Expert Talk organized by ACUMEN, the Finance club @GHS-IMR
ACUMEN, the Finance club at GHS-IMR, organized an expert talk on the topic "Contemporary career options in the field of Finance and related Skill-set requirements" on 16th November, 2018. The talk was attended by finance students of the PGDM batch 2017-19.
The expert invited to deliver this talk was Mr. Sudhir Awasthi.
He is currently working as a Sector Lead in CRISIL GRA, Mumbai and comes with 15 years of rich industry experience in technical and financial domains.
Mr. Sudhir introduced students to the potential career avenues in the field of Financial Investments, Financial Research and Analysis, and Corporate Finance. He further discussed about Financial Markets and Institutions of today. He gave in-depth explanation of the impact of Analytics and Automation on Financial Research, Investment decision-making and Asset Management.
He encouraged students to develop research skills using VBA, Eviews, R, MATLAB, Bloomberg, etc. and data visualization techniques using Tableau and Qlikview.
Students got engaged very well in the learning process and satiated their quest for knowledge by imploring more on the topic and asking several questions.
Vidisha Bansal, student coordinator of ACUMEN, anchored the event.
Dr. Bhagwan Jagwani, Professor (Finance) and Faculty Coordinator of ACUMEN, welcomed the expert and also presented a memento to him as a token of gratitude.