about the author

Dr. A C Augustine

HR Leader, Consultant, Professor & Author

author Biography

Augustine has 34 years of hands on experience as an HR professional. During these 34 years he has handled all the 21 HR processes. This book is thus a practitioner’s book. During the 34 years of his career he worked for Excel Industries, Crompton Greaves, Dodsal, Onida and Deepak Fertilizers.

Augustine has a legendary type of status

(1) in the companies he has worked for

(2) the companies he has consulted

(3) students he has taught

(4) trade union leaders he has interacted with

(5) the HR practitioners who attended his MDP titled ‘High performance delivery from HR

(6)  the HR professionals he has mentored and coached.

3 years of consultancy work and 7 years of academic work led him to do intense research. There are around 275 plus references alone for this book along with examples drawn from 100+ fortune 500 companies.  Almost all thoughts, ideas and practices that appear in this book are supported and reinforced with deep research.

Augustine is an Alumni of XLRI both at the post-graduation level and at doctoral level as a fellow of XLRI and HRD academy.

Augustine is associated and involved with Sri Balaji University for various academic and admission processes.

Augustine’s first book, ‘Transforming a ‘B’ School to take it to the top’ has been received well in the market place. Augustine, who lived in Mumbai and in Pune for about 37 years, now lives in his farm in Mysore – Karnataka.

Augustine can be contacted on, augustine43@yahoo.com or on his mobile + 91-7760788011.