Assistant Professor
Department of Finance, Accounting and Control
School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME)
Block-C, Shiv Nadar University
Greater Noida Uttar Pradesh
Profile Summary 

I hold a PhD in Finance & Control from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. Before pursuing my doctorate, I completed my Masters of Finance & Control from Department of Financial Studies, University of Delhi and BBA (International Business) from the Institute of Management Sciences, University of Lucknow.

My dissertation is focused on Venture Capital firms. My other research interest areas include Angel Funds and Crowdfunding.


Educational Qualifications 
Doctor of Philosophy
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
Master of Finance & Control
Department of Financial Studies, University of Delhi
BBA (International Business)
Institute of Management Sciences, Lucknow University
Teaching & Research Interests: 

My research interest lies in Venture Capital, Angel Funding & Crowdfunding. My teaching interest lies in Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting, Venture Capital, and Entrepreneurial Finance. 

Conferences (Select): 

International Conferences

  • 30th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2017 (Sydney, Australia)
  • First ENTFIN Conference (Lyon, France)

International Symposium

  • 45th Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators - January 2020

Domestic Conferences

  • IMR Doctoral Conference 2018
  • India Finance Conference 2017
  • PAN IIM World Management Conference 2016


Scholarly Activity

Journal Publications (accepted or published)

  • ‘Explaining small size firm returns through growth premium in Indian Capital Market: An empirical investigation’ Finance India (June 2019), Vol XXXIII No 2 (with Prof Rama Seth; forthcoming)
  • ‘Signaling effect of appointing directors with banking experience’, Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences (2017), Vol 8 No 3, 346-356 (with Prof Rama Seth and Abhilash Chowdary)