Sushil Kumar

FPM (Ph.D); MPhil; M.A.

Assistant Professor

School of Business, Chandigarh, Block A


Sushil Kumar is an Assistant Professor in the area of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship. He is currently pursuing Fellow Program in Management (FPM) under the Department of Business Policy and Strategic Management at Indian Institute of Management Raipur India. He has completed MPhil with specialization in Planning and Development from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) and pursued Master in Social Entrepreneurship (MBA equivalent) from the School of Management and Labor Studies at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

In addition to being a member of the Strategic Management Society, (2017- 2018) and the Academy of International Business (2017-2018), he was also the Executive Coordinator for Global Summit for Corporate Social Responsibility (GSCSR), IIM Raipur, 2015. He carries industrial experience working with Nidan Microfinance as their Chief Operations Manager. 

His current researches are primarily in the areas of entrepreneurship and venture creation process, family business, competitive strategy, corporate strategy, international business, international entrepreneurship, emerging economies, and corporate social responsibility. He has published research papers in reputed management journals indexed in ABDC and SSCI. He has also published a management case with IVEY case publishing. He is currently working on a few research papers targeted at Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal. He has presented papers in international conferences organized by Strategic Management Society (SMS) at Hyderabad India and Sau Palo, Brazil, Academy of International Business (AIB), and Pan IIM conferences held in India.


FPM (PhD) – Business Policy and Strategic Management

Indian Institute of Management, Raipur

M.Phil – Planning and Development

Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay

M.A. in Social Entrepreneurship

School of Management and Labour Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai


Assistant Professor- Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship, University of Fraser Valley, Canada, (Chandigarh, India campus)

Teaching Assistant, Indian Institute of Management, Raipur


Book Chapters

  • Kumar Sushil, Kumar S, & Das S, (2016). Emerging Constraints Diminishing Effectiveness Of CSR Initiatives In India. In Sahay, B.S., Das, S., Chatterjee, B., Subramaniam, G., & Venkat Rao. (Eds.), CSR: The New Paradigms. Bloomsburry Publishing, New Delhi.
  • Das S., & Kumar Sushil (2016). Strategy and CSR. In Sahay, B.S., Das, S., Chatterjee, B., Subramaniam, G., &Venkat Rao. (Eds.), CSR: The New Paradigm. Bloomsburry Publishing, New Delhi

Teaching Cases

Sushil Kumar, & Satyasiba Das (2015). IOCL- Vertical Specialization to Vertical Integration (Public Sector Enterprises in Emerging Countries 1/8 – Maharatna Companies in India), IVEY Case Publishing.  

Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

  • Kumar, S., Kumar, S. & Das, S. (2015, May). Emerging constraints diminishing effectiveness of CSR initiatives in India, Global Summit on Corporate Social Responsibility (GSCSR), organized by IIM Raipur, IICA, & NLSIU Bangalore, India International Center, New Delhi, India
  • Sinha, P.; Kumar, S. & Das, S. (2015, May). Defining and Classifying the Concept of Inclusiveness in CSR, Global Summit on Corporate Social Responsibility (GSCSR), organized by IIM Raipur, IICA, & NLSIU Bangalore, India International Center, New Delhi, India.
  • Kumar, S. & Das. S. (2014, November). Theoretical insight into the changing pattern in strategic Behavior of early-stage entrepreneurship, The Second Pan-IIM World Management Conference, Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.
  • Kumar, S. & Das, S. (2015, December). IOCL: Vertical Specialization to Vertical Integration, Strategic Management Forum, 18th Convention, IIFT New Delhi
  • Kumar, S., Ali, S. & Das, S (19-21 April 2017). Advanced Economies’ Global Start-ups Adapting to Dynamic Competitive Environment in Emerging Markets through Strategic Experimentation, Academy of International Business (AIB)- India Chapter Conference, 2017, Symbiosis International University, Pune, India
  • Kumar, S., & Das, S. (14-16 December 2017). Motives towards Entrepreneurship and Role of Local Institutions Affecting Entrepreneurial Intentions, 5th PAN-IIM WMC 2017 Conference, Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, India
  • Kumar, S., Ali, S. & Das, S. (15-17March, 2018). Developed Economies’ Born Globals’ Strategies in Emerging Economies, Strategic Management Society (SMS) Special Conference, Sau Palo, Brazil.
  • Entrepreneurship and Venture Creation Process
  • Strategic Management
  • Strategic Classics
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Strategic Execution and Corporate Responsibility
  • Competitive Strategy
  • International Business
  • General Management
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility