Prof. P. S. Joan Kingsly started his career as a Management trainee and turned subsequently to academics with over 8 years of teaching and 2 years of corporate experience. He is presently the Chair - Learning Academy, has been with the Institute for the last one year. His areas of interest include Marketing, Business Communication, Economics, Entrepreneurship and General Management. He teaches Marketing, Business Communication and Economics courses at the institute. He has produced 15 M. Phil and guided more than 100 MBA projects. He has also organized several International, National Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and Management Meets etc. He has authored and coauthored in several research articles published in professional National and International Journals and also attendant and presented research articles in many National and International conferences.