About Rajiv Agarwal – RAJIV AGARWAL




Professor of Family Business, Strategy and Entrepreneurship.

SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR)

Bhavan’s College Campus, Andheri (West),

Mumbai 400 052. INDIA.






Download CV here Rajiv Agarwal CV

Email : rajivgagarwal@gmail.com


  • Over twenty years experience as an entrepreneur and in working in family businesses
  • Currently advising business families on issues like family offices structuring, succession, wealth management and business planning.
  • Board Member and Member of Advisory Boards on various companies.
  • Board of Advisors, Faculty of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad.
  • Visiting Faculty at IIM Kozhikode (PGP)  and IIM Indore (Executive Education)
  • Executive Director, KRCD (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Educational Qualifications:

  • FFI Certificate in Family Business (CFBA) and Wealth Advising (CFWA)  by the Family Firm Institute, USA.
  • Ph.D. in Family Business from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani).
  • Masters in Management Studies (MMS) Bombay University, from SP Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) , Mumbai.
  • Owner/President Management Program, Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.
  • Executive Education Program, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, USA.
  • Bachelors of Commerce, (B.Com.) Sydenham College, Bombay University.



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