Faculty & Research

Indranil Bose


Indranil Bose is Nykaa Chair in Consumer Technology and Professor of Information Systems at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA). He has been a faculty member at NEOMA Business School (Distinguished Professor and Head of the Area of Excellence in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence), Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), University of Hong Kong, University of Florida, and the University of Texas at Arlington. He was the Founder of the Case Research Centre at IIMC and led as its Coordinator from 2012-2020. He was also the Founding Chairperson of the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) and Co-ordinator of the MIS group at IIMC, and Advisor of Analytics at the State Bank of India. He has been the Co-Director of Advanced Program in Financial Technologies and Financial Analytics at IIMA, and Advanced Program in Financial Technologies and Financial Blockchain, Advanced Program in Data Sciences, and Executive Program in Digital and Social Media Marketing Strategy at IIMC. Dr. Bose has extensive teaching, research, consulting, and case writing experience in the fields of business analytics, Big Data, information security, financial technologies, digital transformation, and information strategy. His degrees include BTech (Hons.) from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, MS from the University of Iowa, and MS and PhD from Purdue University. 

He has published 112 papers in top-tier peer-reviewed journals such as MIS Quarterly, Journal of the MIS, Decision Support Systems, Information & Management, European Journal of Operational Research, Tourism Management etc. He is the winner of the Best Paper Award at the Bright Internet Global Symposium 2023 and the EFMD 2017 case competition in the category of ‘Inclusive Models’. He is also the author of 60 teaching cases some of which have been published by the Asia Case Research Centre (ACRC) and cross-listed with the Harvard Business School Press. In two recently published articles, he was ranked as the 29th most productive researcher in the world in terms of publication in top-tier journals in Information Systems (2005-2014) (Communications of the AIS, 2017) and the most productive researcher in terms of quality and quantity among all academics across all disciplines in Indian management schools (2004-2014) (Omega, 2017). He is also listed in the top 2% researchers in science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators (October 2022, October 2023). His research has been supported by several grants from academia as well as industry. As per Google scholar, his H-index is 48 and his research papers have received 9200+ citations.

Dr. Bose serves on the editorial board of several top-tier international journals in a variety of roles such as Senior Editor of Decision Support Systems, Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, and Pacific Asia Journal of the AIS; Co-ordinating Editor of Information Systems Frontiers; Associate Editor of Communications of the AIS and Information & Management; and Editorial Review Board member of Information Systems Research. He is frequently included as a program committee member for major international conferences. He acted as the co-conference chair for the Bright Internet Global Symposium and CIO Forum held in association with the International Conference on Information Systems in 2020 and 2023. His research, industry seminars, executive education programs, and release of case studies have been widely covered in the media.


Primary Area : Information Systems


Email : indranilb@iima.ac.in

Phone : +91-79-7152 4465

Secretary : Ankur Sumesra

Phone : +91-79-7152 7936