Arjun Palani has been fired thrice in his brief career, is he going to be fired for a fourth time? That is the question in his mind as he walks into the offices of his company, which has been struggling ever since the CEO seems to have gone insane at a NASSCOM conference and then disappeared from public view. Instead of being fired, though, Arjun is assigned to a team of top managers that seems to be hiding a dark secret. Who is the man they are holding captive in the room on the top floor? Arjun discovers that, to keep his job, he has to fulfil duties his education degree didn't quite prepare him for-procure ganja, kidnap a girl descended from warrior chieftains and confront the mercenaries of a private equity giant. Assisted by a crack hacker working with Anonymous India, Arjun has to unravel what is beginning to appear as a diabolic plot, as well as confront his own fears. A hilarious, dark satire, The Exorcism of Sathish Kumar, MBA is the story of an unlikely hero who accomplishes the most daunting of tasks, with courage and honesty.
About the Author
Ramiah Ariya is a freelance computer architect by profession. His first short story in Tamil won the second Price from Kalki magazine, in 1995. Since then, he has been published in Tamil, both print and offline.
This is his first English novel.