Program Director Profile
Dr. Samiksha Ojha
Ph.D., MA (Economics), PGDM (IMT Ghaziabad)
Dr. Ojha holds a Ph.D. in Finance from Delhi University, Department of Financial Studies in the area of Infrastructure Financing. She is also a PGDBM in Finance from IMT, Ghaziabad, and a Master’s in Economics from Kanpur University.
Ojha has more than 23 years of work experience, which includes ten years of academic experience of working with educational institutes such as IMI, MDI, IBS, and Faculty of Management Studies. She has taught courses on Financial Accounting, Corporate Finance, Financial Analysis and Valuation, Management of Banks, and Project Finance. She has also been a visiting faculty at Aarhus Business School, Denmark, and has attended the Global Colloquium on Participant-Centered Learning at Harvard Business School.
Before joining academics, she extensively worked in the corporate sector for over 13 years where she was involved in the core financial services sector, market research and consulting. Her international work experience comprises working as a Senior Management Consultant with United Management Services, Dubai and Abu Dhabi where she was responsible for consulting assignments in Finance, Planning, and Budgeting.
Dr. Ojha has provided consultancy to various banks on affairs related to banking and project financing along with handling the responsibility of financial analysis and MIS reports.
Furthermore, Dr. Ojha has also been actively involved with training programs for bank officials in India. She has been involved in several assignments for providing technical advice on financial systems, controls, budgeting, budgetary procedures and management reporting.
Apart from this, she has also authored a book on Power Sector Financing and edited a book on Financial Innovations for Growth. She has several research papers to her credit on subjects like power financing, e-banking, Islamic banking and IFRS in Banks.