Prof. Shahid Akhter Dr. Shahid Akhter is Professor, Department of Management, Jharkhand Rai University, Ranchi. Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has nominated Dr. Akhter as Vice Chairman, NCPUL and Member, Project Approval Board (PAB), Scheme for Providing Education to Madarasas/Minorities. He is also a Court Member (Visitor Nominee) of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh and Indira Gandhi National Tribal University. He has also Chancellor’s Nominee for Member Board of Governors of Jharkhand Rai University. Previously he has served as a Chairman (Cabinet Minister Status) Jharkhand State Minorities Commission. He has worked as a H.O.D, Marketing Department, Institute of Management Studies, Ranchi University, Ranchi, In charge Placement Cell for both M.B.A & M. Com Course, Public Relation Officer & Additional responsibility of Industrial Training, Educational Tour, S.I.P & Library of M.B.A Department of Ranchi University. Prior to this, he was founder Director of Media Theorem Pvt. Ltd. and Strokes Advertising Pvt. Ltd. He has received DR. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Award, Global Indian Personality Award, Sardar Vallabhai Patel Award, Rastriya Glory Award, Star of Asia Award, Bharat Excellence award, Rastriya Ratan award, Samarsara Award for outstanding services, achievements and contribution in the field of education, social service and national unity. Besides these he has received several international and national awards. He has obtained his Ph. D. degree from Ranchi University, Ranchi. He has contributed many Research articles in several International and National Research Journals. He has participated in many International and National Seminars and Conferences. He has produced two Ph. D. Scholar and many research scholars are doing their research work under his guidance. He has also contributed four books entitled, Advertising Management , Brand Management, Digital Marketing and Grievance Management. He is member of many professional bodies.