Team Hyderabad
Pratik Killa
President Pratik is a Commerce Graduate from St. Xavier’s College and a Chartered Accountant. He has over 4 years of experience working across various spectrums of Finance. Prior to ISB, he was working with Tata Steel’s Investment Management division, evaluating Investment opportunities for Tata Steel across the Steel value chain, tracking the performance of group companies, and identifying interventions for profitability improvement. Prior to Tata Steel, Pratik was working with Crisil Ratings in the Institutional Ratings team and HSBC in the Global Banking and Markets team.
Shyam Choudhary
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Shyam has total 4 years of work experience in the assurance line of service. Prior to joining ISB, he was working as a Senior Associate in PwC, Dubai on the audits of some high profile clients. He brings with him experience in coordinating local and international audits involving complex consolidations and technical accounting matters. He has experience in industry specific issues pertaining to real estate and construction such as project valuations, revenue recognition and has a fair understanding of development contracts. Prior to joining PwC Dubai, he worked in the PwC India gaining experience in financial services sector with exposure to regulations of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), guidelines of Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Shyam has graduated from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Jigna Yagnik
Careers and L&D Coordinator

A Chartered Accountant and CFA with more than 13 years of experience in Corporate Finance, Turnaround Strategy, Analytics,  Planning/Budgeting, Capacity Management, Cost Management, Financial modelling and Valuation. Worked for business of varied type and size and with many business leader with varying leadership styles. Strong international experience of working with diverse and cross border team. Lead the complex integration of two knowledge giants (Booz India an PwC).

Dipti Kishore
Alumni Relations Coordinator Before coming to ISB, Dipti was working with BNP Paribas, London where she spent over 5 years working in Securitization and FX Trading Research domains. While working as a Structuring Analyst with the Asset Securitization Group, she worked on the valuation of Corporate CLOs, RMBS and SME loans backed securities. She then spent over 3 years as Senior Quantitative Researcher within Fixed Income Quantitative Research, where she focused primarily on developing strategies for improving FX eTrading business. Dipti has a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University, and a Master's degree in Financial Mathematics from London School of Economics, London. 
Dipti Tejwani
Events Coordinator Dipti has about 3 years of work experience in various areas of finance. Prior to joining ISB, she was working with Deloitte Advisory in their Financial Advisory division, wherein she was actively involved in assisting clients on complex technical accounting areas of derivatives and hedging transactions, financial transformations including carve-out accounting and mergers and acquisitions, implementing latest accounting changes and analysis of structured transactions. Dipti graduated from SRCC with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and she is a level 3 candidate of the CFA Program.
Pallavi Bagal
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Pallavi is a Chartered Accountant and has 2.5 years of post-qualification work experience in Tax Regulatory and Advisory domain. Her latest role was that of a Tax Manager at MT Educare Limited, where she was in-charge of the Direct and Indirect Tax compliance and structuring strategy of the MT group and reported to the CFO. She has completed her articleship in the Global International Corporate Tax team of KPMG and the Indirect tax team of Schlumberger. She also holds a B-Com degree from Mumbai University and a Diploma in Banking and Finance from the Indian Institute of Banking and Finance.
Rohit Murmuria
Events Coordinator Rohit has ~3 years of experience across the Investment Banking and Consulting verticals. His last role was as a Private Equity Research Analyst at McKinsey, where he worked across a wide range of McKisney engagements, with specific focus to Private Equity. Prior to that, he was an M&A analyst at Ambit Corporate Finance, a leading India-based investment bank. Rohit is a Bachelors in Commerce (Hons.) from the Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi.
Divam Sharma
iAlpha Coordinator Divam Sharma is a Chartered Accountant with 5 years of work-ex in BFSI sector working with organizations like Citibank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and India Mortgage Guarantee Corporation, in mortgage lending division. He is actively tracking the markets since the last 11 years and is actively recommending investment ideas to a few HNI investors. He is a value investor and regularly tracks turnaround stories, change in business strategies, financial performances and  broader market developments.
Team Mohali
Sarosh Ghadiali
President Sarosh is a Chartered Accountant with over 6 years work experience and has worked in the Transactions practice at Ernst & Young and KPMG. He has led teams on and been closely involved in landmark deals including Temasek’s acquisition of Tata Communications' subsidiary business ($600m), KKR's investment in JBF industries ($150m) and Olympus Capital’s investment in DM Healthcare ($100mn). In his previous role with Mazars, Sarosh led a team of 11 and assisted in raising over $90m for Godrej Properties Ltd in the first Institutional Placement Program in the Indian markets. He is also a CFA level II candidate and also holds a Masters in Commerce from University of Mumbai.
Navin Hemani
Vice-President Navin has worked as an Assistant Manager for Corporate Strategy division of Ocwen Financial Corporation for US markets, one of the largest Mortgage backed securities servicing company in the US, with clients including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae and private label MBS. His work included building complex financial models for portfolio performance and forecasting, building valuation models for Mortgage Servicing Rights, building cost to service models for portfolio worth $350 billion in UPB, building company wide cost structures decks and presenting to the CEO and CFO.
Rishi Chopra
Alumni Relations
Rishi is a Bachelors in Commerce (Hons.) from the University of Delhi and a Chartered Accountant. He has 3.5 years of post qualification experience in the M&A domain, both in India and the UK. Rishi worked in the M&A advisory space with KPMG across investment banking, valuations, financial due diligence and commercial due diligence. Prior to KPMG, Rishi worked with Pricewaterhouse Coopers for 4+ years (including articleship) in Assurance and Business Advisory Services. He has interests in portfolio management, Mergers & Acquisitions and private wealth management.
Vishal Iyer
Learning and Development Coordinator
Vishal is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and has 2.5 years of post qualification experience with ICICI Bank in their financial reporting team where he was responsible for consolidated Indian GAAP, US GAAP as well as IFRS financial statements of the ICICI Group. He completed his CA articleship from PKF Sridhar & Santhanam wherein he specialized in internal as well as statutory audits of several listed companies. He is a is also a CFA level II candidate and holds a Bachelors in Commerce from R.A. Podar College (University of Mumbai) as well as a certificate in IFRS from ICAEW (UK)
Shriyansh Jain
Career Coordinator Shriyansh has 3 years’ experience in supply chain and pricing strategy for downstream Oil companies. His latest role was as Pricing Officer in Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd wherein he was responsible for pricing of sensitive petroleum products. During his tenure, he introduced the concept of Dynamic Pricing at retail outlets. He was also instrumental in successful launch of Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme for LPG in 5 major Indian states.  Shriyansh is a Chartered Accountant with All India Rank 13 in CA Final. He also holds Chancellors Bronze Medal for 2nd Rank in Bachelor of Commerce, University of Kanpur.
Divya Agrawal
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Divya has over 5 years of work experience spread across multiple domains which include investment banking, sustainable investments and business development.  In her last role, Divya worked with the Mergers & Acquisitions desk with UBS research and co-authored award winning publications on M&A trends, IPO’s and deal synergies. She also worked on sector evaluation to assess impact of sustainability factors on company valuations and investment portfolios. Prior to this she worked with Morgan Stanley's investment banking team. She holds a Master’s in finance and bachelors in Economics from University of Delhi.
Akshatha Shetty
Events Coordinator Akshatha has work experience of 6 years. Her last role was Deputy Manager with State Bank of India where she was responsible for branch administration as well as marketing and sales. Prior to that she was working as Senior Systems Engineer with Infosys Ltd wherein she took care of the design and development aspects of client requirements. She has done her Engineering from Mumbai University and also holds Diploma in Banking and Finance from the Indian Institute of Banking and Finance.