Sivashanmugam C. Ph.D, is a Professor at Faculty of Management Studies, PES University, Bangalore, Karnataka. He has close to two deacdes of teaching,training and research experience in the areas of finance , investment, and accounting. He has chaired many conferences in various national and international conferences. He is a has organied many FDPs, workshops, and training programs.He has presented and published many research papers in various conferences and journals in the areas of startegic finance, investment and capital markets. He has attended many traing programs organied by IIMs and IITs. He co-ordinates many intiatives like internships in association with NISM, NSE, etc.