Mayank Joshipura Professor, Finance, School of Business Management, NMIMS, MumbaiMayank Joshipura is Associate Dean, Research and PhD programme, and Professor of Finance at the School of Business Management, NMIMS University, Mumbai, India. He is an engineering graduate and holds PhD and MBA degrees in finance. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School, GloColl programme. He has completed a certificate programme on ‘creating value through financial management’ from Wharton Business School, USA. He is the recipient of the ‘Best Finance Professor Award’ at the 23rd Devang Mehta, National Education Awards in the year 2015.
He has more than two decades of experience in management education and consulting. He has worked with several reputed institutes including S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai, where he was a faculty and head of the finance area, prior to joining NMIMS in 2013. He had been a visiting faculty to many reputed business schools, including IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore, SPJIMR and SPJGM Singapore. He has been a regular faculty for UGC refresher courses for management and commerce faculty.
He has published several papers in reputed national and international journals. He has been a reviewer for a number of international journals and the most reputed case journals, such as CRJ and EEMCS. He has published series of articles in leading business dailies and portals, such as The Economic Times, Financial Express, ET Wealth, DNA Money and moneycontrol.com. He has served as an expert for a Radio One 95 FM on finance news and analysis for a period of six months from January 2015 to June 2015. He has also chaired sessions at many international and national conferences. He has completed two funded research projects for National Stock Exchange (NSE) of India. He has also supervised two funded research projects under NSE’s students’ research project initiative.
He has designed and conducted several training programmes and MDP sessions for many reputed organizations, such as SBI, PNB, BSE, AMA, ISE, LIC MF, Asian Paints, ACC, Zydus Cadila, Sun Pharma, IFFCO, GSPC, Gujarat Gas, V-Trans and many more. He has keen interest in the areas of portfolio management, behavioural finance, alternative investments and hedge funds, corporate valuation, derivatives and financial risk management, mergers and acquisitions, and wealth management. He is currently pursuing research in the areas of factor investment strategies and behavioural finance.
He is a people’s person and loves meeting people, travelling, reading and street food.