BSE Training Institute Ltd. has announced that Dr Ravi Jagannathan will head the advisory council set up to supervise all matters related to BTIL's teaching, research and educational programs. The advisory council will continuously examine global best practices in education and help the BSE Training Institute adopt these practices.
Dr Ravi Jagannathan is the John F. Sandner Professor of Finance and Co-Director of the Financial Institutions and Markets Research Center of the Kellog School of Management.
In addition to Dr. Ravi Jagannathan, the advisory council will also consist of the following members:
Dr. Rangarajan Sundaram “Raghu” faculty Department of Finance, New York University's Stern School of Business
Dr. Viral Acharya faculty Department of Finance, New York University's Stern School of Business
Dr. Mahadevan Sundaresan “Suresh” Professor of Financial Institutions, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University
Dr. Mukund Rajan – Managing Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund
Dr. Ajit Ranade – Chief Economist at the Aditya Birla Group
Dr. Urjit Patel – President, Business Development, Reliance Industries Ltd.
Dr. Gangadhar Darbha – Executive Director & Head, Algorithmic Trading Strategies, Global Markets, Nomura Structured Finance
According to Ambarish Datta, MD and CEO of the BSE Training Institute Ltd., “Our aim is not just to create a talent pool, but one that is employable and at par with that produced by world class institutions. That is why we have put together an advisory council consisting of the brightest minds from the world of academics and industry. This council will guide us not only maters related our curriculum and delivery but also help us in building centers of excellence in various areas of specialization and in cutting research in the domain of financial markets.”