Manas Tripathi works as an Assistant Professor in the area of Information Systems at Indian Institute of Management Rohtak. He is a Fellow in Management (Doctoral level program) of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow in the Information Technology & Systems area. Prior to joining IIM Lucknow, he has worked as a software engineer in software product-based company. He has obtained his Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree in Information Technology from H.B.T.I. Kanpur. Prior to joining IIM Rohtak, he has also worked as a faculty in Information Systems area at Jindal Global Business School, Sonipat Haryana. He has published articles in journals, conferences, and magazine of international repute. His research interests include; business value of IT; business focused predictive analytics; IT risk and IT governance and ICT in Emerging Economies.