Guest Faculties


Mr. Nelson, Ph.D., CFA. (Director Examination,CAIA) He is a professor of finance at the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts. He served as the Chairman of the Finance and Operations Management Department from 1994 through 2006. Professor Nelson’s academic work has led to over 50 publications in finance and economics. He has been with the CAIA Association, USA since inception.

Ms. Liz Lacy who also got 25 yrs of rich experience in finance sector, she worked as an asset manager for a multi-family financial serving institutions headquartered near Washington DC .


I.A.S (Retired) served as Union Revenue Secretary, India. Mr.Sivaraman has an experience of 40 years as a Member of the IndianAdministrative Service. Mr. Sivaraman joined I.A.S., in the state cadre ofMadhya Pradesh on May 21, 1962. He worked in various Departmentsof State of Madhya Pradesh and the Central Government. He has heldimportant positions at variou responsible levels in the Department ofFinance, Planning, Commission, Economic …

Director General, CAG of India

Qualified Civil Services Examination and joined the Indian Audit and Accounts Service in 1982.M.Sc. from LondonSchool of Economics, University of London,UKManagement Development Programme, IIM, Bangalore.His international experience includes assignments with UN Organizations UNHCR, FAO, IAEA &INTOSAI. He is a Guest Faculty to IIMs, LBSNAAI, Administrative Staff College and other premier management institutions and addressed LSE students and European business forum.

Dr.Aruna Sharma is the Additonal Chief Secretary for Rural Development and Social Justice, Government of Madhya Pradesh. She joined Indian Administrative Service in 1982 and has held many important positions like : District Collector, Director General of Doordarshan, Managing Director of Diary Federation. Her educational qualifications include BSc (Maths/Science), MA (English Literature), MSc (Development Studies from Bath University, UK). Dr. Sharma also holds a PhD. in Development Economics from Delhi University

Additional Economic Adviser at Govt. of India
New Delhi, Delhi, India

Non-official Director at State Bank of India.
Associate Professor at GD Goenka World Institute.

Dr. Girish Ahuja did his graduation and post-graduation from Shri Ram College of Commerce and was a position holder. He got his Ph.D from Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi. He has been teaching Direct Taxes to students at various levels for more than 35 years. He is a fellow of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and was placed in the merit list of both Intermediate and Final Examinations of the Institute. He is a senior Faculty member of Shri Ram College of Commerce (Delhi University) and visiting faculty member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). He had been nominated by the Government to the Central Council of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for two terms. He is a member of Fiscal Law Committee of ICAI and Editorial Board of ICSI. He is also on the Board of Directors of many companies and has a vast and rich experience in the field of finance and taxation.

I am Dr. M Mathisekaran, presently working as director general LabourBureau, Government of India at Chandigarh. Initially worked as Assistant Prof.of Economics for 3 years. Joined Indian Economic Service in 1981. Held posts invarious Central Govt. Organisations, State Govt. Organisation. Worked asGeneral manager(Vigilance) in FCI for 2.5 years. Worked as Chief VigilanceOfficer in Port Trust. Worked as Deputy Director, Director and EconomicAdviser in the Forward Markets Commission at different spells of time. Heldthe post of Member, Forward Markets Commission, Govt. of India, Mumbaifor more than 3 years. During my tenure as Director, I was involved in researchworks and monitoring & Evaluation of central Government sponsoredprograms meant for social economic development. Worked with Governmentof Tamilnadu as Director Evaluation and Applied Research (2.5 years).

Entrepreneur! Alumni IIT Roorkee& IIM Ahmedabad. Technology | Research | Consulting @ TheIndianIris.comThe Indian Iris Indian Institute of Management, AhmedabadGautam Buddha Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, India

B.Sc. LL.M. (Gold Medalist),Ph.D. PGD(HR) Mumbai
CIEDHU (France), PGD (Human Rights) –Sweden
Reader, Department of Law,
University of Mumbai, Fort Campus,
Chairperson, Human Rights Action Group (India)

TP Ostwal is a Senior Partner in TP Ostwal Associates LLP chartered accountants and is based in Mumbai, having more than three decades inpractice. He is a Final Rank holder.He is a member of the newly constituted Sub Committee on Transfer Pricing for Developing Countries by United Nations and was also a part of the previous Sub Committee for the first edition of United Nations TP Manual. He has been a member of several committees set up by Government, Ministry of Finance,CBDT, OECD and other associations.He is a visiting professor at Vienna University Austria for teaching International tax for LLM studies. He has addressed and presented several papers at National and International Conferences on variety of subjects.HE has been the first vice President of the Executive committee IFA-NETHERLANDS and a Chairman of IFA India.He has been adjudged as 11 th in the top 50 Tax Professionals in the world for the year 2006 07 by Tax-Business magazine of UK in Nov 2006.Is author of Black Money Act 2015 publication by Bombay Chartered Accountants society apart from other books .Director of public and multinational companies in india such as J P MORGANAMC p ltd ,Oberoi reality ltd, Intas Pharma ltd .Member of advisory board ofSuper Max Holdings Mauritius ltd.Regular speaker in most Indian and international conferences on cross border taxation issues.

Currency and Commodity Exchange

“Work hard, do good and lead a modest, simple life” that’s the philosophy of SP Tulsian. Astaunch karmayogi, Tulsian is a name to reckon with in the Indian investors fraternity.A commerce and a law graduate from Bombay University, Mr. Tulsian is also a Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary. He was awarded with PODAR RATNA Award byR.A.Podar College, Mumbai, in the year 2010, which has been conferred to only 50 Podarites,since its existence of over 72 years .Armed with academics and an acute sense of logic, SP Tulsian is a much sought after fundamental analyst today!Mr. Tulsian started investing in the stock market since 1975 and at that time, according to him,the need to earn some pocket money was what led him to the path of stock market investment.Investing and advising on stock markets has been his passion and way of life for the past 40years. Presently he is providing timely and apt investment advice on, of which Mr. Tulsian is the Editor and CEO.His quotes on the sugar, cement, oil & gas sectors, regulatory policy issues and Reliance Groups are often considered to be the last word. The media and investors rely on his advise, which is seen and considered as unbiased, true, forthwith, free and frank and in the best interests of the stock market investors, as also is often quoted in the leading financial newspapers and journals,like The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Economic Times, Nav Bharat Times, Business Standard,Times of India, Forbes India, Financial Express, Mint etc.

Practicing C.A. for last 39 years as Partner of M/s. VIMAL PUNMIYA & CO.and with the help of 25 Assistants attending to nearly 1000 Resident and Non-Resident Clients in various areas i.e. Taxation, Audit, Company law, R.B.I.,Service Tax, Vat, Co-OP. Society,
Stamp Duty, Registration and other Matters relating to Properties, Appeals, Search Seizure Matters etc.Attached to nearly 100 Companies, Trust, Firms as Advisor, Director, Auditor or Trustee.

CA. Nagesh Pinge is a Chartered Accountant and a Law Graduate from India.CA. Pinge is the Chief Internal Auditor of Tata Motors Limited. Tata Motors Limited isIndia’s largest automobile company.In a career spanning 29 years, Mr Pinge has worked with many Organizations of repute suchas ICICI Bank, Reliance Industries Ltd, Deutsche Bank of Germany and JSW Group.Mr. Pinge’s major tenure has been with ICICI Bank for 14 years where he was managing ateam of 100-plus internal auditors. He was also the Chief Risk Officer of ICICI Bank.Mr. Pinge has created a unique “Shutter up and Shutter down” index for the retail storeswhich runs from a hand held terminal.Currently he is the Director, NKGSb.

CA. Sunil B. Singhania, CFA is the Chief Investment Officer ofEquity Investments and Fund Manager at Reliance Capital AssetManagement Limited. Prior to this, Mr. Singhania served as theDirector of Research and Institutional Sales at Advani ShareBrokers Private Limited. He was involved in equity derivatives atthe firm. Mr. Singhania was at the firm from 1997 to 2003. Prior tothat, he was the President at Motisons Securities Private Limitedfrom 1994 to 1997. Mr. Singhania was instrumental in setting upthe firm's broking business and NSE trading membership. He wasalso involved in developing systems at the firm. Mr. Singhaniawas the Promoter of The Association of NSE Members of India.He sits on the Standards & Practice Council of the CFA Institute.Mr. Singhania holds the CA, CFA, AND FCA designations. Hereceived a B.Com. degree in Commerce from Narsee MonjeeCollege, University of Mumbai in 1988.

Founder and Managing Director at PKSBE ( Prahlad kakkar School of Branding and Entrepreneurship). Armed with an MBA in Marketing and a certification from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). Over the past 14 years, Pratish has mentored over two lakh corporate professionals, creative artists, leaders, techies and Ceo’s to reach beyond themselves.

Founder and Director Marketing Communications and Outreach at PKSBE (Prahlad kakkar School of Branding and Entrepreneurship). With an MBA in Marketing under her belt, she is an accomplished entrepreneur, life coach and celebrity talent manager. Her story is every entrepreneur’s dream. She started her own corporate training company, over 15 years ago, specializing in leadership skills, CEO coaching and behavioral programs for top multinationals in India. Her passion and flair for Marketing earned her key projects in Infosys, Wipro, Godrej, Dell, Siemens, Deloitte, Cap Gemini, Volkswagen and JP Morgan to name a few.

CEO at Plethora Advisory Ltd
Plethora Advisory Ltd
ACIIA, Germany
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Founder and CEO at Phenomyx
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Visiting Scientist
Greater Boston Area
Director Of Engineering, Bayesian Diagnostics

He has  qualified the Executive Programme for Sales and Marketing (EPSM) course of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) in 2010. He has done research and projects in areas like competition studies, value creation and competitive advantages.