Faculty Profiles

IFIM Business School

Dr. Nitin Balwani


Dr. Nitin Balwani
Dean – Planning & Development

Educational Qualification:
MBA (Finance), PhD (Strategy)

Subject Taught:
Investment Management, Strategic Management, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Derivatives, etc.

Research Interest / Consulting Area:
Investments and Strategic Management

Academic Work experience:
Over 10 years teaching and training doctoral and post graduate programs apart from managing programs with diverse delivery modes.

Corporate work experience:
Over 15 years’ experience in managing large teams across financial services space.

Also teaches/taught at :
AIMA, UPES, Apeejay Business School, Amity Business School, amongst others


Books / Research papers published:
Authored two books, fourteen study guides, seventeen cases, four book reviews, seven research papers and eighteen articles.

Select list:

  • Impact of Internet on Business Models, Synergy - Journal of Ecommerce and Management, Jan-Mar 2006
  • A Taxonomy of Business Models, Apeejay Business Review, July-Dec 2004
  • Impact of Behaviour on Asset Pricing, Apeejay Business Review, Jan-June 2004
  • Strategic Management & Business Policy, Excel Books, 2002
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers, Excel Books, 2000, 2002
  • Strategies for Going International, Winning Strategies for Going Global, Indore Management Association, December, 2001
  • Case Study on ‘DCM Shriram Consolidated Ltd.’, Referencer, ICSI, July, 2001
  • Technology Paradigms in Management Education , Management Review, March, 2000
  • Creating Corporate Advantage by enhancing long term value, JIMS 8M / and a book with the same title, September, 1998
  • Solutions Bottled in Plastic, The Economic Times, August 29, 1994
  • When Sky-high Ambitions Pay Off, The Economic Times, August 15, 1994

23 years of leadership development

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