Dr. Anil Vishnu Vaidya
Prof. - Area Head - Information Management (2011 to Present) Doctorate (University of Bradford, UK), MBA (University of Akron, USA)
SPJIMR (Formerly SP Jain Institute of Management and Research)
Dr. Anil Vaidya is Professor of Information Management, also holds responsibility as Area Head of ‘Information Management’ at S. P. Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai. He has been with SPJIMR since January 2011. Prior to joining SPJIMR he was industry practitioner for 33 years, in CIO roles in MNCs such as Philips, Rhone-Poulenc and Parke-Davis. In Philips he progressed from Country role, as Sr. Director IT, to Cluster Director role to Asia-Pacific role to Global role; was based in Eindhoven, Netherlands, in Philips IT HQ for 3 years.
Post industry career, past 8 years Dr. Vaidya has been a full time Academician, one year with Symbiosis, Pune as Director of SCIT, and after that in Mumbai with SPJIMR since 2011. Earlier he has taught for Mumbai University MMS, MMM, MFM, MIM programs at NMIMS and JBIMS as visiting faculty for 20 years.
Academically, Dr. Vaidya graduated as Doctor of Business Administration from University of Bradford, UK, in 2011. He did his MBA from University of Akron, Ohio, USA, in 1982. He has his bachelor degrees from University of Mumbai; B.Sc. (Mumbai, 1972), B. Sc. (Tech) (Mumbai, 1975). Recently he completed his LLB from University of Mumbai (2013-2016) to consolidate his law base in Cyberlaws. Dr. Vaidya also holds global certifications from ISACA viz. CISA and CISM. He is also certified as ITSM.