Balagopal Vissa

Professor of Entrepreneurship
This case traces the evolution of the personal networks of Russell Mehta, CEO of Rosy Blue, as he steps out of his father's shadow to run one of the largest diamond companies in the world. His challenge is to adapt his personal networks to drive his organization's success.

Published 27 May 2013

Reference 5975

Topic Leadership & Organisations

Industry Arts and Crafts Luxury Goods and Jewelry

Region Asia

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The Simplex Solutions multi-media decision scenario outlines the evolution of a software venture with a new technology that could find application in very diverse markets. The two co-founders (who have a technical background) decide to expand the entrepreneurial team by bringing in financial and marketing expertise to propel the venture to the next stage.

Published 30 Jul 2012

Reference 5683

Topic Entrepreneurship

Industry Human Resources

Region Asia

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The Simplex Solutions multi-media decision scenario outlines the evolution of a software venture with a new technology that could find application in very diverse markets. The two co-founders (who have a technical background) decide to expand the entrepreneurial team by bringing in financial and marketing expertise to propel the venture to the next stage.

Published 30 Jul 2012

Reference 5683

Topic Entrepreneurship

Industry Staffing and Recruiting Human Resources

Region Asia

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The case describes the founding process of a unique human capital assessment venture based out of Bangalore, India. Particular emphasis is placed on how the founding team was assembled and the contributions and inducements offered to the different team members.

Published 05 Jan 2006

Reference 5345

Topic Entrepreneurship

Industry Staffing and Recruiting Human Resources

Region Asia

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The Simplex Solutions multi-media decision scenario outlines the evolution of a software venture with a new technology that could find application in very diverse markets. The two co-founders (who have a technical background) decide to expand the entrepreneurial team by bringing in financial and marketing expertise to propel the venture to the next stage.

Published 30 Jul 2012

Reference 5683

Topic Entrepreneurship

Industry Human Resources

Region Asia

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Building effective entrepreneurial teams and networks