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Suresh Kumar (born February 1955) was appointed the Assistant Commerce Secretary for Trade Promotion and Director-General of the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service by President Barack Obama on February 12, 2010.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Suresh Kumar was born in Secunderabad, India. His father was an Army Officer and his mother a musician. He spent the early part childhood in Delhi, where he attended Delhi’s St. Columba's School. He obtained a bachelors degree in Economics from Delhi University, an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, and is an alumnus of the Thunderbird International Consortium Program. Between 1970 and 1985 Kumar was news and sports anchor on national television in India.[2]

Currently, Kumar and his wife split their time between their residences in Princeton, NJ and Washington, DC. In addition to living in the United States, they have lived in India, Indonesia, Greece, Singapore and Canada and speak 6 languages. They have two adult children. Their daughter, Pooja Kumar, is an alumnus of Duke University and Harvard Medical School. She is a Rhodes Scholar and is currently working as a management consultant. Their son, Aditya Kumar, graduated from Georgetown University and holds a M.B.A. from Stanford University. Currently, he serves at the White House as the Deputy Assistant to the Vice President and Senior Advisor to the Chief of Staff.

Career[edit]

Kumar has spent over thirty years as an international businessman, consultant, and professor of management educations. Prior to joining the Obama administration, Kumar led global businesses of major US corporations and been responsible for business units across all continents.

Most recently Kumar was President & Managing Partner of KaiZen Innovation, a management consulting firm, which he founded in 2004, that develops global commerce by establishing public-private collaborations that spur development, helping businesses extend their global footprint, and installing global marketing processes and programs. At KaiZen, Kumar consulted on projects for leading institutions and corporations including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the African Development Bank and the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA). During his time as the Special Advisor to the Clinton Foundation, Kumar worked with Governments in Sub Saharan Africa and corporate CEOs to establish collaborative business models and execute farmer and market friendly programs to promote food security and stimulate economic development in the region

Kumar is published on issues related to global management and has served as an adjunct faculty member at the Schulich School of Business at Toronto’s York University and Bombay University in India and was appointed Professor of International Business at Rutgers University EMBA program.

Kumar has also served on the Board and councils of several organizations, including World Self-Medication Industry (WSMI), the American Management Association (AMA), the Association of National Advertisers (ANA), Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) and the Thunderbird School of Global Management. In 2004, Kumar was named Distinguished Executive-in-Residence by Thunderbird School of Global Management for his contributions to global trade.

References[edit]


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617 news items

The Straits Times

The Straits Times
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:37:01 -0700

Thiruppathi Veerapperumal, 26, is alleged to have caused the death of technician Murugaiya Suresh Kumar at Pandan Loop along an exit leading to West Coast Highway between 10.10pm and 10.33pm last Saturday. The victim, also 26, was an employee of ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:44:45 -0700

The extra personnel were assigned owing to the bad condition of the road,” said Traffic AC North Suresh Kumar. He added that some more police officials will be deployed soon to control the traffic and crowds during the Onam celebrations. When contacted ...

NDTV

Indian Express
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:07:30 -0700

Last week, a BMS activist Suresh Kumar was hacked to death allegedly by CPI(M) activists. Tweet This. A district-level RSS leader was hacked to death at Kannur in Kerala on Monday morning. The victim, identified as Manoj was attacked at Diamond mukku ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:31:29 -0700

As water levels brim following heavy rains more public are arriving at Himayatsagar to catch a glimpse of the filled reservoir in Hyderabad on Monday. Express Photo by A Suresh Kumar. HYDERABAD: The heavy rain that lashed Telangana and Andhra ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:33:45 -0700

1. People are being forced to resort to dangerous acrobatics at Lotus Pond locality in Jubilee Hills due to accumulation of knee deep flood water | A SURESH KUMAR. 2. Rain water lies stagnant on the roads of Musheerabad even after the rain stops due to ...

Economic Times

The New Indian Express
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:22:30 -0700

“We will chart out a detailed agitation plan next week after the committee headed by BJP legislators Suresh Kumar and V Somanna submits a report. Of the 541 acres of land denotified by the Siddaramaiah government, 119 acres have been denotified by the ...
 
Times of India
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:24:09 -0700

SP Anil Kumar Dhawan, DSP Suresh Kumar and other officers said that police got some vital clues about the assailant. They said police got the killer's mobile phone, a diary and the gun from the spot. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/followceleb.cms ...
 
Deccan Chronicle
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:18:45 -0700

... in Arkavathy Layouyt, Mr. Shettar said the committee decided to wait for submission of report by a committee headed by former minister Suresh Kumar, which was constituted to dig out documents pertaining to denotification by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.
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