Past Education

  • MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, 1999
  • MS, University of Wyoming, U.S.A., 1993
  • B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, 1991

Research

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Chakravarty, D., Hsieh, Y. Y., Schotter, A. P., & Beamish, P. W. (forthcoming). Multinational enterprise regional management centres: Characteristics and performance. Journal of World Business

  • Ojha, A.K., & Chakravarty, D. 2012. Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility: A Role for Corporate India in Rural Primary Education. Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode Society & Management Review, 1(2): 55-63.

Working Papers

  • Chakravarty, D., Schotter, A., & Beamish, P.W., “Alignment and Subsidiary Performance”. Preliminary empirical studies completed; work in progress to build a larger sample study with stronger variable operationalization.

  • Chakravarty, D., & Schotter, A., “Hassle Factor and Subsidiary Performance”. To be revised following conference feedback from the Academy of International Business annual conference 2016.

  • Liu, S., & Chakravarty D., “An Emerging Multinational Company’s Internationalization: From Supplier to Brand Leader”. Preliminary qualitative studies completed; work in progress to collect additional data and build robust linkages between theory, data, and findings.

Conference Presentations

  • Liu, S., & Chakravarty, D., “An Emerging Multinational Company’s Internationalization: From Supplier to Brand Leader”. Accepted for presentation at the Academy of International Business annual conference, Dubai, UAE, July 2017.
  • Chakravarty, D., Schotter, A.P., & Beamish, P.W. 2016. Hassle Factor and Subsidiary Performance. Presented at the Academy of International Business and the Association of Japanese Business Studies annual conferences, New Orleans, USA, June 2016.

  • Chakravarty, D., Schotter, A.P., Pinkham, B.C., & Beamish, P.W. 2015. The Impact of Prior Subsidiary Relatedness on New Subsidiary Performance. Presented at the Academy of International Business annual conference, Bangalore, India, June 2015.

  • Chakravarty, D., 2015. Caught Between Two Worlds: Subsidiary Managers and Executive Attention. Presented at the Academy of International Business annual conference, Bangalore, India, June 2015.

  • Chakravarty, D., & Ojha, A.K. 2012. Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility: A role for Corporate India in Rural Education. Presented at the Society for Global Business and Economic Development, 4th Research Symposium, Bangalore, India, July 2012.

Teaching

Instructor

  • Ivey Business School, Western University. Instructor, International Joint Ventures and Alliances, Core Course (MSc in International Management, Fall 2016, 38 students, 12 weeks). Overall Instructor Effectiveness Rating: 6.6/7.
  • Kings College, Western University. Guest Lecturer, Cross-Cultural Management, Core Course (2nd year Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies, Fall 2016).
  • Ivey Business School, Western University. Guest Lecturer, Business Strategy and Sustainability, Elective (4th year Honors in Business Administration, Fall 2015).
  • Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. Guest Lecturer, Creating High Performance Organizations, Core Course (Executive Education Programme in Leadership/Human Resource Management, Fall 2011).

Teaching Assistant

  • Ivey Business School, Western University. Global Marketing and Planning, Elective (4th year Honors in Business Administration, Winter 2014).
  • Ivey Business School, Western University. Corporations and Sustainability, Elective (4th year Honors in Business Administration, Winter 2014).

Case Studies

  • Dwarka Chakravarty and Paul W. Beamish. 2015. IMAX Expansion in BRIC Economies. Ivey Case # 9B15M028.
  • Dwarka Chakravarty, Oana Branzei, and Haiying Lin. 2014. WWF’s Living Planet @Work: Championed by HP. Ivey Case # 9B14M014.

Academic Service

Reviewer

  • Academy of International Business, Annual Conferences 2015, 2016, 2017.
  • Association of Japanese Business Studies, Annual Conference 2016.
  • Academy of Management, Annual Conferences 2014, 2015.

Other

  • Session Chair, Association of Japanese Business Studies, Annual Conference, 2016.
  • Judge, Indian School of Business – Ivey Business School Global Case Competition, 2017.
  • Judge, MSc in International Management Case Competition, Ivey Business School, Western University, 2016.
  • Judge, Honors in Business Administration Case Competition, Ivey Business School, Western University, 2016.
  • Vice-President Academic, PhD Association, Ivey Business School, Western University, 2015-2016.

Honours/Awards

  • Best Paper Finalist, Academy of International Business annual conference, 2015.

  • Outstanding Reviewer, Academy of Management annual conference, 2014.

  • Winner, Case Writing Competition (for case WWF’s Living Planet @Work: Championed by HP), European Foundation for Management Development, 2014.

  • Plan for Excellence Doctoral Fellowship, Ivey Business School, 2013-2017.

  • Director’s Academic Merit List, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, 1998-1999.

  • Member, Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honor Society, USA, 1993.

Professional Experience

  • Director, Consulting and Premier Support Services, Microsoft, Manila, Philippines, 2009-2011.

  • Director, Consulting, Microsoft, Bangalore, India, 2006-2009.

  • Executive Consultant, Atos KPMG Consulting, London, UK, 1999-2005.

  • Senior Field Engineer, Schlumberger Asia Services, Mumbai, India, 1994-1996.