Dr. Gulbash Duggal joined International College of Fashion in May, 2009, following more than 25 years in the design industry and senior leadership as well as faculty roles in some of the leading Design Schools of the country.
Dr. Duggal has taught design, creative thinking, entrepreneurship, trend analysis and interdisciplinary learning at all levels – from first year through graduate studies. She holds a PhD in Design Education, an MBA in Marketing, an MBA in Human Resource and a BSc. in Design. She has published, numerous peer reviewed articles, and other writing. Dr. Duggal has been awarded as “Most Influential Women In Academics” and the Education Excellence Award for “Excellence In Education Leadership”
Prof. Duggal is a strong education professional with a rich experience in research and management.
Mr. Vinod Kaul is a seasoned professional with over thirty years of experience in the retail, fashion and publishing industries in senior positions. He obtained his graduate honours degree (BSc.) from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi and Post Graduation (PGDBA) from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, specializing in marketing.
He has worked in Canada with Canadian fashion retailers. In India, he has worked in senior capacities with brands like Tata Exports Ltd., Bata India Ltd., DCM-Benetton India Pvt.Ltd. (Executive Director), Birla VXL Ltd. (VP-Marketing) and Raymond Ltd. (Director-Retail). He headed the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) as Executive Director from 2002-2004. In 2004, Mr Kaul launched his start-up e-publishing venture, News Vision which now has six publications in retail, fashion and luxury. In 2008 he launched India’s first comprehensive retail database called Data Live. In Feb 2009, he was appointed Director once again at the Fashion Design Council of India. Mr Kaul is on the Board of a number of Companies and Institutions
An MBA degree holder in Apparel merchandising, and work experience in the Garment Export Industry, Mr. Teotia is an expert in Apparel costing, Industrial engineering and Apparel Quality control.
His passion for teaching takes him places as a guest faculty in some of the leading design schools in the country.
Ms. Bharti has a hands-on experience of over 23 years in the textile business; her experience entails being a consultant Designer with SATYA PAUL, a guide to the senior students for their Research and Design development projects, worked on Design projects with A-Tex in Karoor for weaving and other projects for the Govt. of Orrisa Handicrafts to promote Saura painting & developed textile accessories besides running her own entrepreneurial venture.