Star Faculty At ICoFP Grooming professionals, not just teaching students Our Faculty About ICoFP Affiliations Our Mission & Vision Why ICoFP? Milestones Careers at ICoFP Our Group Chief Mentor Joint Managing Director Board of Directors Advisory Board Members Mr. Vinod Kaul Jt.Managing Director B.Sc Honours and PGDBA from IIM Ahmedabad He worked with a slew of companies in India and Canada, which included multinationals, Indian business houses, small companies, institutions, and entrepreneurial ventures. This included Tata, Bata, Birla, and Benetton. He headed the high- profile fashion body, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and ran India Fashion Week for a few years. Prof. Ankur Kulshrestha IIM-C, CFA, CA, M.Com, B. Com. (SRCC) Over 7 years of experience into academia spanning over more than 80 batches of CFA program, USA guiding more than 3,000 students across India and international markets like US, Europe, Asia, Middle East.One of the empanelled faculties by NIBSCOM, the training wing of Reserve Bank of India. Also trained at Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). Before entering academia, Ankur has enriching experience of more than 6.5 years in the industry and consulting firms like Ernst and Young Mrs. Madhu Sinha B.Com (Hons), CAIIB (1), Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management, Certified Financial Planner, Certified International Wealth Manager from AIWM (Switzerland) Cleared various NSE Modules 4 years of experience in SBI, 14 years of experience in UTI Mutual Fund and 14 years of teaching experience. Former Director of Financial Planning Standards Board, India. Author of “Financial Planning A Ready Reckoner” and “Retirement Planning A Guide for Financial Planners published by McGraw Hill Publications. Prof. G.D. Sethi M.A (English),Associate of Insurance of India More than 10 years experience as visiting faculty in ICFP, IRDA approved training centers like RNIS, TAURUS etc. Worked as consultant in Bajaj Alianz, Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance. 37 years of experience in Life Insurance Industry. Retired as Manager Planning & Principal (Divisional Training Center) from LIC of India Mr. Jatin Khemani MBA (Finance), CFA 10 years of academic experience with various institutes and mentored students from school to college, covered various subjects like Taxation, Accountancy, Maths, Financial Mgt, Equity Research, Economics, etc.2 years corporate experience as research analyst with Value Research India Private Limited. Ms. Shreshthaa K Chopra Dip. in Bus. Adm., MBA Finance & Marketing Over 8 years of teaching experience. Her areas of core competency are Derivatives, Capital Markets, Options Trading Strategies, Technical Analysis, Quantitative Techniques, Marketing, Operational Research and Financial services.Her expertise lies in trading derivative instruments with the help of Technical Analysis, as well identifying trend reversal through divergence. Ms. Niharika Gupta UGC-NET Qualified, December 2012, Roll No. 17172343,Charter Holder, Financial Risk Management (FRM), November 2009,Top tier MBA graduate Professor – Bombay Stock Exchange Institute (BSEI)-Deliver lectures on Quantitative Techniques, Portfolio Management, Financial Reporting & Analysis,Private Equity & Venture Capital, Mergers & Acquisitions, Statistics, Economics, Credit Risk, Fundamental Analysis and Financial Modelling Use of case study method, simulation games and presentations in content delivery. Prof. Ashok Jain B.E in Mechanical Engineering Mr. Ashok Jain has a trading experience of over 40 years, using technical trends. He is one of the premier faculties of Technical Analysis in Delhi. He has set and developed trading desk for various financial institutions on Technical Analysis, Portfolio Management and derivatives which have greatly enriched his teaching skills and made him an outstanding instructor. Shashank He is Alumni of Symbiosis College, Pune & Certified financial plannerCM (CFPCM) from FPSB. He has over 8+ years of experience in the field of Academics & knowledge management. It includes training, content development, concept building etc. He has extensive knowledge of financial planning. He has experience of team management, employee training, client handling etc. Dr. Vinod Kumar Ph.D DBF (CFA), M.Com./M.Phil., AFP, NCFM Modules (AMFI, Dealers, Derivatives) Dr. Vinod kumar is M.com M.PHIL. PHD, CFA (dbf), AFP and NCFM crtified for dealers, Dervatives and mutual funds of NSE and Mcx certified for commodities. He is Associate at Indian Institute of Advanced Studies (IIAS), Shimla. He has the teaching experience of more than 37 years in Delhi University as well various management institutes of repute. Along with teaching he had been the Chief Editor of financial newspaper on stock markets. He is the founder editor of investors India magazine of Bajaj Capital. Prof. Kushal Bhateja CFA , FRM, CFP, PGDBM, B.A. (Eco Hons.) More than 10 years of rich experience in various segments of the investment industry.Key areas of expertise includes: Institutional Equity Sales, Equity Dealing, Fixed Income Market Analysis, Investment Advisory,Business Development, Mutual Fund Sales, Relationship Management, Financial Planning, Investment Training, and Teaching. Mr. Dinesh Gupta Grade A CFPCM from FPSB, IRDA, AMFI Certified. Associate in Insurance from Insurance Institute of India Total Teaching Experience of 23 years. Sound conceptual knowledge base of Financial Markets with the strong grip over analysis in the same. Introduction to financial planning,Risk Analysis and Insurance Planning, Retirement Planning and Employees Benefit, Estate Planning and Advance Financial Planning. Mr. Ranjan Kumar MBA (PGDM), Dip. in Hotel Mgmt., Bachelor of Arts 12+ years of diverse experience in knowledge services, pharma and retail sectors. Last eight years, I have been in an entrepreneurial P&L role, setting and scaling up offshore research delivery centres providing financial, business and equity research services to global clients comprising Fortune 1000 companies, consulting and buy/sell-side financial services firms. Mr. Neeraj Gupta MBA Finance and CFA Level 2 Corporate trainer with Bombay Stock Exchange Institute Ltd, Centre for Investment Education & Learning and NJ Gurukul Pvt India Ltd. I am also associated with Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (GOI initiative) as a Certified Trainer and Assessor in BFSI Sector Skill Council. Mr. Rishi Mehra Post Graduate Diploma in Bussiness Administration(ICFAI,New Delhi).CFA,Certified treasury Management,Licensed International Finacial Analyst. CEO-Corporate Partners(Giving training,Research & consultancy in the area of finance to corporate and institutes).Various Book written for Finance:-Financial management(Concepts Simplified),Case Studies in Finance,Accounts-The language of any Business. Mr. Bhanu Pratap MBA(Amity Business School,Noida),Certified Financial Planner (CFP)- Cleared ,NCFM Certifications,Financial Modeling AFP, MBA (Finance) with 3 Years 11 months of Total Experience in the area of Sales & Marketing, Finance & Accounting, Financial valuation, Financial Modeling, BRS/GL, Budgeting & Forecasting. Provide content development for few local institutes in the area of Capital Market & CFP. Acquired extensive knowledge and understanding about Global/Indian Bond & Capital Market, Derivatives, Trade Life Cycle, and Financial Valuation & Modeling along with global regulatory practices like AML/KYC etc. Acquired deep understanding of various law and regulatory norms like SEBI/RBI/PFRDA/IRDA/CLB/IT Act/Indian Succession Act/SCR etc. Mr. Bhanu Pratap is also a well-known author of books like “Time Value of Money” Academic Coordinators Kiran A very responsible position of acting like a thread in the garland. She connect all the resources and makes sure that the execution is as per plan. Scheduling and approvals are just one part of the entire exercise. Managing any last minute emergency, any critical situation is something she is apt at. The role has much more to it. Kalpana An integral part of the academic team, our coordinators make sure very little deviation between the plan and execution. Motivating students to participate not only in assessments and do well there, her role includes the extra-curricular aspects of the MBA programs like the Annual Fest Tarang. Her efforts are critical for success of any academic program.