Ankur Shiv Bhandari

Founder and CEO, Asbicon

Ankur is focused on enabling Conversations so that Purpose can be clearly expressed leading to Trust, Value and Relationships. Ankur does that through his involvement in Capability Development of Individuals and Organisations to develop & implement Strategy with a particular focus on Shopper understanding. Ankur’s experience is built on his tenure working with Consumer goods, Retail and services organizations for more than 20 years. He has Consulting and Business/organization Development & Direction experience in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa & Asia in the sector.

His experience includes capability building, creating sales and marketing strategies & delivering sales results as both an employee and a consultant of Fortune 100 organizations in developed & developing markets. He has also recently increased his involvement in the professional higher education sector to hopefully help build the capability of future generations through his experience.

During his experience spanning more than 50 countries, Ankur has enabled conversations in organisations and Governments on varying challenges across capability, Sales, Shopper(customer/Trade) marketing, technology adoption & public service through:

1) Being a sounding board
2) Developing Talent through capability building
3) Bringing in experience from across geographies and market maturities
4) Leading concept creation & delivery
5) Enabling business thinking and processes through relevant technology as required
6) Conducting classroom and virtual training ( More than 1000 hours of training conducted)

Ankur holds an MBA from Leicester Business School, United Kingdom and is pursuing his Phd in Strategy.