IBAB has a very small number of Administrative and Technical Staff, and each member of the staff is crucial to the running of the institute. They do everything possible to ensure that the institute runs smoothly, and always with a smile.
Ms. S.B. Bhagya
S.B. Bhagya holds a postgraduate degree in Industrial Chemistry from Kuvempu University, Shimoga and has teaching and analytical laboratory experience of two and half years. She is currently appointed as Assistant Registrar at the Institute. She has been with the institute since 2016.
Mr. Dayanand Prakash
Maintenance Officer – Facility and Infrastructure
Mr. Dayanand Prakash, Maintenance Engineer, is responsible for the maintenance of all equipment and infrastructure of the IBAB premises. He has specialized in cooling systems and has previously been associated with the Taj Group of Hotels, Bangalore. He is also a certified industrial supervisor from the Karnataka Electricity Board. He has been with the institute since 2001.
Mr. Abdulla Khan
Mr. Abdulla Khan is the IT Manager at IBAB. He holds a Masters in Computer Applications from University of Mysore and also a diploma in Computer Software Development. He takes care of all the computer hardware and network maintenance, along with software development support. His past professional experience includes being a residential engineer at Robert Bosch and Customer Support Engineer for three years prior to IBAB. He has been with the institute since 2002.
Mr. V. Girish Rao
Maintenance Officer – Campus
V. Girish Rao, in-charge, Housekeeping and Estate, looks after housekeeping, water supply, estate, dining hall, hostels and guest house. Formerly an entrepreneur, he joined IBAB in June 2009.
Ms. Humera Thannem
Senior Administrative Assistant
Mrs. Humera Thannem, librarian, holds a Masters in Commerce from Mysore University, Mysore. She worked for Simbiosys Biowares India Pvt Ltd as administrative officer from March 2006 to June 2009 and later worked for Kalki Communication Pvt Ltd from August 2009 to November 2010 as HR executive. She joined IBAB in 2014.
Mr. N. T. Vijay Kumar
N. T. Vijay Kumar is the finance officer. He joined IBAB in 2015.
Ms. Sukhanya M
Junior Administrative Assistant
Ms. Sukhanya graduated in Commerce from Karnataka State Open University, Mysore. She is currently working as a Junior Administrative Assistant at IBAB. She has been with the institute since 2017.
Ms. Sahana K S
Junior Administrative Assistant
Ms. Sahana K S received her BCom (Accounting and Taxation) from Bangalore University in 2016. She worked as a billing executive at Narayana Health City (Mazumdar Shaw Medical Centre), Bommasandra from April 2017 to September 2021 and as a Patient Coordinator at Best Hospital, Chandapura from May 2022 to August 2022. Ms. Sahana is working at IBAB as a Junior Administrative Assistant since September 2022.
Ms. Varsha Bhaskar
Ms. Varsha Bhaskar graduated from the University of Camerino, Italy in 2021, after pursuing her post-graduation in Molecular Diagnostics and Biotechnology. Previously, she was working as a Project Coordinator in an IT start-up. She is currently appointed as Project Manager to assist and help in the NAAC accreditation process of IBAB. She joined IBAB in January 2023.
Scientific Administrative Assistant
R Kavitha is currently working at IBAB as a Scientific Administrative Assistant. Previously, she has worked as a Consultant Admin Associate at IIIT-Bangalore. R Kavitha holds a postgraduate degree in Master of Business Administration (MBA-HR) from JNTU University, Hyderabad. She has worked as a Lecturer for 3 years and taught courses for M.B.A, M.C.A and for B.Tech students. She joined IBAB in February 2023.
Mr. Bishan Suri
Stores and Purchase Officer
Mr. Suri worked as Asst. Manager – Purchase and Stores at IIIT Bangalore from Nov 2015 to Feb 2023. Prior to IIITB, he worked in various capacities with multiple MNC firms as a outsourced employee. An MBA graduate in Operations Management from IGNOU. At IBAB he will be shouldering various responsibilities such as preparing purchase orders, negotiating rate contract agreements, co-ordinating with finance for payments, and vendor management. Mr. Suri joined IBAB in March 2023.