Capital Markets

Core Faculty

Experienced faculty in Capital Market Career Track Courses guide students with industry expertise and practical knowledge.

Prof. Jitender Kumar


Prof. Jitender is a prolific equity researcher, portfolio advisor and manages his own portfolio advisory firm. He has over 16 years of experience in the fields of Equities, Mutual Funds, Derivatives, Fund Management, and Research with various financial firms including an Asset Management Company. He has also served as a Visiting Faculty to several tier-1 Management Institutes for more than ten years. Prof. Jitender holds a CFA and FRM certification.

Prof. Pooja Gupta


Prof Pooja is an educator, case writer, and researcher with more than 16 years of teaching experience at the postgraduate level.

Her research interests are in the area of Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, and Behavioural Finance. She is a prolific case writer and has received various national and international awards for her cases. She has an interest in stock markets and is an active investor.

Mr. Vijay Kaushik

Mr. Vijay Kaushik is an expert in the area of Technical Analysis & Derivatives. He is a subject matter expert on Equity, Commodity, Currency Market, Derivatives & Technical Analysis.

He has to date delivered around 750 lectures in various Corporate, PSUs, Exchanges, Institutions & Universities.

Mr. Umakant Rao, CMT

Umakant Rao is a Commodity Risk Manager at Tata Coffee Limited (Procurement ,Commodity Futures and Options, OTC derivatives, Data Analytics). He is a Chartered Market Technician (CMT).

Prof. Amit Puniyani

Career Track Chair

Prof. Nilanjan Sen

University at Albany School of Business

Prof. Raghuram G