Punit, Author at Institute of Management
Institute of Management, Nirma University - Logo

Educational Qualification

    PhD (IIT-Kharagpur)

Research Area



  • Assistant Professor


  • Strategy and Entrepreneurship

General Information

  • 07971652691

  • Wing-104, Ground Floor, M Block, Institute of Management-Nirma University S G Highway-Ahmedabad, Gujarat


  • Punit Saurabh, a doctorate from IIT-Kharagpur, has a rich experience in the domain of Entrepreneurship and family business practices. He has been a Research fellow at the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) and has handled key innovation funding and commercialization programs in the past. In the year 2010, he was nominated for India Innovation Growth Program, a study tour to IC2 at UT Texas, Austin which was supported by IUSSTF, FICCI and Lockheed Martin. He currently Chairs the Center for Family Business and Entrepreneurship at Nirma University. His key area of teaching includes family business practices, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, International Relations and International Businesses etc. His research interests include topics as diverse as Healthcare Management, Transnational Entrepreneurship, Women Entrepreneurship development and Entrepreneurship ecosystem to name a few. He has research papers in leading national and international journals. He has also conducted high pitch doctoral conferences at IMMU. He regularly contributes articles on strategic and geopolitical affairs for Nikkei Asian Review, US Naval Institute, Defense News, Taiwan Times and other defense and strategic journals. He is on the Editorial Board of Technology Innovation Management Review (TIMR) and Raksha Anirveda, a defense strategy journal. He has conducted AICTE supported training programmes and also occasionly delivers invited talks. He recently concluded a Research project for RESPOND-ISRO as a Co-PI. Currently, he administers the CESTour , a Sustainable tourism project sponsored by the European Union.