DR. E MURALI DARSHAN

DR. E MURALI DARSHAN

Principal Director - FBS

Professor Emeritus – IIFT, Delhi
Former Professor – Memphis University, USA
Former Professor – University of Ashland, USA

Dr. E. Murali Darshan, a noted academic, policy advisor and foreign trade analyst, did his PhD on Impact of WTO on India’s International Trade special reference to Services Exports from Osmania University. For over a decade he taught at the prestigious Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, He was Associated with WIU (Western International University USA) as visiting Professor Teaching International Business and International Business Environment. He works at University of Ashland and Memphis University, USA. He is instrumental in starting the MBA International Business at JNTU Hyderabad, Academic Governing body member of Indian Institute of Packaging, Worked as Consultant and Professor Management Department at National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Hyderabad NIPER and founder of MBA Pharm.
QUALIFICATIONS : Ph.D. Impact of WTO on India’s international trade special
Reference to services exports Osmania University, Hyderabad…
: EMIT Executive Masters in International Trade (Indian
Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi 2001
: CCITL Certificate course in international trade logistics (Indian
Institute of Foreign Trade New Delhi 2000
: CCEM Certificate Course in Export Marketing) Indian Institute
of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, 1999.
: M.B.A. Marketing) Osmania University, Hyderabad, October 1993

Dr. E. Murali Darshan has been responsible for conducting path breaking studies and research and both initiating as well as formulating central government and state government’s policies with respect to foreign trade. He was responsible for the Central Government initiatives: Focus Africa, Focus Latin America, How to create Indian brand image in USA market and traveled extensively. In addition he formulated the Foreign Trade Policy of Andhra Pradesh based on his report on AP Export Potential. Several things were developed and This became the benchmark for similar exercises by many other states in India, in which, Dr. E. Murali Darshan, as expected, played a critical role. He also serves on the Boards of many major companies across a variety of industry verticals; and has been instrumental in designing developing and guiding educational programs in the field of management, international business, Foreign Trade and WTO. Dr. E. Murali Darshan is one of the foremost experts in the country in the field of Foreign Trade and International Business,. He is currently serving as lead Consultant for the training of the SAARC Officials. Recently he was invited as speaker on FTA’s for the 4th GLOBAL ECONOMIC SUMMIT Organised by World Trade Centre.