I’m Deepak Bhatt

I am a Writer

I am a Doer

A Management Practitioner

I am Deepak Bhatt

Deepak Bhatt is a communication, media engagement and publications professional. Currently he manages communication at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), one of Asia’s finest B-schools. Before that, he was Vice President (Gujarat Operations), BW Businessworld magazine, one of India’s leading business magazines.

Domain Expertise:

Print Media, Digital Media, Publications


Media Relations, Media Engagement, Communication Management, Business Operations, Distribution, Team Building & Team Systems Optimization

Current Role:

At the IIMA, Deepak

  1. Designs and implements the external and internal communication strategies
  2. Contributes his expertise to building an agile, pro-active communication team and its systems
  3. Guides the online engagement and global outreach program

Key Qualities:

Deepak is a go-getter, someone who brings about significant impact in businesses processes and outcomes. He creates sustainable value and efficient systems wherever he works. His ability to think clearly and come up with actionable ideas has hugely contributed to his work practice.

Recognitions and Awards:

  1. “Best Employee of the Month” at BW Businessworld Group
  2. “Leadership Award in Project Management” by CE Worldwide

Before his current role at the IIMA, Deepak was Vice President (Gujarat Operations), BW Businessworld magazine, one of India’s leading business magazines. He spearheaded the magazine’s growth and reinforced its presence in the region during his tenure.

Earlier, Deepak acted as a Strategic Management Consultant. His transformational insights, research-based strategies and leadership qualities have made him a well-respected professional.

Know Me Better


  • Stanford University

    2014 - 2015

    Associate Program in Technology Entrepreneurship

    Thesis: Startup Process GPA: 6.5
  • IESE Business School

    2014 - 2014

    Associate Degree in Globalisation of Business Enterprise

    Thesis: Making Organization Global
    GPA: 7.9

  • IIM Calcutta

    2011 - 2012

    Executive Program in Human Resource Management

    Course: Strategic Management, Leadership Skills
    Grade: A+

  • ISTD, New Delhi

    2008 - 2013

    Post Graduate Diploma in Training & Development

    Courses: Training Design, Competency Mapping
    Grade: A+

  • National Law School of India University

    2010 - 2012

    Masters in Business Laws (Distance Education)

    Course: Corporate Laws, Media Laws, Industrial Relation Law
    Grade: A+

  • IIM Ahmedabad

    2009 - 2010

    Advanced Business Leadership Programme (ABLEP)

    Course: Leadership Development, Organization Behaviour

  • CMC Limited, New Delhi

    2001 - 2003

    E-Commerce with Diploma in Software Technology

    Courses: World of Internet, E-Commerce, Software Technologies
    Grade: A+

  • Saurashtra University, Rajkot

    2000 - 2003

    Bachelor of Commerce

    Courses: Accounting, Business Administration
    Grade: B-


  • IIM Ahmedabad

    2016 - Continue

    Manager - Communications, Public Relations & Digital Marketing

    Communications, Online Engagement, Public Relations, Press & Media, Advertising, Reputation Management.
  • BW | Businessworld

    2013 - 2016

    Head Gujarat Operations

    Advertising, Branding, Events, Subscription, New Initiatives.

  • Global Management

    2009 - NOW

    Founder & CEO

    Strategic Management Consultancy

  • Gujarat Samachar Daily

    2009 - 2013

    Project Manager

    Managed Project Management, Data Analysis.

  • Cadila Healthcare Limited

    2008 - 2009

    Sr. HR Executive

    Training & Development, Talent Management.

  • Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited

    2007 - 2009

    Officer HR

    Recruitment, Talent Identification, Training & Development


  • I am well versed with following management skills:.

    Inter-personal Skills
    Negotiation Skills
    Marketing Skills
    Presentation Skills
  • I am familiar with Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Flash.
    Microsoft Office
  • My mother tongue is Gujarati and I am also proficient with Hindi and English. Learning Bengali and German as well to enhance my vocabulary.

  • I have well rounded skill set in Management Plans, Coaching & Mentoring, Developing Online Branding, Market Analysis, Public Relations and Advertising.

    Management Plans
    Coaching & Mentoring
    Market Analysis
    Public Relations and Advertising
    Developing Online Branding

Honors and Awards

  • Star Performer of the Month 2015
    BW | Businessworld Group, New Delhi

  • One among the top 1% most viewed LinkedIn profiles for 2015
    LinkedIn, San Francisco, USA

  • Most Influential Management Consultant 2012
    LeadershipNow, USA

  • Excellence in Leadership Coaching 2012
    Virginia University


Where I Am Based

Get in Touch

Judges Bungalow Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat – India