Prem joined IIMA in January 2009 as a Visiting Professor in the Finance and Accounting Area. He has interests in Mergers and Acquisitions, Financing large projects and Venture Capital.
He has spent about equal time in Industry and academia. He has worked with companies like SBI, Reliance, Accel Frontline and IL&FS and IL&FS Educational Services Ltd.
He joined IIM Bangalore as a faculty in December 1988 in Finance and Control. He was at IIM Bangalore till September 1997. During his stay at IIMB he offered courses in Management Control Systems and Valuation, Mergers and Acquisitions.
Prem is also associated with a couple of schools where he volunteers his time at their management committees. In addition he is an independent Director at Yuken India Limited, an engineering company.