The 2011 edition of Sectorama, India’s biggest sector-analysis contest for B-school students and the flagship annual event of IIMA consult club, concluded on 20th Aug at IIM-Ahmedabad campus. IIMA PGPX students, Krishna Veer Singh and Premendra, won the 3rd prize. The 1st and 2nd prizes went to IIM-Indore and IIM-Lucknow, respectively.
Organized in partnership with Breakthrough Management Group International (BMGI), Sectorama 2011 was bigger and better than before with more than 2000 teams participating in the first round and with a total prize money of Rs. 1 lakh. This year’s focus sectors included Pharma, Retail, Media and Telecom, Automobile, Financial Services and Energy. Round 1 of the contest, comprising of a short sector-specific quiz was held at various business schools across the country in July’11. In Round 2, roughly 200 shortlisted teams were asked to develop a 10-year strategy for a specific company in that sector. In the finals held at IIMA campus, 12 teams, top 2 from each sector, were asked to present their strategy.
Krishna Veer Singh and Premendra competed in the energy sector with their team name – Xenergy and presented a 10-year strategy for Suzlon. The 1st prize winners presented a 10 year strategy for Nokia and the 2nd prize winners presented a 10-year strategy for Walmart in India.
Congratulations to all the winners for their great performance!