In this episode, Ashutosh Garg engages in an insightful conversation with Varun Garg, Director and Head of Marketing, American Express. Varun is an alumnus of London Business School.
Varun talks about his early life in Singapore and the inception of his career. He shares his enriching experience working with AmEx. He shares the inspirational story of how he set up AmEx in Bangladesh.
He talks about how important it is to do an MBA and why choosing a world-class business school is of the essence. ‘Is work experience really necessary before doing an MBA?’- Varun attempts to answer this long-debated question.
Varun shares the pros and cons of working with a company for a long time. He talks about his successful podcast and blog on cricket. The cricket enthusiast proceeds to talks about cricket and fitness. Before concluding, he shares his learning from his biggest mistake.