Chairman and Founder BBK, Ltd. – Southfield, Michigan
B.N. Bahadur came to the United States in 1972 after having earned a Master of Commerce degree from the University of Mysore in his native India. Mr. Bahadur’s journey from the Ganges River in India to the Great Lakes of Michigan is the fulfillment of his dream to become an American entrepreneur and business leader. Upon arrival in the United States, he settled in Kalamazoo, Michigan and worked his way through Western Michigan University earning a Master of Business Administration degree. In 1977, Bahadur turned his eyes to Detroit and launched his first venture with a $60 investment that was to become BBK, Ltd. BBK, Ltd., is an internationally recognized turnaround, business advisory and crises management firm with over 110 professionals in cities across the U.S, as well as globally in Frankfurt, London, Prague, and Warsaw. As chairman and founder of BBK, Ltd., Bahadur has stretched his company’s expertise to encompass a wide-range of industries including banking, aerospace, retail, telecommunications, and information technology. Through his proficiency in automotive operational issues, production controls, process engineering and logistics, his company has been named a General Motors Supplier of the Year for six consecutive years. A highly regarded speaker on financial management issues, Mr. Bahadur holds membership in the Turnaround Management Association, the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the National Association of Credit Management, and is a Certified Turnaround Professional, as well as a member and past treasurer of the India League of America. Mr. Bahadur and his family reside in Southfield, Michigan. He and his wife Rani, are active in many social and civic organizations providing educational opportunities to young people. They have two children, a son, 22, and a teenaged daughter.