About us

Bombay Management Association (BMA) since its establishment in 1954 has pioneered efforts to help enhance managerial effectiveness and improve the standards of Business Management in India.  It is widely regarded as one of the best management associations in India resulting in over 1.25 lakh managers trained with BMA. All India Management Association (AIMA) has awarded BMA as ‘Best Local Management Award’ for seven times since its inception.

The membership of BMA comprises of Corporate, SMEs, Entrepreneurs, Individuals and Management Institutes. Some of the corporate members are Tata Steel, Tata Housing Development, Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd., IDFC, Godavari Biorefinaries, Greaves Cotton, ITC, Mastek, Tata Chemicals, TCS, Voltas, Wockhardt, JSW Steel, BASF India, The Shipping Corporation of India, Kores India, Colgate Palmolive (I), BPCL, ACC, Blue Dart, National Peroxide,  Electricals, Citizen Credit Co-op Bank, Lupin, J K Ansell, The Bombay Dyeing and Manufacturing Company, Godfrey Phillips India, and Lintas among many others.

Seminars, workshops and training programs are organized on various subjects of Management by BMA. These subjects address needs of industries such as Manufacturing, Finance, Human Development, Information Technology, Public Sector, Private companies and other industries in the new economy. Finance Convention, Marketing Convention and HR Convention are organized annually involving eminent panelists and speakers from various industries.

Networking and association platforms are provided for members through Conceptual Forum and Fellowship meetings. Other services for its members range from industrial visits, movie discussions, evening talks, and library.

Contributions by Individuals in the field of management are recognized through BMA awards for Life Time Achievement Award, Management Man of the Year, Management Woman Achiever of the year, Entrepreneur of the Decade, Entrepreneur of the Year, Finance Man of the Year, HR Professional Award, Dandekar Trophy, BMA BMS Award, Best Management Institute Award, Best Faculty Award, Best Student Award, Best Article Award in E-journal and others.

Young Managers Competition for Corporate and Management quizzes are organized annually to encourage the Y and Z generations to creatively involve themselves in management. Every year, various competitions are organized during its Management Week celebration for the students of Management Institutes. Shaping Young Minds Program was initiated to create a platform for the young to interact with the professionals and experts to discuss recent trends in Management.

Executive Committee

M D Agrawal

M D Agrawal

President

Advisor & Director Downstream COE, Global Oil & Gas Practice
Tata Consultancy Services

Ms. Nirmala Mehendale

Ms. Nirmala Mehendale

Immediate Past-President

Founder Director
Mind Movers Management Consultants Pvt Ltd & STEP Pvt. Ltd.

Ms. Chhaya Sehgal

Ms. Chhaya Sehgal

Hon. Secretary

CEO
The Winning Edge

Mr. Suhas R. Lohokare

Mr. Suhas R. Lohokare

Vice President

Managing Director
National Peroxide Ltd.

C.A. Pushpa A. Shah

C.A. Pushpa A. Shah

Hon. Treasurer

Director
Samrat Compuprints Pvt. Ltd.

Elected Members 2017-2018 and 2018-2019

 Dr. Anita Shantaram

Dr. Anita Shantaram

Founder & Director
Ethics Research and Consulting

 Mr. Nishant Dangle

Mr. Nishant Dangle

Head HR
Axis Capital Ltd

Dr. Kavita R Laghate

Dr. Kavita R Laghate

Professor & Ex-Director of JBIMS
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, University of Mumbai

Mr. Santosh Dalvi

Mr. Santosh Dalvi

Partner, Head Western India – Indirect Tax,
National Head – Indirect Tax Compliance Outsourcing Services, KPMG

Continuing Members 2017-2018

Mr. K A Narayan

Mr. K A Narayan

President,
Raymond Ltd

Mr. Sunil Chandiramani

Mr. Sunil Chandiramani

Founder & CEO,
NYKA Advisory Services

Mr. R.S.R. Murthy

Mr. R.S.R. Murthy

Chief Financial Officer
Madison World

Colonel A R Khadar

Colonel A R Khadar

Executive Director

Bombay Management Association