Amit Parakh-CFA, B.Com (Hons.), ACA, CS, FRM, PGDM (IIM Amdbd)

Amit, an IIM Ahmedabad graduate is an avid trainer in the finance space. Having cracked CA (with an all India 14th rank), FRM, CS, CFA exams all in first attempt and being an Aditya Birla Scholarship nominee as one of the all India CAT toppers, he knows what it takes. He regularly conducts study programs related to CFA, FRM, CA and has conducted courses/workshops for IIM Shillong, XLRI, Praxis, SREI, IFCI, ICICI Bank, NSE, Kotak Securities etc. Amit has worked extensively in the banking and equity research areas before entering academics. He has been with Structured Products Group, ICICI Bank, where he played a key role in carrying out valuation assignments, building credit rating models and structuring transactions. He has also been an equity research analyst with JP Morgan where he was involved in building valuation models and financial analysis of Indian IT Services companies. He takes active interest in capital markets and specifically, likes to get involved in valuation assignments. He conducts workshops on corporate finance, asset valuation, risk management and financial analysis.

Anshuma Rustagi

ANSHUMA RUSTAGI is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and holds a diploma in Information Systems Audit.

She is co-author of a book on VAT tiltled "Value Added Tax in West Bengal – A Ready Reckoner"

She has been a rankholder throughout her academic career and was awarded the awarded the Nripati Nivanani Memorial Prize and Madan Memorial Medal and Merit Based Scholarship by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) for C.A. Intermediate Examination Results.

She ranked Second in Calcutta University in B.Com (H) Examination and was invited by the Department of Education (Government of India) to witness the Republic Day Parade, 1998 from the Prime Minister’s Box for Meritorious Results in Secondary (Class X) Examination.

She has been a part of team for extensive research on tax provisions and case laws for the following books authored by Mr. B.P. Agarwal, FCA

Tax Audit – Law, Practice and Procedures

Business and Corporate Tax Planning – A Handbook.

She has also been selected and Invited to present Papers in Regional and National C.A. Student Conferences on various issues.

After having worked with Hindustan Lever Limited as a management trainee, she is now in practice since last 10 years.


Lawyer by professional qualification,Graduated from Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College currently pursuing Masters in Law with specialization in Business Laws from Department Of Law,Calcutta University. Came in as 4th under Calcutta University in B.ALLB(Hons) course.I have sole interest in teaching as it is a noble profession.

Area of interest in Teaching: Mercantile Laws,Civil Procedure Code and Constitutional Law.

Rounak Poddar

Rounak Poddar is a qualified CA, CS. He has around 7 years of working experience in the fields of Accountancy and Finance. He secured an all India 26th Rank Holder in C.A Final, 45th Rank in CA PE-II and All India 10th Rank in CS Intermediate examinations. He has worked for organizations such as PwC and Indian Oil Corporation Limited (A Maharatna Company).