Visiting Faculty

SDM-IMD has a strong team of faculty drawn from both Industry and Academics. The combination enables faculty members to leverage their knowledge & experience in accordance with the Industry requirements. In addition there are a number of visiting faculty and guest faculty engaged to teach core / elective courses.

From Academia From Abroad From Industry

Dr. S. Nataraju
Associate Professor & Chairman
PG Dept. of Law, JSS Law College

Prof. P. Shivananda Bharathi
Associate Professor and Controller of Examinations
JSS Law College

Prof. Jagadish A.T
JSS Law College

Dr. Prasanna Chandra
Former Director,
IFCI Limited

Dr. R. Balasubramaniam
Founder & Chairman of the Swami Vivekananda
Youth Movement (SVYM)

Dr. Stephen Aro-Gordon
Professor - Baze University

Prof. Radhakrishnan S
Telfer School of Management
Ecole de gestion Telfer

University of Ottawa

Dr. Julian Gaspar
Clinical Professor of Finance & Executive Director,
Mays Business School, 

Texas A & M University, Texas, USA

Dr. Elango Rengasamy
Head of Finance and Banking Program,
Faculty of Business

British University in Dubai

Prof. Ravi Sankar

Prof. Rajesh Madhavan
Prof. N. Ravi Shankar
Aim High Consulting Ltd
Prof. R. Kasthuri Rangan



Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Stephen ARO-GORDON, Ph.D.
Professor - Finance
Department Chair, Financial Mathematics 
Faculty of Computing and Applied Sciences, Baze University 
Email: stephen@sdmimd.ac.in
Trained first as an appraiser and investment banker, Dr. Stephen ARO-GORDON is a distinguished senior lecturer in management studies and head of financial mathematics programme at the Faculty of Computing and Applied Sciences, Baze University Abuja Nigeria. He has done Master of Business Administration and also holds a doctoral degree from Usmanu Danfodiyo University Nigeria. He has been a Fellow of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administration, Member of Institute of Management Consultants, and he is currently a member of the International Association for Quantitative Finance, USA. He joined Baze University in 2014 after an intensive exposure at various conglomerate and investment banking corporate offices and teaching at top business schools and financial training institutions for many years. Alumnus of the Manchester Business School, England, his primary research interests are in the application of quantitative techniques to dealing with issues in corporate finance, strategic management, public administration, public policy, and human resource management. An established researcher on the convergence of real estate and capital markets, he has published many articles in his field over the last few years. A paper reviewer for five international journal editorial advisory boards, he has won many prizes and awards both as an academic and as a financial practitioner. Recognitions received for excellence include the Best-degree Graduating Student Awards, the Dean’s nominee for Best Doctoral Thesis, the Best Trainee Analyst and the prestigious Special Merit Award of the International Merchant Bank Plc (IMB), an erstwhile Nigerian investment banking subsidiary of the US-based JPMorgan Chase. He has also served as an expert at many international development projects including European Commission/International Finance Corporation/World Bank Group/Federal and State Government Ministries/ Departments/ Agencies, ExxonMobil, and other outreaches in Nigeria for many years. He has facilitated various management training programmes, and has been invited speaker / chaired the sessions in several international workshops and conferences worldwide as well. He enjoys working with people to provide and drive value for long-term success.