Name: Bharathi Nuthakki
Program: Full-time MBA
Previous Education: University of Connecticut, Ph.D., Chemistry
An analytical chemist by training, Bharathi is currently transitioning into the world of business management.
After graduating with a Ph.D. from University of Connecticut in 2005, she spent two years working in academics – one each in Australia and India. Shortly thereafter, she took up an opportunity to be among the first hires of Battelle India, a subsidiary of Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus.
Bharathi believes that the past ten years of working experience in industry and academia gave her a vantage point to understand the science-business interface. She envisions her role as a connector, helping people relate and rely on each other to establish connectivity that propels one forward. She aspires to be that connector to support innovation and facilitate technology transfer.