Guest Faculty

Dr G Ramakrishnan

Department of Commerce


  1. Project Management, Estimation, Budgeting
  2. Employee Motivation, Employee Satisfaction
  3. Organizational Behaviour, strategic management, CSR



Madras University,


Madurai Kamaraj University,


Periyar University
M Phil (Management)


Birla Institute of Technology and Science,
M Tech (Manufacturing Management)


University of Petroleum and Energy Studies,
PhD (Oil & Gas Management)


  • 2013-2021 – Head of Tendering & Contracts – TECTON Engineering & Construction LLC, UAE
  • 2011-2013 – Dy General Manager – Enmas GB Power systems Projects Ltd, Chennai
  • 2007-2010 – Cost Control Manager – TECTON Engineering & Construction LLC, UAE
  • 2002-2007 – Sr. Manager (Projects) – BGR Energy Systems Ltd, Chennai
  • 1999-2001 – Sr. Manager (Coordination) – IVRCL Infrastructures & Projects Ltd, Chennai
  • 1987-1999 – Engineer (Civil) - Larsen & Toubro Ltd, Chennai

Research Interest

  • Applying various motivation theories in today’s corporate context and checking their relevance

Awards & Fellowships

  • 2018 – Best paper presented (3rd position) – 5th Agro supply chain conference, Dehradun


  • Member of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering


  • Ramakrishnan, G.; Kulshrestha, Nikhil; Rao, A. Lakshmana; Koyadan, Santhosh - The Effects Of Changing Oil Prices On Employee Satisfaction In Gcc Countries - Journal of International Management Studies . 2017, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p49-58. 10p
  • Ramakrishnan. G, Lakshmana Rao. A, Nikhil Kulshrestha - Determinants of Employee Satisfaction in EPC Companies of Oil Industry in Middle East .- Proceedings 4 th International Conference on Industrial Engineering ICIE 2017, p113-118
  • Ramakrishnan, G., Kulshrestha, N., Rao, A. L. and Koyadan, S. (2018) - Motivation €“ A Tool In Enhancing Agricultural Productivity In Developing Countries - Journal of Global Economy, 14(4), pp. 21–30. doi: 10.1956/jge.v14i4.494.
  • Rao, A. & Kulshrestha, Nikhil & Prakash, Bahuguna & Krishnan, G... (2018) - Overview of human resource environment with special reference to impact of Gender gap on organizational growth and development - Academy of Strategic Management Journal. 17.
  • Dr. Ayyagari Lakshmana Rao, Dr. Nikhil Kulshrestha, Dr. Prakash Chandra Bahuguna and Dr. G. Ramakrishnan (2018) - Corporate Governance Rating: a myth or reality? a prospective from Indian Corporate World - 6 th PAN IIM World Management Conference, p27
  • Rao, A.L., Kulshrestha, N. and Ramakrishnan, G. (2019) - Adaptability and applicability of need hierarchy theory in assessing employee satisfaction with special reference to EPC Company of UAE - Int. J. Business Excellence, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp.1–15.
  • Ayyagari Lakshmana Rao and Ramakrishnan G (2019) - Efficacy and effectiveness of internal fraud control management system for good governance of corporate bodies with special reference to banking and financial sector- Book of Abstracts – ICABL - 3rd International Conference on Advances in Business and Law – University of Dubai,p30
  • Rao, A. L., Kulshrestha, N., Ramakrishnan, G., & Bahuguna, P. C. (2022) - The ignored tool of corporate governance rating: An overview of the corporate world in the emerging market - Journal of Governance & Regulation, 11(1), 38–44 -

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