Vishwanatha S R is a professor of finance at the School of Management, Mahindra University. He has held academic positions at Shiv Nadar Institution of Eminence, BML Munjal University, S P Jain Institute of Management, T A Pai Management Institute, Bharatidasan Institute of Management, Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies, Sharjah, UAE, and Institute of Management Technology. He was a consultant with the Tata Management Training Center in Pune, India during 2006-2007.
He is the recipient of the Ruth Greene Memorial Award, the Best Workshop case award and the Jonathan Welch award from the North American Case Research Association, Research Excellence Award from Shiv Nadar University, NYU Stern- NSE research grant, and Hindustan Unilver-Dewang Mehta Best Professor in Financial Management Award. He has been nominated to Marquis Who’s Who in the World and Madison’s Who’s Who in the World.
He is the author 6 books and 80 cases in Corporate Finance, Investment Management, and Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring for Springer Verlag, Sage Publications, McGraw Hill, and PHI Learning. He has presented his research at major global conferences such as the American Economic Association/ASSA conference, FMA Conference, Financial Management Association Asian Conference, EFMA conference, Asian Finance Association Annual meeting, Journal of Corporate Finance Special Emerging Markets Conference, Financial Markets and Corporate Governance conference, India Finance Association, and North American Case Research Association (NACRA) Annual Meeting.