Adjunct Faculty
(Part Time)


  • Chartered Accountant – The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India, India, June 2001
  • Bachelor of Commerce – University of Mumbai – India – March 1999
  • Post Graduate Diploma in foreign exchange Risk Management – World Trade Institute (Mumbai), India – 2002

Subject Taught/ Student Project Mentor

  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Valuation
  • Management Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Due Diligence
  • Improving efficiency of revenue cycle of Electricity distribution company

Academic experience

  • Was Faculty for Valuation and Due Diligence for Masters in Business Finance offered by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
  • Visiting faculty at SP Jain Global Business School for full time Masters course – subjects covered Mergers & Acquisition, Management & Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting and Decision Making
  • Visiting Faculty at SP Jain Global Business School for Executive Management program course in Dubai & Mumbai – subjects covered Valuation, Corporate Finance & enhancing Stakeholders value.

Corporate experience

  • Partner – BDO Haribhakti India (2006 to 2011)
  • Partner – Baker Tilly DHC (2013 - 2015)
  • Corporate Finance Director – BDO LLP (UK) (2010-11)
  • Principal – Ramesh Lakshman & Co, Chartered accountants (2000 to 2006)

Research Interests

  • Financial Management and Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Inorganic growth strategies
  • Strategy of Private equity and alternate Investment funds in assisting entrepreneurs to grow

Conference presentations

  • Regular speaker at Institute of Directors (India) in their Masterclass for Directors on financial governance
  • Speaker at Institute of Chartered Accountants Seminars on Valuation.


  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

Awards & recognition

  • Consistently recognized as one of the best speakers in Masterclass sessions of Institute of Directors.
  • First Senior level secondment from Indian firm to UK to help network development.