Madan Pillutla serves as an Independent Director at Cyient DLM. He was on the faculty of the London Business School for twenty-two years. He served in many leadership positions during his time there, including as the Deputy Dean of Faculty, a Member of the Management Board, the school's Executive Committee, and the school's Governing Body.
Madan Pillutla currently is the Dean & Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Indian School of Business. Mr. Pillutla's research has appeared in the best academic journals in the field. He has been on the editorial boards of many of these journals, including the Administrative Science Quarterly, the Academy of Management Journal, and the Academy of Management Review.
Mr. Pillutla has won numerous teaching awards at LBS, where he introduced the popular Negotiations elective and directed successful executive education programs such as the Essentials of Leadership and Negotiation & Influence programs.
He holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani, and a postgraduate degree in Personnel Management from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has received distinguished alum awards from both of these institutions. He also has a postgraduate degree from the University of Illinois and a Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia.