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Prashanti Kumar

Adjunct Faculty

LinkedIn Profile


  • Master’s in Business Administration (Finance), Pune University, India (1998)
  • Bachelor’s in Commerce (Business Administration), Pune University, India (1995)
  • Financial Accounting for Decision Making
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Advanced Financial Statement Analysis
  • Principles of Banking & Risk Management
  • Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management
  • Industrial Finance
  • Indian Financial System
  • Basics of Banking
  • Corporate & Wholesale Banking
  • Business Management
  • Management Development Programs

Academic experience

  • Strong experience in teaching courses in the area of accounting, finance, banking and business across a wide spectrum of students involving postgraduates and undergraduates
  • Expertise in tailoring classes in accordance with the needs of the students
  • Conducted workshops & seminars at colleges & universities
  • Mentored student bodies on various topics in the area of Finance
  • Designed course schematics and aligning course outlines in the area of Finance in accordance with industry development & requirements
  • Developed various online modules designed to enhance learning amongst students in a conducive environment and pace
  • Supervising Teaching Assistants and Graders and encouraging them to adopt best practices
  • Consultative counselling support to students by assisting them to overcome academic challenges
  • Conducted Management Development Programs especially for corporate houses

Corporate Experience

  • Prepared financial statements, business activity reports and forecasts
  • Monitored financial details to ensure that legal requirements are met
  • Reviewed, monitored and managed budgets
  • Liaised with banks and financial institutions for working capital requirements and actively involved in financial negotiations for increasing cash credit limits
  • Assisted in developing strategies to reduce financial risk
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable laws and procedures
  • Cash Management

Consulting Experience

  • Freelance consulting in the area of Portfolio Management
  • Provide research, advice and guidance for planning a Financial Portfolio
  • Help build, diversify and monitor portfolio for clients
  • Collaborating with accountants and attorneys to understand the financial status of clients
  • Understanding investor’s allocation preferences, matching investment to objectives and balancing risk against performance
  • Training interns to carry out the role of a financial analyst

Conferences & Workshops

  • The Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy – Mumbai, India
  • Investing made Easy – Pune, India
  • Women & Money: Twelve months to take charge of your Finances – Bengaluru, India
  • Financial Literacy - Emphasis on Budgeting & Savings – Pune, India
  • Show me my money – Mumbai, India

Awards & Recognition

  • Best teacher award in the area of Business
  • Most loved faculty as per student feedback
  • Spot Award for the introduction of Online Learning Modules
  • Ambassador for pilot run and launch of the Online Learning Modules
  • Long Term Service Award