Ashick K P is the Accredited Management Trainer at the Institute of Management in Government (IMG), Kerala. He formerly served on the State Curriculum Committee, Government of Kerala. His professional affiliations include Accredited Management Teacher (AIMA), Empanelled Examiner (ICAI), Mentor, Kerala Development for Innovation, and Strategic Council for Young Entrepreneurs. He collaborates with almost all government agencies in Kerala as well as the district industries centres in Malabar as a management and entrepreneurship trainer. His management and entrepreneurship research has been published in a number of national and international journals. His works include Entrepreneurship and Management, Journey to Entrepreneurship, and Education and Rural Development. His articles were published in leading dailies and magazines.