Arun did his post-graduation diploma in management (PGDM) from the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, and his B Tech (Hons) degree in Manufacturing Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
Prior to joining SNU, he worked with the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad as Head of Executive Education, where he was responsible for on-campus and online open enrolment programs and managed end-to-end delivery of virtual live classrooms. Arun also was responsible for customized enterprise programs for various corporations both from the public and private sectors. Arun also has over 24 years of industry experience and has held leadership positions in companies including GTL and Motorola. His previous assignments have included responsibilities of global sales and business development.