Dr. Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi
Incomparable Enthusiasm and Unending Energy
For almost two decades I have known Professor Vinay Nangia as a Professor, Head of the Department at IIT Roorkee, Ph.D. Guide, and as Consultant to the various projects assigned to IIT Roorkee from UNDP, World Bank, Government of India, State Governments and MNCs. Prof. Nangia has served as a banker in India and abroad, as a top-level business executive in India and overseas and in Education domain as a Professor for a total period of 46 years. In addition to being Head of Department of Management Studies three times, he has been on the boards and councils of various universities and likes of All India Management Association (AIMA) Beuaro of Indian Standards (BIS) and Indian Institute of Material Management. He has authored two books, one on Management Education i.e. “Masters Speak” and another on Banking “Smart Banking- an Introduction”. His social work in rural areas is well recognized and appreciated. Prof. Nangia has a multifaceted personality. A man with a pleasant disposition, always cheerful, with incomparable enthusiasm and unending energy. Dr. Vinay Nangia is a sweetheart of students who swear by him. He is always available to students of all age groups for any guidance, advice, help, support, and mentoring: be it for higher education, placements, job hunt, preparing CV or preparation for Interviews or career counselling. Students come to him for the choice of courses, programs, colleges, universities, choice of companies, career, and even for preparation for Civil Services exams conducted by UPSC-particularly Interviews.