Mita specializes in family business advisory. She is a practitioner, a researcher, an educator, and a certified family business advisor (CFBA) from FFI, USA.
In a career spanning over two decades, Mita has worked in her family’s business and has held senior positions in renowned corporates in marketing and strategy functions. With deep insights into family-business-ownership dimensions, Mita helps owner-families address the challenges of family governance, succession planning, generational transition and conflict management.
Mita is on the Boards of several companies as an Independent Director and an advisor on Family Boards. She is an active member of the Family Firm Institute (FFI), USA, Institute of Management Consultants of India, and Institute of Directors.
Mita is the first Indian to do a Ph.D. on “Conflict in Indian family businesses”, from BITS Pilani University. She is Masters in Marketing Management from Mumbai University with an engineering background.
An ardent researcher, Mita has co-authored a book with Walter Vieira, “The 5Gs of Family Business”, published by Sage Publications. Her research papers and articles are published in international peer reviewed journals and magazines. Her case studies are taught in Indian and International management schools. She is a visiting faculty at renowned management institutes and frequently addresses industry seminars, conferences, and educational symposiums.