COD is a consulting, executive education and research institute that has been advising organizations across industries and sectors on innovative, results-driven business strategy, leadership, management, capacity-building and growth for over 40 years.
Our expert consultants, advisors and faculty have decades of experience leading some of India’s biggest and most successful companies. We are passionate about helping your organization thrive in a dynamic, uncertain business environment. We dig deeper, think broader, and reach further for the cutting-edge perspectives and actionable insights that maximize your company’s potential to grow and scale.
Dr BL Maheshwari
Dr BL Maheshwari championed excellence in organization development, leadership and positive change throughout his career. He was passionate about building strong, resilient, adaptable and successful companies through expert advisory, research and training services.
Believing that focused professional work would be more impactful in a small, specialized institution, Dr Maheshwari set up COD as an independent public non-profit with no government or corporate affiliations.
Welcome to Our Green Campus
Creativity and energy flourish on 4 cool, tranquil, green acres in the heart of Hyderabad’s technology district. Inaugurated in 1990 by then Indian President Mr R Venkataraman, the COD campus boasts a vast library with books, training videos, and academic and industry journals; 3 state-of-the-art conference rooms; offices and workrooms; executive residences and other facilities to host visiting executives, researchers, and guests.