Team Hyderabad
Akshay Jogani
President Akshay has about 5 years of work experience in various areas of finance. Prior to joining ISB, he worked with Multiples PE for two years, where was a senior analyst in the investment team – and invested in companies in healthcare and technology sectors. Prior to Multiples, he spent two years at Rothschild India in their Investment Banking team in Mumbai. Here, he covered the TMT sector and worked on spectrum auctions, M&As and strategy for one of the largest telcos in India. Akshay graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Mumbai University and is also a CFA charter holder.
Mamta Bhatia
Vice President

Mamta is a Chartered Accountant with 2.5 years of work experience. Before ISB, she was working with Deloitte Haskins & Sells LLP in the Accounting Advisory department as a Deputy Manager. Her role involved assisting Banks and NBFCs in transitioning to the new accounting requirements in India: Indian Accounting Standards (‘Ind AS’). She has also been involved in the financial audit of companies in the technology sector.

Rachit Jain
Marketing Coordinator Rachit has about 5 years of work experience in finance and non finance areas. Prior to joining ISB, he worked as the Treasury Head for Mondelez India, based out of Mumbai. Before Mondelez, he worked as an Executive Assistant to the Managing Director at Ceat Ltd. (part of RPG Group). Rachit has done his Bachelors in Commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics. He is a Chartered Accountant and has cleared the CFA Level III exams
Tapan Kulkarni
Industry Outreach Coordinator Tapan has around 3 years of work experience in various areas of finance. Prior to joining ISB, he was working with the Corporate Finance Advisory team of Deloitte where he was actively involved in company profiling, relative valuation, M&A trend analysis, buyer search and target search across various sectors such as Real Estate, Consumer Business, TMT, and Industrials. Tapan has done his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Commerce from R.A.Podar College in Mumbai.
Nikita Patodia
Events Coordinator Nikita is a Commerce graduate from St. Xaviers College, Kolkata and a Chartered Accountant. She has over 4 years of work experience across various financial services. Prior to joining ISB, she was working as an Associate Relationship Manager with Indusind Bank in their Commercial & Corporate Banking Division, evaluating and executing debt -funding transactions for corporate clients. Prior to Indusind Bank, she was working with ICRA Limited in Corporate Credit Ratings and PwC in Assurance Services. 
Himanshu M
Career Advancement Coordinator Himanshu is a Chartered Accountant with more than 6 years of work experience ranging from Auditing to Sales. Prior to joining ISB, he was working with Citibank N.A. in Mumbai as a Business Development Manager for their SME lending business. In the past, he has also worked with ICICI Bank Ltd. and Deloitte. Himanshu has graduated from Delhi University and is a CFA Level 3 candidate. 
Vaibhav Saboo
Alumni Affairs Coordinator Vaibhav has about 6 years of work experience in various areas of finance. Prior to joining ISB, he worked as a Chief Minister’s Fellow, Government of Maharashtra, where he extensively worked with the State Energy Department and the Chief Minister’s War room. In lieu of his good work, he was appointed as one of the youngest Officers on Special Duty with the Energy Minister’s Team, where he advised on policy formulation and financial restructuring of the loss making power sector. Prior to the Government, he spent 3 years working at Ambit Capital in their Institutional Equities team in Mumbai and at KPMG in their Transfer Pricing team. Vaibhav graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Mumbai University and is also a Chartered Accountant and a CFA Level 3 Candidate
Aastha Goyal
Skill Development Coordinator Aastha has about 5 years of work experience in fintech consulting. Prior to joining ISB, she was working as a consultant with Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd. where she worked on designing financial recording and reporting solutions for clients. Aastha is a Chartered Accountant by profession and has cleared Level 3 of the CFA Program.
Team Mohali
Mridul Shah
President
Mridul, a sucker for stocks and squash, has previously worked with Yes Bank as a Corporate Banking Relationship Manager (~4.5 years), with Balrampur Chini Mills Limited as Management Trainee and with Ernst & Young in the Audit and Assurance Services practice. Presently, he is co-managing a small NBFC/ Principal Investment firm, having interests in the Indian capital markets, PE & management consulting. His has earned degrees and certifications in finance including- B. Com/ CA/ CS/ CFA (L1). He likes to travel, watch movies, engage in sports, hogging and beering.
Jinal Shah
Vice President
After completing Chartered Accountancy in November 2007, Jinal joined the SKP Group and worked on advisory for clients’ corporate taxes. Subsequently she joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) in December 2010 with their Corporate Tax team. There she gained enriching cross-functional as well as cross-geographies experience having worked closely with all business units on tax implications of their operations. She has worked extensively on transfer pricing matters for the group companies and has gained global experience having worked out of their Hong Kong and London offices. In January 2017, Jinal joined the Banking Operations team of BAML with a view to gain an in-depth understanding on the corporate and commercial banking business and products. There, she worked on implementing the GST law on the business which impacted 2000+ clients, 11 internal departments and branch operations across 4 states. Presently she is the Vice President of the Finance Club at ISB. Post ISB, she is interested in working as a relationship manager or financial advisor in the corporate banking or wealth management space.
Shahid Hussain
Career and L&D Coordinator
Shahid has 4.5 years of experience in the banking industry across commercial & retail banking domains. He has extensively worked on providing finance to SMEs. He has led a team of 6 members as Branch Head by mentoring, motivating and coaching them to multitask and to align Branch goals with Bank’s strategic goals. He was an entrepreneur in Fashion retail sector for 2.5 years prior to joining the Banking sector. He holds an integrated B.Tech plus MBA degree from NMIMS, Mumbai.
Shriram Jatar
Alumni Relations Coordinator
Shriram is a Chartered Accountant with 3.5 years of experience in Deloitte Advisory focusing on financial reporting and accounting standard implementations. Prior to Deloitte, he did his articleship from S.R. Batliboi & Co. (A member firm of EY) in Statutory Audit, assisting listed and multinational clients with external & tax audits, limited reviews and auditor certifications. A professional with extensive experience in the Consumer and Industrial Products space., Shriram has travelled extensively across India, the U.S. and Japan.
His personal interests range from running, playing football and include a volunteering stint at an NGO in Uttarakhand specializing in rural upliftment and children’s education.
At ISB, keeping in line with his interests, Shriram is the Alumni Relations Coordinator for the Finance Club and is closely involved with organizing finance club activities including workshops, speaker sessions and ISB’s annual finance conclave,
Artha.

 
Pankaj Ahuja
Events Coordinator
Pankaj has about 4 years of experience in Investment Banking. He started off his career at Verity Knowledge Solutions (a UBS affiliate), where he worked as an Analyst in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) sector. He worked on various M&A projects alongside on-shore bankers based out of Americas and the EMEA region. He subsequently worked with Moody’s Analytics as a Senior Associate in the Real Estate sector, where he lead a team of 7 Analysts and Associates for a UK-based bulge bracket Investment Bank, working on multiple M&A  projects. Pankaj holds a Bachelors degree in Economics from Hansraj College, Delhi University.
Abhishek Jain
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Abhishek is one of the youngest students at Mohali campus. He holds a commerce degree from Shri Ram College of Commerce and joined Willis Towers Watson in the Human Capital Consulting practice soon after his graduation. He worked with several clients across industries and provided them data analytics based advisory solutions to develop their workforce strategies. He also designed Employee Stock Options Plans for various clients, aligning CXO’ performance with shareholders’ interests. Abhishek is an optimization and design enthusiast, constantly looking to reshape the processes & deliverables to extract maximum value out of his work & time. You can usually find him playing football or clicking pictures around the campus.