| Indian|| A. Balasubramanian|
| April 25, 1946 (1946-04-25) Mannargudi, Tiruvarur|
Sri Balaji Society, Pune
Founder and President of the Sri Balaji Society, Pune
Honorary Rank of Colonel
Government control of B – schools – the big questions 
Exempt income tax to attract quality faculties 
B-Schools must be knowledge hubs 
Raw materials for B-schools 
Great challenges stare B-schools 
A. Balasubramanian Wikipedia
Dr. (Col) A. Balasubramanian is an Indian educationist from Pune. He is the founder and president of Sri Balaji Society, Pune.
He was born in a poor farmer's family in South India. He ran away from home to join an orphanage to complete education up to High School. Later he joined the Indian Army and served there for about 28 years and retired as a Subedar. During his service with Army, he acquired three post graduate degrees.
He is a trainer, a consultant, an author of five books in management, a writer of more than 100 short stories and two novels. It was his idea to create the first Post Graduate Management Institute in India exclusively for the Defense personnel and their dependents. He is the first Indian from the Armed Forces to be conferred the Honorary Rank of Colonel after retirement.