG & PhD level at Symbiosis International University for eclectic domains of mobile technology, impact of social media on people, knowledge management, role of army in disaster management, bearing of ancient Vedic scriptures on modern management, etc. Based at Pune, he offers psychological counselling, as a social service, on various life stages i.e. adolescence, pre-marital, marital and old age, in his pastime.