Prof O R S Rao has over 40 years of experience in industry , academics , consulting and research. He is credited with setting up and nurturing quality focused institutions . He held senior corporate roles in IT and manufacturing organisations before joining ICFAI group about 15 years back. He is currently Professor and Vice-Chancellor at The ICFAI University, Jharkhand. His areas of interest are Technology Management, Strategy , Marketing and Quality in Higher Education. Five scholars worked under his guidance and were awarded PhD, so far. Currently, he is guiding Six PhD Scholars.He is currently a Director on the Boards of several organisations.