Prof. Ashok Panchal is an alumni of IHM Panipat batch 1991. He has earned Masters degrees in Tourism and an MBA Hospitality. He has vast experience of 27 years in industry & academic in which he served Jaypee hotels in various capacities for 15 years. He started academic journey from IHM Meerut in Food & Beverage Service, rose to HoD’s position with MMU, Mullana, Ambala and served CCHM, Chandigarh Group of College Landran, Mohali as Principal. NAAC awarded accreditation, UGC and AICTE conducted inspections at MMIHM, MMU Mullana Ambala under his able leadership. Under his numerous credentials are trainings such as Putting People First by SATTE,
Training in Effective Teaching at MMU Mulana, Resort Management Programme at IITTM – Gwalior, Capacity Building Workshop by IQAC, SGT University among several others. He has been instrumental in organizing national level conferences. He has been a resource person and paper setter for a number of Institutes, State and Central Universities in Punjab and Haryana region. He has been on Board of studies and Member of Faculty of Management MM University Mullana.