digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

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 bachelor's 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]

Επίσημη επίσκεψη ΥΦΥΠΕΞ κ. Σ. Κουβέλη σε Ουάσιγκτον (4790163734).jpg

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]


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suresh_Kumar — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
495384 videos foundNext > 

suresh kumar collected songs

songs of suresh kumar.

best of suresh kumar

Timi Mero Jindagi Ko Kiran - Suresh Kumar - KRIPA UNPLUGGED SEASON 2

Join us at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kripa-Unplugged-Show/1401693093382554?ref=hl https://soundcloud.com/kripadrishyadigital Director Aman ...

yadi bhula bhae maafi deu malai - suresh kumar

This melodious nepali song "Yadi bhula bhae maafi deu malai" of Suresh Kumar is popular love song for music listeners who want to have different taste of ...

Aau Aba - Suresh Kumar

don't go away ......................

Timi Mero Aankhako:: Nepali Romantic Song:: Suresh Kumar:: Karaoke Version::

This song is meant for those ppls who are interested to listen to melodious nepali song. Suresh Kumar Chettri is popular nepali singer who hails from Darjeeling ...

HTV Countdown with Suresh Kumar(Exclusive)

priya timro samjhana by suresh kumar

new video from his new album (once again) .

Priya Timro - Suresh Kumar - - KRIPA UNPLUGGED SEASON 2

Join us at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kripa-Unplugged-Show/1401693093382554?ref=hl https://soundcloud.com/kripadrishyadigital Director Aman ...

ANJANAIMA song by Suresh Kumar... a LOCATION NEPAL production

Location Nepal presents ANJANAIMA song by Suresh Kumar from album ANJANAIMA music video.. Lyrics, compose, song - Suresh Kumar Direction - Kamal ...

495384 videos foundNext > 

6459 news items

 
NYOOOZ
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:10:41 -0700

The petitioner's counsel B S Suresh Kumar pointed out that Section 77(1) of the Representation of the People Act makes it mandatory for every candidate to keep a separate and correct account of all expenditure incurred by him or by his election agent.

NYOOOZ

The Hindu
Sun, 31 May 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Suresh Kumar raped the 45-year-old woman, a domestic help, and pushed her out of a car in Neelankarai on Saturday afternoon. Neelankarai police said the woman was on her way to work when a Tata Indica Car pulled over around 2 p.m. on Saturday.
 
The New Indian Express
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:52:30 -0700

Former deputy CM R Ashoka, former law minister Suresh Kumar and others are expected to be in Bengaluru on Tuesday morning. “We have already spent nearly `50 lakh to fight the legal battle to hold polls on time. There is no question of going back on ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:03:45 -0700

But a reading of his decision ought to serve as an important reminder of the deep damage wreaked by the Indian Supreme Court's decision in December 2013, in Suresh Kumar Koushal v. Naz Foundation. Here, in a judgment authored by Justice G.M. Singhvi ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Sun, 28 Jun 2015 15:52:30 -0700

When asked about mandatory voting, Suresh Kumar said voting was made mandatory during the gram panchayat elections without penalty. “There was just 0.535 per cent increase in this year's gram panchayat elections compared to the previous election,” he ...
 
GreaterKashmir.com
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:52:30 -0700

The locals including Mohammad Azam, Suresh Kumar and others said that main irrigation canal network of the area is lying defunct while the authorities have failed to take notice of their problems despite repeated pleas. “Hundreds of kanals of paddy ...

The Indian Talks

The Hindu
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:00:00 -0700

While interacting with press persons after releasing OUCET-2015 here on Monday, Registrar, OU, Professor E. Suresh Kumar said that the TS government had also shown positive signals for taking up recruitment. “We are preparing a consolidated report on ...
 
Economic and Political Weekly
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 03:11:49 -0700

K Palanisami (k.palanisami@cgiar.org) is with the International Water Management Institute, South Asia Regional Offi ce, Hyderabad; D Suresh Kumar (rithusuresh@yahoo.com) is with the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore; R P S Malik ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight