Ramesh Lakshman

ADJUNCT FACULTY (Part Time)

Education
  • Fellow Chartered Accountant & Associate Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (FCA–1985, ACA–1980)
  • Cost & Works Accountan from Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (CWA–1980)
  • Bachelor of Law from Mumbai University (1980)
  • Mumbai University (BCom –1975)

Subject Taught/ Student Project Mentor

  • Derivatives 
  • Treasury and Asset Liability Management

Academic experience

  • Adjunct Faculty at S P Jain School of Global Management
  • Lead Faculty, various Corporate Training Programs in Finance
  • Visiting Faculty, BSE Training Institute of Mumbai Stock Exchange
  • Visiting Faculty, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
  • Visiting Faculty, Institute of Company Secretaries of India
  • Visiting Faculty, Bombay Chartered Accountants Association of India Lead Faculty - Financial Risk Management, World Trade Centre Mumbai (1992-2007)

 

Executive education experience

  • Advanced Financial Concepts and their Application, Birla Sun Life Insurance Co Ltd
  • Derivatives and Risk Management, Birla Sun Life Asset Management Company
  • Induction Program for new recruits on Balance Sheet Analysis, UBS, Hyderabad
  • Induction Program for new recruits on Financial Markets, Lehman Brothers, Mumbai
  • Interest Rate Futures, Dun & Bradstreet, Open Program Financial Concepts for Non Finance Managers, ITC Hotels Division Financial Risk Management, Dun & Bradstreet, Open Program
  • Accounting for Financial Instruments, Ernst & Young, Different Locations in India
  • Derivatives and their Pricing, KPMG, Mumbai
  • Fixed Income Analytics, Merrill Lynch, Mumbai
  • Fixed Income Analytics, Merrill Lynch Mutual Fund, Mumbai
  • Advanced Use of Excel in Financial Management, Dun & Bradstreet, Open Program
  • Derivatives and Hedging, HDFC Mutual Fund, Mumbai

Consulting experience

  • Independent Practice, Ramesh Lakshman & Company (1981-Present)
  • Chartered Accountant, Sharp and Tannen (1979-1980)
  • Chartered Accountant, K C Khanna & Company (1980-1981)

Books & articles

  • Book: "An Introduction to Foreign Exchange and Financial Risk Management"
  • Articles: Monthly columnist with DNA Money on Finance

Memberships

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

Awards & recognition

  • Highest Ranking as Visiting Faculty at S P Jain School of Global Management, Dubai, Singapore, Sydney (2010)

Other activities

  • Practiced yoga and meditation for 20 years
  • Interested in Vedic Studies and their uses in Financial Education
  • Experiments with humor videos in teaching Finance and Financial Concepts