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Contact Details

Phone:+44(0)121 204 3193

Room: SW1020A

Research Interests

Corporate Finance

Teaching Activity

I have taught the following finance classes at the undergraduate, MBA, and MSc levels in the United States and United Kingdom since 2001 - Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Investments, Valuation of Investments (basically Fixed Income), Derivatives, Risk Management & Insurance, Life Insurance & Retirement Security, Personal Finance, Finance Theory, CFA® Track workshop by Aston University.

I currently teach the following MSc modules:-
• BFM102A Valuation of Investments (basically Fixed Income)
• CFA® Track workshop by Aston University (covers Corporate Finance, Financial Reporting & Analysis and Ethics from CFA Program Level I curriculum)


Lecturer in Finance, Aston Business School, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2011 to present
Assistant Professor of Finance, Merrimack College, North Andover, MA, USA, 2010-2011
Assistant Professor of Finance, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA, 2006-2010
Instructor in Finance, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA, 2001-2006


Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA), 2018
CFA® charterholder, CFA Institute, Charlottesville, VA, USA, November 2010
Ph.D. in Finance, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA, December 2006
M.B.A. in Finance, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH, USA, May 1998
B.Com., Financial Accounting & Auditing, University of Bombay, India, April 1986

Membership of Professional Bodies

CFA Institute 

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Connecticut

Award Date: 17 Dec 2006


Award Date: 7 May 1998

External positions

Exernal Examiner

Oct 2012Sep 2016


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