Institute for Supply Management, India (ISM-INDIA) based in Gurugram (Delhi-NCR), is a not-for-profit association with chapters in all major cities of India. ISM-INDIA is an affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) in the USA which is the largest supply management institute in the world with membership base of more than 50,000 supply management professionals in 75 countries.

ISM-INDIA, in cooperation with ISM USA aims at providing opportunities for the promotion of the Procurement & Supply Management profession and the expansion of the professional skills and knowledge. The mission of ISM- INDIA is to take leadership in setting standards, bench-marking, supply management professional development, be the voice of India supply management professionals to the world and be the government advocacy for procurement & supply management.

ISM-INDIA also aims to provide opportunity to network with colleagues in the area of procurement, supply chain management and logistics. The members also receive access to the extensive database of information, knowledge center and discounts on its products and seminars. The key business of ISM-INDIA is education, training and consultancy in the field of Procurement & Supply Management. One of its popular product is CPSM ( Certified Professional in Supply Management) certification offered by ISM USA.

ISM-INDIA works very closely with many MNCs, major companies & public sector of India in streamlining and professionalizing procurement & supply management activities.

Board of Directors


Krishan K. Batra

Ex. Chairman UNDP/ACP, New York

Shilpa Batra

MBA (Harvard), PMP

Dr. V K Anand Kumar

Ex. IIM Professor

Dr. Vivek Sharma

PhD (MIT)

Rakesh C.

Director, IILM NEW DELHI

Gyan Bhambri

Ex-Director, Geological Survey of India

Vijayanand C.

General Manager-Procurement (Wipro)