Jacob Vakkayil is a full time faculty and Director of the IMBA program at IESEG School of Management France. Prior to this, he was teaching at the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.
Jacob Vakkayil teaches courses centred on human systems in multiple settings. Key themes include the management of people in organizations, associated systems and practices, and the social, cultural and institutional systems that set the contexts within which individuals operate. He also has experience in training and consulting with a number of companies across sectors.
His research is along two main tracks. One explores systems and practices aimed to make the best of human collaboration, knowledge sharing, and learning in organizations. The other focuses on the interface of business and society from an institutional perspective.