D N V Kumara Guru

Director – External Relations and Human Resources at Indian School of Business

D N V Kumara Guru

Director – External Relations and Human Resources at Indian School of Business

Director – External Relations and Human Resources at Indian School of Business (ISB)

In his current role at the ISB, Guru focuses on building partnerships for the school with key external stakeholders and in managing the people function across both campuses. An alumnus of XLRI Jamshedpur, he started his career at the Jain Group of Institutions, Bangalore. Guru is an alumnus of the Indo-Canada Youth Exchange Programme (1994), the US State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program (2009), Australia India Youth Dialogue (2013) and the British High Commission, India’s Young Leaders Forum (2013). Guru led the Young Indians as National Chair for the year 2014-15, on the theme ‘Building Youth Leadership’ and worked closely with chapters across 36 cities in India towards this. Guru follows Indian politics and gets restless if he cannot lay his hands on a newspaper in the morning. He enjoys travelling, reading and is an aspiring long distance runner.