FACULTY – Tamhant Jain
(MBA – Harvard Business School; B.Tech – IIT Kanpur)
Tamhant is a cofounder at Northwest, based in Mumbai. He brings in his passion and experience in entrepreneurship and scaling up business to Northwest. He brings in his passion and experience in entrepreneurship and scaling up business to Northwest. Most recently Tamhant built Ivory Tag as a founder of India’s first complete line of lifestyle fashion accessories, and sold it to strategic investors. At Ivory Tag Tamhant drove product positioning, customer experience and retail expansion into major online and offline retailers. Previously he has served as CEO of Adonis, India largest consumer durable services Company where he developed Sales, HR & IT capabilities and led charge to get this 1200 people strong company ISO certified. Under his leadership Adonis added several large Indian and MNC clients in new business verticals. He has also served as Chief, Strategic Planning at Future Group, India’s largest retailer. He was responsible for critical business strategy projects apart from leading two services business. Tamhant had a 5-year stint in US with Tavant Technologies playing various functional roles from Software development to Sales and was instrumental in scaling up India operations. Tamhant completed his B Tech from IIT Kanpur and published 6 research papers in International conferences on AI and robotics. He was awarded Director’s letter of recognition for research excellence, Dean’s Merit Scholarship & Certificate of Merit for Academic Excellence. He completed his MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School. He served as COO – South Asian Business Association and Co-VP Conferences – Globalization Club.