Business Analytics




Visiting Professor, Analytics

PhD, MSc., MBA


Bianka possesses academic and research experience of over 14 years. She has worked in reputed B-schools like ICFAI and also worked as a Research Associate in Indian Statistical Institute (ISI, Kolkata).  She has a strong academic background, having secured 3rd position in her Masters in Economics at the University of Calcutta and was awarded the gold-medal from AIMA for securing the 1st position pan India in her MBA course. She has done her Ph.D. in the area of International Business and Trade Analytics. Currently working as an Associate Professor at School of Inspired Leadership, in the area of Analytics and Economics, her area of interest includes Statistics, Research Methodology, Data Mining, Predictive & Prescriptive Analytics and International Business.


Dr. R. Srinivasan

Visiting Professor, Financial Analytics

Ph.D. from FMS, University of Delhi, Associate Dean, NMIMS


Associate Dean, NMIMS, Indore is a Ph.D. from FMS, University of Delhi in Financial Risk Management. He has more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry, teaching, research, and consultancy. Prior to joining NMIMS, he was the Director & Head, Amity Institute of Competitive Intelligence and Strategic Management (AICISM), Amity University, Noida. As the Director at Amity University, Dr. Srinivasan was part of various committees and sub-committees, such as Faculty Recruitment Committee, Accreditation Committees, Quality Assurance and Enhancement Committee, Industry Interaction Cell, etc. At the Institutional level he was the Chair of Board of Studies, Academic Council, Quality Assurance, Disciplinary Committee, etc. In the past, he had been associated with some of leading B-Schools like IMI, New Delhi; IMT, Ghaziabad; SOIL, Gurgaon; and IILM, New Delhi, in different capacities. He has worked on European Union Funded research project; and was consultant to University of Applied Sciences, Frankfurt, Germany; Nomura Reasearch Institute (NRI), Gurgaon; and Technova Global Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon.

His teaching and research interests are Finance, Accounts, Financial Modelling, Financial Risk Management, Analytics, etc. His research papers are published in several leading International and National indexed/refereed research journals. He also has developed case on Foreign Exchange Management.

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Prof. Prashant Verma

Visiting Professor, Data Visualization


Experienced trainer of business analytics, business research and decision science. Working with NIIT University in the area of Business Analytics since Jan 2015. I won Best Faculty award at ‘Bridge School of Management’ training their executive cohorts in Predictive Business Analytics. I have worked with NIILM Center for Management Studies as Program Director, had served NIILM University, IILM- New Delhi, Hindustan Institute of Management and Computer Studies- Agra, AIIMS Agra.

Education: Pursuing Ph.D. on the topic of “Optimal Location of Healthcare Facilities in Western Uttarpradesh”, PGD Computer Software, and Master’s in Statistics, B.Sc., Certificate course in SPSS 15.0, Certificate course in Quality Management for Educational Institutes, Econometric Modeling and Time Series Analysis, Customer Analytics, R-Programming and Short term training program on ‘Identification of Training Needs’. Proficient in R, SPSS, E-views, Crystal Ball, @Risk, MS-Project

- Qualified with over 14 years of experience of delivering training in analytics, research, process monitoring, program/product development, application assessment and evaluation.

- Well-developed research and analytical skills.

- Experience in systems improvement, development of new systems for academic monitoring.

- Excellent organizational and project management skills.


Faculty, Data Analysis Using Excel

MBA, Management Consultant - E&Y


As a leadership development consultant, he has worked on large mandates with leading organizations in the country. He has also developed and launched several executive programs for mid-level high potential leaders.

In his earlier part of career, he worked with technology firms. He has expertise in the area of Project Management, Delivery Management and Key Customer Management. He has done several assignments on representing organization for quality assessments from a practitioner's perspective. Ankush enjoys facilitation, teaching and has been involved in design and delivery of several programs.

He has done his post-graduation in Business Leadership Program from School of Inspired Leadership. He holds twin master degrees, the first one being in Computer Application from Bangalore University. He obtained his graduation from Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University.

Ankush is fond of photography, adventure sports and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

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Prof. Anuj Batta

Visiting Professor, Data Visualization

MBA Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta


Experience in machine learning, predictive analytics, revenue analytics, marketing analytics, product releases, fraud, workforce task management, time series and forecasting, KPI development, UI development, process development, client management, project planning and storytelling & presenting results to large audience including top level executives. Extensive experience in project, people and client management. Experience in planning, designing and delivering full time & executive programs, industry linked programs and MDPs (business analytics and data science programs with course curriculum, detailed course handouts, topics, schedule, setting up the evaluation scheme, project assignments and mentorship). Trainings/ courses conducted so far: Base SAS, advanced SAS, quantitative techniques, predictive analytics, data mining, AI, machine learning, analytics and programming with R, Tableau, programming with Python, HR analytics, marketing analytics, business analytics, big data (Hadoop, mapreduce programming patterns, Pig, Hive, Scala, NoSQL, MongoDB, HBase etc.), SAP BW/BI and SAP B.