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Dr Harsh is a Senior Advisor with management consulting firm Bain & Company. He is also the Executive-In-Residence at the Centre for Financial Studies (CFS) at the SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) in Mumbai. For the past 25 years, he has advised top management of companies in India, North America, Europe, South East Asia, and Greater China, on issues of strategy, operations, organisation, risk management, etc. He has worked extensively on issues of corporate finance including mergers and acquisitions, alliance structuring and negotiations, valuations, review of major investment decisions for private equity and strategic investors, etc.
Dr Harsh is actively involved in policy-making related to financial services in India and has been a member of several committees set up by the Government of India and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). He regularly contributes articles in business media on important financial sector and economic issues.
Harsh has a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Visvesvaraya National Institute Of Technology (VNIT) Nagpur followed by an MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kolkata, a Master's of Science in Quantitative Finance, and Ph.D. in business economics from the Smith School of Business of the University of Maryland, US.
Posts by Harsh Vardhan
The amount of non-performing assets (NPAs) in India’s banking sector has skyrocketed in the last five years. It has been accompanied by a sharp decline in investment growth, and a significant econom...