AreaFinance & Accounting
Academic AffiliationVisiting Faculty

Professional Experience – 30 years, formerly with the Industrial Development Bank of India at Bombay, independent consulting and academic affiliations since 1997.

Key Affiliations (Past and Present)

  • Visiting Faculty – Indian Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam, Indian Institute of Management Raipur, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai,

  • Resource Faculty for Post Qualification Certificate Course in Master in Business Finance, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

  • Member of Expert Panel for CA Education (SFM)– The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi

  • Guest Speaker at National Institute of Securities Markets, Mumbai, Union Bank of India Institute, JNIBF, ICFAI, Welingkar’s, among others.

  • Member, Committee on Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Key Seminars and Conferences

  • Speaker at key seminars and conferences held by ICAI and ICSI since 2001 on corporate finance topics.

  • Invited Speaker – India Finance Forum, Confederation of Indian Industry

  • Chairman, M&A Round Table, Welingkar’s Business School

  • Keynote Speaker – Finance Round Table, BFSI Conference 2011

  • Technical Speaker at India Invest Conference in Muscat under the auspices of the Indian Embassy and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Government of India - 2016

Books Published

  • Investment Banking – Concepts, Analyses and Cases’ under the McGraw Hill – CFM Professional Series in Finance’ published by Tata McGraw Hill, 2008, 2013. 2017

  • Strategic Corporate Finance – ‘The Definitive Approach to Structuring and Financing of Corporate Businesses’ – published by SnowWhite Publications Mumbai, 2011.

  • Investment Banking – An Odyssey in High Finance’ under the McGraw Hill – CFM Professional Series in Finance’ published by Tata McGraw Hill, 2005.

  • Co-authored a book on Long Term Debt Financing published by the Karnataka State Chartered Accountants Association (KSCAA).

  • Co-authored a book on Corporate Valuation published by the KSCAA.

Other Passions –

  • Sessions Bass Guitarist for music shows in Bangalore. Independent Composer.

  • Pets, Animal Welfare and Support – Support member of CUPA, World Animal Protection UK and Wildlife Trust of India, Bangalore SPCA.