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‘Succour Shade’, House No 2 – 14/E10, First Main, First Cross, Gopalapura, Santhekatte – Kallianpur Udupi – 576 105.

Career Objective:

To impart my knowledge and on the job experience in various multinationals in the form of educating the youngsters in a College, where I can utilise my teaching skills for the better development of the students and equip them for a challenging career in their professional life…..

Educational Background:

  • MA in Political Science, SMU – 70%
  • MBA – Specialised in Marketing – Grade A
  • M.Com – 1984 – Karnataka University, Dharvad.
  • B.Com. – 1982 – II Class, Milagres College, Kallianpur, affiliated to University of Mysore.
  • PUC –1979 – I Class with Proficiency Prizes in Commerce and Economics – National Junior College, Barkur.
  • SSLC – 1977 – II Class, National Junior College, Barkur. Karnataka State Board.
  • Also served in NCC / NSS etc while in the High School / College.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent narrative / explanation /communication skills.
  • Can handle Commerce / Management and Political Science at ease and language English / History in need.
  • Fairly good command over many languages – English, Kannada, Hindi, Konkani etc.
  • Awareness about the various modern teaching techniques.
  • Regular Column writer for leading websites such as, Barkur-online,,, on contemporary issues, history and culture.
  • Published articles in Konkani / English dailies and periodicals regularly.
  • Edited and Published as many as 9 Books, since 1986 – comprising Biographies, collection of Articles, Souvenirs etc. and another 3 books are at different stages of compilation and printing.
  • Professional MC, Toast master, event organiser, public speaker etc

Teaching, Training and organising seminars:

  • Conducted various seminars, workshops for aspiring youth – career guidance, on the job motivational training etc
  • Served in prestigious KJ Somaiyya College of Arts and Commerce, Vidyavihar, Mumbai.
  • Attended as a resource person, judge for various competitions – like, public speaking, elocution, fancy dress, short plays etc.
  • Trained insurance advisors for ICICI Prudential Insurance Company.
  • Handled a few live shows in Daijiworld TV Channel in English, Konkani.


  • Founder President of AYA Nagermutt, Founder Gen. Secretary of SPCYA Mumbai, SPA Barkur – Mumbai, served as Secretary of vibrant CYM Barkur for two consecutive years.
  • Acted in dozens of dramas – both in Konkani and in Kannada, in native towns, including Don Bosco Managlore, Kundapur, and Makkala Mantapa Brahmmavar.
  • Directed and acted in a few short social plays in Mumbai, Muscat.
  • Served in MCCP Muscat as its founder Joint Secretary – now a premier social platform of Mangaloreans in the Sultanate of Oman.
  • Initiated to form GBCT(R) Global Barkurian Charity Trust, as its author, and Lifetime Trustee.
  • Performed in first ever Konkani video film – Kazara Upranth, a Konkani commercial movie – Benddkar.
  • Written scripts and screen play for various documentaries in English and Konkani.
  • Associated with pious organisations and served as Secretary at unit, and currently Gen. Secretary Kallianpur Deanery – Catholic Sabah.

On the job experience in brief:

  • After leaving Somaiyya College, in 1985, served in multinationals like, Philips India, RHL (Richardson Hindustan Ltd), Britannia Biscuits, TATA share Registry etc totalling a period of 4 years, especially in their Accounts & Finance Dept.
  • Got an excellent opportunity to serve in Gulf i.e. ‘Shanfari Group of Companies’, a reputed business house in the Sultanate of Oman in 1988, and served here in their various affiliated Companies, Divisions – in their respective Accounts and in Corporate office, Centralised stores etc.
  • Served as Manager – Purchase and Procurements till 2017, when voluntarily retired after an unstinted service career of three decades – 1988 – 2017.
  • As Manager – ‘Bada Business’ franchisee office in Southern Bangalore, region 2019-20.

Personal Details:

Date of Birth – 27th April, 1961.

In brief about family:

Spouse: G. Selma Lewis, M Sc, MBA, RN & RMW, serving as Associate Professor in Srinivasa College of Nursing College, Mangalore.

Children: Son,  Arnold Strafford Furtado, an Engineer, BE (Mech.) serving in Dubai, UAE and daughter Anusha Sharon Furtado, MSc (HIM) serving in Fr Muller’s Charitable Institutions, Kankanady, Mangalore.

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