Dr. Shrikar Dole
Dr. Shrikar Dole, is a highly-experienced expert in International Trade and in formulation of sustainability policies. An M.B.A. in International Business and Ph.D. in International Trade Relations with further specialization in international trade from CBI, Netherlands and Euro Academy, Belgium. His research on Central Asian countries during late Nineties, became the basis on which Foreign Trade Policy for central Asian economies was developed. Dr. Dole has actively been involved in establishing specialized International Business division for major corporate in the field of Textiles, Chemicals, Engineering, etc.
Dr. Dole has been closely associated in formulating sustainability policies in various capacities with private sector and government agencies. He is a member of various committees under various Ministries in India. He was first Chief Operating Officer of India Engineering centre to showcase the Indian engineering capabilities in North and South Americas based in USA and later he was first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of India Trade Centre in Europe. He is credited with a number of successful Joint ventures and strategic partnerships. His focus has always been small & medium enterprises. He is an expert in International Technology Transfer.
Dr. Dole is an eminent speaker on international trade, clean technologies and sustainability in various forums like Asia Society, Kellogg’s Institute, US India Business Council, Eurochambers, US Asia Forum, Press and TV. He also visits a number of business schools with distinctive modules to provide students with idiosyncratic concepts, not normally covered by the course. He has developed avant-garde capacity building programs on sustainability & low carbon circular economy, with a network of global experts, Universities and Institutions, who work together to find solutions for Sustainable Development in the face of complex climate change challenges.
Dr. Dole with his rich experience spanning more than 30 years which includes the specialized area of sustainability for the last 20 years in various capacities both in Governments and private sector is founder CEO of SDG Foundation to promote Corporate Sustainability. He is an Associate with Environment Management Centre, and Member of the Board of Advisers of IFAT India, Wastech Exhibitions as well as a member of Board of Studies of NMIMS Global Access School for continuing studies. Dr Dole is a member of CITEP’s Board of Advisory and Board of Studies.
He is an ex-Air Force Fighter Pilot.