Dr. Mani Venkatesh
Research themes :
Social sustainability, sustainable supply chain management & Marketing
Teaching department :
Entrepreneurship & Strategy Management
Dr. Mani Venkatesh is currently serving as Associate Professor, in the Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Montpellier Business School (MBS), France. He earned his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee and later he was awarded one of the prestigious Erasmus (European Union) fellowship to pursue his Post-doctoral research, in Faculty of Economics (FEP), University of Porto, Portugal. Prior to academic assignment, he has served in the industry for over a decade in fortune 500 companies in various capacities. His research interest include supply chain management, supply chain social sustainability, circular economy and industry 4.0, and strategy. He has contributed many research articles in referred journals by leading publishers that include Elsevier, Emerald and Springer. He authored a book titled supply chain social sustainability for manufacturing: measurement and performance outcomes from India published by Springer Nature. He also contributed book chapters published by leading publishers (Springer, IGI Global). Some of his research articles have appeared in International Journal of Production Economics (IJPE), Business Strategy and the Environment, Production Planning and Control, International Journal of Information Management, Resources Conservation and Recycling, Ecological Indicators and Management Decision. He also serves as editorial advisory board member of Management Decision (Emerald publications).
Selected Intellectual Contributions
Yi Yong J., Yusliza M Y., Ramayah T., Chiappetta Jabbour C., Sehnem S. & Venkatesh M. Forthcoming. Pathways to sustainability in manufacturing organizations: Empirical evidence on the role of green human resource management. Business Strategy and Environment.
Jiyanshu G. & Mani V. 2018. Antecedents of closed loop supply chain in developing economies: A conceptual framework-using stakeholder’s perspective. Resources conservation and recycling, 139: 219-227.
Venkatesh M, & Catarina Delgado. 2019. Social supply chain sustainability: measurement and performance outcomes from India. (https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-1241-0) (ISSN 2198-0012, ISBN 978-981-13-1240-3, e-book: ISBN 978-981-13-1241 -0) Springer publication (Full Book)
Mani V. & Gunasekaran A. 2018. Four forces of supply chain social sustainability adoption in emerging economies. International Journal of Production Economics, 199: 150-161.
Mani V., Gunasekaran A. & Delgado C. 2018. Supply chain social sustainability: standard adoption practices in Portuguese manufacturing firms. International Journal of Production Economics, 198: 149-164.
Mani V., Gunasekaran A. & Delgado C. 2018. Enhancing supply chain performance through supplier social sustainability: An emerging economy perspective. International Journal of Production Economics, 195: 259-272.
Venkatesh M., Gunasekaran A., Papadopoulos T., Dubey R. & Benjamin H. 2016. Supply chain social sustainability for developing nations: Evidence from India. Resources Conservation and Recycling, 111: 42-52.