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Dr. Somnath

Somnath has been in academics for 16 years. Apart from being an MBA from IIEST Shibpur, he has a Master of Commerce from the University of Calcutta. His specialization in MBA was Finance and specialization in M.Com was Accounting. His areas of academic interest are International Finance, Risk Management, Financial Statement Analysis, Portfolio Management, Financial Markets etc. He has submitted his Ph.D thesis from the University of Kalyani. His research area is Firm Specific Influence on Discretionary Accruals. He has five publications in recent years which includes one in Inderscience. He has presented his research in the 29th Asia Pacific Conference in International Accounting issues, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Apart from that he has presented research papers in many national conferences including Indian Accounting Association. Somnath also has a short stint in the industry in equity research area in capital market. He has conducted FDPs and MDPs in Kolkata and Dhaka. He has been associated with CMA for about a decade and have conducted corporate training programs as empanelled member. Somnath was a full time professor at NSHM, Kolkata for 10 years and IIEST Shibpur for 5 years. He has been a visiting professor at Heritage, Kolkata for some time.’