Mr. Shailesh Goyal joins as a Chairman

Mr. Shailesh GoyalMr. Shailesh Goyal, Chairman, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

  • Shailesh Goyal is Founder & Director of Simulations Public Affairs Management Services Pvt. Ltd.
  • Simulations was set up in 1997 as communication management agency as an extension of his vision after a decade-long stint with corporate houses like Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd. (The Times of India Group), Living Media India Ltd. (India Today Group), Torrent Pharmaceuticals and Vadilal Foods.
  • Under his leadership and able guidance, the firm is gradually growing to effectively manage the PR portfolios of organizations in varied industries like Lifestyle & Entertainment, Healthcare and Wellness, Telecommunications, Energy & Infrastructure among other disciplines.
  • A science graduate and Bachelor in Technology, Shailesh holds PGDM in Enterprises Management from Bangalore and MBA from B K School of Business Management, Ahmedabad. He brings to the institution Fifteen years of invaluable experience in the field of Corporate and Brand Reputation Management, besides work experience of a decade in leading corporate and media houses.
  • A hard-core movie buff and passionate about reading, He loves to travel, socialize and spend quality time with his family.
  • Client Experience

– Apollo Hospitals | Sterling Hospitals | Krishna Heart Institute | Shalby Hospitals | NH | CIMS

– Audi | BMW |Mahindra | Mercedes Benz | Landmark Honda Group | Volkswagen dealerships

– Kotak | HSBC | Vodafone | PepsiCo  | Sony Entertainment Television | Zee Television

– National Dairy Development Board | Sardar SarovarNarmada Nigam

– Corporations of Gujarat State’s Petroleum, Power, Ecology, Science & Technology etc amongst few many more.

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Prof. Nina Muncherji joins as a Vice Chair Person

Prof. Nina MuncherjiProf. Nina Muncherji , Vice Chairman, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Prof. Nina Muncherji a post graduate in Psychology has also done a Diploma in Training & Development from Indian Society for Training and Development, New Delhi. She has worked as a Research Associate for six years in the Organizational Behaviour area at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. She joined Institute of Management, Nirma University (IMNU), in 1997 more or less since its inception, as a Faculty in the area of Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management. At present she is the Programme Chairperson for the MBA (Family Business & Entrepreneurship) Programme. She has been a visiting faculty for Organizational Behaviour at several management institutes such as Ahmedabad Management Association, MICA – EDC, Chitkara Business School to name a few. She has taught courses at Florida Atlantic University, USA. She has visited China, Taiwan, South Korea, Australia, Singapore, USA, Dubai and Hong Kong on Institute Assignments. She is currently enrolled for her Ph.D.

Prof. Muncherji has published several research papers in journals published from India and abroad. She also published a series of Caselets on Management in Times of India (A News Daily), Ahmedabad Edition in 2001. She has also written Role Plays and Technical Notes in the area of OB & HRM which have been published by The European Case Clearing House, UK. She been conducting In-house training programmes for Public and Private Sector Organizations like Birla Copper; Torrent; Torrent Power, Rushil Décor Pvt. Ltd.; SPIPA; ONGC; IPCL; Gujarat Maritime Board; Zydus; NDDB; JMC Projects, Cadila, BPCL, L & T, Inspiron, Kalpataru, JK Lakshmi Cement, Bank of Baroda, Gandhi Labour Institute, GHCL and All India Radio for their Top and Middle Level Managers in the areas of Conflict Management, Decision Making, Leadership, Motivation, Negotiations, Communication Skills, Personality Development & Business Etiquette and Team Building.

She has also been a Consultant to ‘Torrent Power’ and ‘Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT)’. She has been delivering talks on Management related topics on All India Radio (AIR), Primary Channel.

She received “Outstanding Faculty” Award at Institute of Management, Nirma University Ahmedabad in 1999.

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Mr. Raj Nair, Joins as a Head-Corporate Communications

Mr. Raj Nair
Mr. Raj Nair, Head-Corporate Communications, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Successfully led, managed growth and turnaround situations. Over 28 plus years of progressive operational, sales, and general management experience up to senior management levels in both traditional and new economy products/markets & services.

Personal style fluency, leadership abilities and personal qualities gave the confidence to manage change and deliver outstanding results in a variety of organizations and market situations. Good understanding of new emerging businesses like Insurance, Telecom, Convergence, and Internet etc. Has had firsthand experience of the nature of evolvement/growth essential in these domains, Have successfully developed innumerable managers into enviable leaders. Has an experience of training, coaching more than 5,000 people which include middle and senior level management through the career. Commended and recognized both nationally and internationally through his professional career. Has always remained “No Box” thinker thereby, innovating “many firsts” in almost every industry where he worked.

Founder CEO & MD of Continuum Resources Pvt Ltd, With a clear vision at Enabling Individuals and Businesses to become SUCCESSFUL.

Being a practitioner himself for more than two and half decades and having been engaged in developing both individuals and businesses, is currently engaged with many organizations as an advisor/thinking partner and with a team of empanelled L&D professionals conducts ‘enablement’( prefers it to be termed ‘enablement’ rather than training ) programs for both individuals and companies alike. Visiting faculty and key note speaker at various institutions and organizations. A coach and mentor for many senior management individuals. Strong facilitation skills coupled with ability to connect across levels and an experiential approach adds in to the dossier. Fast paced solutions, creative techniques and innovative ideas coupled with his expertise in Management & Marketing areas and multi lingual abilities facilitate him as a fully dedicated and passionate trainer and coach specializing in Motivation, Behavior and Leadership Development. A Certified Member of the International Association of Facilitators, Mn, USA, Member of the International Association of Professional Life Coaches.Currently pursuing to be certified as a Life Coach under the mentorship of Mike Litman & Steve Jones of the American University of NLP. He is a philanthropist, a ‘Paul Harris Fellow’ from Rotary International keen to bring about social and spiritual sensitivity amongst people. An avid global traveler and a voracious reader

“ Writing and Painting gives me an outlet for my thoughts, Reading has always value added, Human behavior always intrigued me, Adventure treks and outings excites me, It is my DREAM to create, to build an enterprise which one day shall become a benchmark for others to be motivated, study and emulate ”

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Mr. Kartik Pandya joins as a Secretary

Kartik Pandya
Mr. Kartik Pandya, Secretary, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

“A determined, cost-effective focused professional with over 18-years of top-notch Administrative, Personnel and Facility Management experience, having excellent Logistics and HR skills”

  • Hotel Management Diploma, National Council of Hotel Management (1995), Govt. of India.
  • MBA in Human Resource Management from Jodhpur National University (2013)
  • Nouveau Une (Level-One) French language from Alliance Francaise, India (2000-2001)
  • Business English Certificate – BEC II, Cambridge University Program, British Library (2000-2001)
  • Human Behavioral Scientist journey to become an ISABS (Indian Society for Applied Behaviour Science) professional.

Professional synopsis

  • An accomplished and integrity driven professional offering multifaceted knowledge in decisive leadership, planning, strategizing and executing.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, negotiating and people management skills.
  • Independent self-starter and a time management follower.
  • Credited with success by creative thinking, problem solving, relationship building & mentoring.
  • Well-organized and highly efficient to work in a multi-tasking and dynamic environment.
  • Ability to plan, organizes, lead and supervise administration, personnel & facilities management, logistics and HR operations.
  • Possess strong combination of training and experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Windows and working knowledge of ERP solutions using SAP and Tally.


  • Pioneered business expansion projects & successfully implemented office infrastructure.
  • Managed large size team
  • Streamlined processes to reduce paperwork and documentation
  • Understand intricacies of operations ranging from administrative, personnel, facilities & HR management.
  • Defined Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for P&A, HR, Logistics and Procurements.
  • Employed highest levels of internal & external customer services and quality controls in daily management practices, to maintain client satisfaction and repeat business.
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Ms. Nitu Budhbhatt joins as a Treasurer

Ms. Nitu Budhbhatt, Treasurer, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Mr. Nitu Budhbhatt marketing professional from Mumbai, Nitu Budhbhatti, is an agile marketing strategist. She has spent 7 years in the corporate world with experiences in sales & marketing communications. She has worked with Citibank, HSBC, & Kotak Mahindra Bank. Her experience in sales and customer service is an advantage as she understands essential customer insights. This helps to identify marketing essentials and recommend effective marketing solutions. Having worked with MNCs and an Indian bank, a cross-cultural insight is a cutting-edge combination. A technologically savvy person, she is futuristic in approach. She carries insights into the building of strong brands, has implemented communication innovations which have profited corporate India. This contribution has revolutionized how corporate India communicates with stakeholders. She believes that a responsible marketeer builds brands that mobilize change.

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Ms. Neha Lal joins as Joint Secretary

Neha Lal
Ms. Neha Lal, Joint Secretary, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Neha is a Healthcare and Hospital Management Professional with more than 14 years of experience, having expertise in Hospital Operations, Quality Management & Improvement, Human Resource Management and Development, Strategic Alliances and Business development. Have held senior management position at various hospitals of Ahmedabad like SAL Hospital, Sterling Hospital, and Shalby Hospitals etc. Certified NABH counsellor for HCO (Healthcare Organization) from QCI (Quality Council of India), Associated with Many management institutes as visiting faculty for Post graduate courses in Hospital Management Courses. External Examiner and Paper setter for MHA (Masters in Hospital Administration) programme at Gujarat University. Recently she has be elected as the
Advisor to AHPI – (Association of Healthcare Providers – India) , New Delhi.


  • Cost Efficiency: Reduced operational cost achieved savings of the budget. Excellent Negotiation skills and is aware of best prices of medical consumables having worked in high volume set-ups.
  • Quality: Certified internal auditor for ISO 9001:2000. Is aware of complete ISO Certification, NABH and JCI Accreditation process by working in the implementation team of SAL, Sterling and Shalby Hospital.
  • Consultants Management: Has been the front line person at U N Mehta Cardiology Institute, SAL and Sterling Hospital to face the consultants for both listening to them and making sure pharmacy and medical protocols are implemented without many problems.
  • Patient Care & Safety: Responsible for management & organization of Pharmacy Protocols, Policies, Adverse Drug Reactions, Medication errors, Analysis and coordinating Pharmacy & Therapeutic Committee in the hospital.
  • Hospital Information System: Has strong implementation knowledge of the HIS software’s made by Sofscript (Careworks), Medics.
  • Certified Internal Auditor for ISO 9001: 2000 Certification
  • Associated with All Indian Institute of Local Self Govt (AIILSG), Ahmedabad, affiliated with Maharashtra University as Visiting Faculty for Masters in Hospital and Health Management course.
  • Advisor – AHPI (Association of Healthcare Providers – India), New Delhi
  • External Examiner and Paper Setter for MHA (Masters in Hospital Administration) Programme at Gujarat University
  • Visiting Faculty
    • For Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Management Course All India Institute of Local Self Government, Ahmedabad.
    • For Masters in Hospital Administration Course – ICRI (Institute of Clinical Research, India), Ahmedabad
    • Visiting Consultant at Gujarat State Police Welfare Hospital, Ahmedabad in Hospital Administration
    • Visiting Faculty for Masters in Hospital Administration (MHA) at Gujarat University
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Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania joins as a Joint Treasurer

Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania
Mr. Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania, Joint Treasurer, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania is Chief Quality Officer at Apollo Hospitals International Limited, Ahmedabad, a pioneer and one of the largest healthcare groups in Asia. He is responsible for planning, implementing & coordinating “Continuous Quality Improvement” program, assuring quality standards and NABH accreditation.

Before moving into corporate healthcare, he spent 05 years as Commissioned Officer with Indian Army Medical Corps (Ministry of Defence) and held many key medical & administrative positions at various military hospitals & field medical units. 

 He holds MBBS degree from Sardar Patel University; Certificate in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta; Certificate in Advance Project Management from Project Management Institute (PMI), USA and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Services from Sikkim Manipal University. He is extensively trained in Accreditation & Healthcare Quality Systems, including Lean Six Sigma (Black Belt). He is on the panel of Apollo Group’s Clinical Quality Audit Team for NABH & JCI accreditation. A keen academician, he is a part-time PhD student at Gujarat University and also serves as a visiting faculty at the Department of Hospital Management at BK School of Management, Ahmedabad.

 He has attended many seminars and workshops pertaining to his field and has delivered many talks on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. He was also invited as a speaker at International Conference on Healthcare Waste Management, held in Bangkok, Thailand in November 2012 and International Patient Safety Congress, held at Hyderabad in Oct 2013. He is also a life member of Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO).
An adventure sports enthusiast, he is a qualified & trained mountaineer, skier and an ardent runner. He has keenly participated in a number of marathons, cyclothones and various mountaineering expeditions in India and abroad. Many military & civil accolades are in his credit.

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Mr. Mitul Dadhania joins as Head – Working Committee

Mr. Mitul Dadhania
Mr. Mitul Dadhania, Head – Working Committee, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Making a living off making you famous On Internet & Managing your money | Social Media Strategist, Smart Internet Marketer, SEO/SEM Consultant, Problem Solver, Passionate Twittered, blogger and Listener. Creator of India’s Top Investment Portfolio Management Software Invest Plus Founder & CEO of WebChanakya, an Integrated Digital Marketing and Digital PR firm. WebChanakya works on online conversations and interactions, making complete user engagement with your brand and services.
Mitul is also the Founder and Director of Ideas Infosoft Private Limited.

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Mr. Pravin Parmar joins as a Member – Working Committee

Mr. Pravin Parmar
Mr. Pravin Parmar, Member – Working Committee, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Pravin is Microsoft Certified Professional/ Founder and CEO of Aequitas Information Technology Pvt. Ltd. As well as Founder of ManagerHR. He hails from a small town “Botad” and came to Ahmedabad in 2003 for higher studies. He has worked as a Microsoft Student Partners with Microsoft Corporation and worked as a Technical Consultant and Software Developer with multiple IT companies in Ahmedabad. He has started his own academy “cRystal Academy” for BCA coaching in 2005 when he was pursuing his third year BCA and grew it up from start-up to 100 students in 3 years during MCA study. He has learnt ERP/CRM and designed application for Human Resource Management in a very innovative way i.e., ManagerHR.

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Ms. Rama Moondra joins as a Member – Advisory Board

Ms. Rama Moondra
Ms. Rama Moondra, Member – Advisory Board, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad

Post graduate and alumnus of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. A one-year finishing and grooming course in Paris and M.S. in Psychotherapy from Atlanta, Georgia, Rama is a certified Coach from International Coach Federation and listed as Premium Educator with Harvard Business Publishing, she regularly contributes to Harvard case studies and surveys.
She is visiting faculty at Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad and Nirma University. She coaches Managerial Skills to Addl. Commissioners of Income Tax at Dist. Regional Training Centre of Income Tax and regular faculty at Ahmedabad Management Association. She is the only trainer in Gujarat to be invited to train the team CMO. Honourable Chief Minister Shree Narendra Modi was the initiator of this project. She won award of best speaker in Toastmasters International. CM of Rajasthan Shree Ashok Gahlot invited her to be on panel of Rajasthan Foundation. She won an award of highest contributor.

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