About Speakers: STRATEGY - Big ideas for small businesses will be presented by Mr.Anil Sood who is an independent professional helping firms build growth capability through his customized learning and consulting solutions. He is a PGDM and Fellow from IIM, Ahmedabad and combines strong industry and academic experience of nearly 2 decades. His industry experience includes management accounts, business development and financial accounting assignments with Smithkline Beecham Consumer Health Limited, Scientific Engineering (P) Limited, Coca cola etc. At ASCI he was a Professor and Chairman, Money, Banking, Corporate Finance and Governance Area till January 2006.His core competencies lie in Risk Management, Corporate and Business Finance, Formulation of Growth Strategy and Organization Restructuring. PEOPLE - Strategic asset or significant blocks? will be presented by Dr G.Rajkumar who has over 20 years of experience in teaching, research, consulting and managerial functions. He is the Recipient of Ã¢â‚¬Å“Super Achiever AwardÃ¢â‚¬Â by Indira Group and Center for Change Mangement in 2004 and the recipient of the 11th Indira Gandhi Memorial National Award for Excellent Manager in 1999 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ presented by the Honorable Minister of Labour, Govt. of AP. India. He has worked with Alembic Group, Dr.ReddyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Laboratories Ltd and Infosys Technologies Ltd. He is an advisor Ã¢â‚¬â€œ HR, Naandi Foundation, Expert Panel Member of Price Waterhouse Coopers, HR Consulting Practice, Adjunct Professor Ã¢â‚¬â€œ SP Jain Institute, Mumbai, Dubai & Singapore, Learning & Development Consultant for a Global Bank major and also provides HR advisory services on Organizational structure, change management, leadership development, HR processes and training. FINANCE - Financial engineering to drive growth will be presented by Policy makers and senior management members of repute from banks or government institutions. This would aim at understanding the various products and services that can be availed and recognize the opportunities present for SMEs to plan and run their enterprise successfully. It would focus on how capital is no more a bottleneck for a developing organization.