About Business Solutions (India)

Sanjay Runwal
Dr. Sanjay Runwal

Strategic Business Solutions (India) was founded in 2012 when Dr. Sanjay Runwal decided to completely retire from the Real Estate Industry.

What started as part time consulting and mentoring has now grown into a full-fledged consulting organisation with specialized capabilities. Strategy and Leadership are the core strengths of Strategic Business Solutions (India).

Dr. Sanjay Runwal can be aptly described as a rare mix of academics and entrepreneurship. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from NIT Jaipur and an MSc in Strategic Planning as well as a Post Graduate Certification in Business Research Methods from the Edinburgh Business School, UK and a Doctorate in Business Strategy. 

He has to his credit the Runwal’s Competency Model for Real Estate (R- Score), the Runwal’s Strategic Management Model and the model for Dynamic Managerial Capabilities in Real Estate. 

Dr. Sanjay was a part of the Real Estate Industry in Pune for over 23 years from 1994 to 2016 during which he also had the distinction of receiving Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in one of his companies. He was also a part of PBAP (now CREDAI Pune Metro) for about 2 decades and was also its office bearer for 6 years. During his business career Sanjay was honored with several prestigious awards and notable amongst them were - the National Leadership Award for Real Estate and Infrastructure, Indira Gandhi Excellence Award, Indian Achievers Award for Excellence in Real Estate and Infrastructure and the Bharat Gaurav Award for Life Time Achievement. 

Dr. Sanjay Runwal is currently involved in Strategy Consulting, Corporate Training, Management Workshops and Teaching. He is also a qualified Arbitrator and is an empanelled arbitrator on the Indian Council of Arbitration. He has a certificate of achievement in ‘Public Speaking Mastery’ from the Dale Carnegie Academy and also has a certification from the Franklin Covey Institute for completing – ‘The 7 habits of highly effective people’, training program.

He has also been honored with the Thought Leadership Certification by Unicom India for his presentation on ‘Building competencies through excellence in people’ at New Delhi in November, 2013.

In his leisure time, Sanjay is passionate about travelling, singing, cooking and writing Hindi poetry. He is also an active member of Rotary for the past 28 years.  

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