Dr. Sugumaran attained his Doctorate in Business Administration from Universiti Utara Malaysia and Master of Business Administration major in Marketing Management from University of Wales, UK and Bachelor of Accountancy from University of Bolton, UK.
He has more than 25 years of experience in the education industry, which includes regulatory, QA/QC, budgeting, product development, strategies formulation, operation, franchise collaboration, online learning, research and overall management. He plays a pivotal role in transforming the largest Faculty of Business, Accountancy & Law into the most profitable unit in SEGi University & Colleges. Apart from his leadership role at the faculty, he is also involved in research and development, focusing on the fields of Strategic Planning, Corporate Social Reporting and Active Teaching and Learning. His research articles have been published in the Journal of International Business and Economics (SCOPUS).