The International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Venkat Rao Edara to serve as the IACBE Regional Director of Business Accreditation Development – South Asian Countries.
Currently serving as Pro-Chancellor for K L Deemed to be University in Andhra Pradesh, India, Dr. Edara has also served as the Chief Advisor for Technical & Higher Education in Government of Andhra Pradesh, India, an appointment by the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. The author of numerous books and papers, he has worked with higher education institutions in both the United States and India and has provided invaluable service on many advisory boards in both countries.
Dr. Edara will work with government and education leaders to expand IACBE’s ability to serve higher education business school programs throughout South Asia.
The mission of the IACBE is to advance academic quality in business programs through evidence-based accreditation that encourages institutions to build unique educational models to reflect their mission and vision. Through a collaborative, outcomes-based approach, the IACBE helps business schools worldwide improve the quality of their programs.
For further information on this announcement or any other IACBE news, please contact Ted Collins, J.D., Vice President of Member Services and Marketing.