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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 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]

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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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Deccan Herald
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:03:45 -0700

Demanding a ban on chewing tobacco in Karnataka, BJP MLA S Suresh Kumar wondered why the State government, which had taken a step in this direction, had backtracked from enforcing it. Addressing the media in Bengaluru on Thursday, Kumar said that ...
 
The Hindu
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:11:15 -0700

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Evaluation Committee's recommendation to include K. Suresh Kumar, a 1989 batch IAS officer, on the panel for promotion as Principal Secretary. Mr. Kumar was formerly the Secretary to the Chief Minister during V.S. ...

Times of India (blog)

Times of India (blog)
Mon, 04 May 2015 02:33:45 -0700

... carry 1,008 milk pots to the Mundaka Kanni Amman Temple in Mylapore, Chennai, on the occasion of Chitra Pournami festival. The full moon day of Chithirai, the first month of the Tamil calendar, is considered auspicious by many. (Photo: C Suresh Kumar).
 
Daijiworld.com
Mon, 04 May 2015 08:11:15 -0700

Responding to the demand by senior BJP leader and former minister S Suresh Kumar challenging the government to demolish the KPCC office located on Miller Tank Bed and KempeGowda Bus Stand on Dharmambudhi lake bed, Reddy hit back by saying: ...

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Mon, 04 May 2015 04:15:00 -0700

Speaking at a press conference here on Monday, former Minister and BJP MLA S. Suresh Kumar challenged the Government to demolish the State Congress party office built on Millers tank, Kempegowda bus-station on Dharmambudhi tank, and Karnataka ...

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Mon, 04 May 2015 02:45:00 -0700

Suresh Kumar Jat and Pannasingh Chohan from Bandhu Public School and Darshan Kumar Sharma, a clerk at the confidential section of RBSE are in custody with him. Two teachers, Kedarmal Bagdia and Baggaram from Barmer have been sent to judicial ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Sun, 03 May 2015 17:33:45 -0700

Dr Suresh Kumar K is behind the reddish frames, which portray the rituals in temples. Rajeevan E P had showcased the emotions of people who perform Theyyam in the northern districts. While Sajna Muhammed Ameen had contributed her frames from ...

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Mon, 04 May 2015 04:03:45 -0700

Bengaluru, May 4 (ANI): Former Karnataka law minister Suresh Kumar on Monday opined that Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer M N Vijaykumar, who was dismissed days before he was due to retire, was sacked due to his 'outspokenness'.
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