Dr. Dhrupad MathurDeputy Director - Faculty Management at S P Jain School of Global Management
Dr Dhrupad Mathur works as Associate Professor in IT Management area with S P Jain School of Global Management, Dubai UAE since 2008. Within this tenure he has served in various administrative positions including the Director of Industry Projects(Dubai) from year 2008 to 2016, then as Assistant Dean of the Executive MBA program during 2016-2017 and thereafter as Deputy Director-Faculty Management(Global) till date. S P Jain Global has been ranked among the world's top B-schools in various global rankings. Most recently, ranked #4 for the 1-year MBA program by The Wall Street Journal Ranking 2018.
With over 19 years of professional experience in ICT education, policy and consulting, Dr. Mathur is a Science graduate with MBA and a master's degree in Public Administration. His Doctorate degree is in the area of e-Business Transformations, from JNVU India wherein he conceptualized the e-Business Process Transformation Grid (Ph.D, 2004).
He has been a United Nations Fellow for the Working Group on Internet Governance (UNO Geneva, 2005) and has also served in the Strategy Council of the UN GAID (Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies and Development, NY, 2009–11). He was recognized as ‘Emerging Leaders of the Digital World’ by Diplo Foundation Geneva (2007) and later as the Hon. Coordinator for Internet Governance Capacity Building in Asia.
Prior to joining SP Jain Global, he was a Senior Consultant for the National e-Governance Plan, working on the e-Government policy initiatives for the Govt. of India, at the Ministry of Communications & IT, New Delhi. As an academic and a practitioner, his specialist subject interests include: E-Business, E-Government, Digital Transformation and Disruptive technologies.  In UAE, he has been actively associated with various prominent regional industry forums as a speaker, program chair and panel member including the Cloud MENA Forum, Smart Data Summit, WAN Summit, DSO Tech Forum etc.