Vivek joined the PhD program (Finance) in September 2014. His current research interests are in the areas of empirical finance including corporate finance and financial markets.
Supervisor: Jiaping Qiu
Before coming to McMaster, Vivek worked for over 1.5 years as an Assistant Professor of Finance at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (Pune, India).
Prior to that, he had over 7 years of corporate experience in finance, education & technology working in Singapore and India.
Student Member of the Institute of Actuaries, India
Cleared actuarial paper Financial Mathematics (CT1) in August 2014
Co-Written a paper on “The Indian Stock Markets : Testing for the Random Walk Model and Anomalies” (Conditionally accepted at an Indian peer reviewed research journal in August 2014)