Prof. Sonjaya GaurDr Sonjaya S Gaur is currently Professor of Marketing at the Sunway University Business School, Malaysia. He is also Vice President (Scholarship) of Academy of Global Business Advancement (AGBA). He has been the Director on the board of Bank of India (NZ) Limited during 2012-2017. Prior to this, he was an Associate Professor of Sales and Marketing at the Department of Marketing, AUT School of Business, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand. At AUT, he was also the head (academic leader) of the Sales Management area. Prior to joining AUT, he was an Associate Professor of Marketing at the SJM School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay and Marketing discipline chair at the SP Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Bombay.
He has also consulted many multinational corporations including GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Advanced Medical Optics (AMO), Johnson & Johnson, HSBC, Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, RFCL, Geologistics India Ltd., 1mailspot.co.nz limited, Pajas Infopath, KMPL, SGS and Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd. In recognition of his contributions as a teacher and educator, IBC Cambridge has conferred him with the distinction of being among the “Top 100 Educators 2008 of the World”, and “Leading Educators of the World”. Dr Gaur has also been conferred with the Award for Excellence in Teaching in Management at IIT Bombay. He has also received several “best paper” awards for his research.