Ayushi Raichoudhury
Faculty Associate

ayushi@ksom.ac.in

MBA (Finance), Ph.D. (Pursuing)

She is an alumnus of KIIT School of Management, where she earned her Master’s degree in Business Management with Finance as her specialization. She has completed a short-term course sponsored by AICTE on Research Methodology from IIT, Roorkee. She teaches Corporate Finance and Indian Financial System. Prior to Joining KIIT she was appointed by L&T Finance. She has published three research papers in referred journals such as Indian Economic Journal, SAGE; Asian Journal of Business Research, etc, which are indexed in Scopus and ABDC. Besides, she has also presented papers in national and international conferences of repute viz. IMRA-IIMB International Conference 2015 at IIM Bangalore, 58th ISLE Conference 2016 held at IIT Guwahati, etc. She has also contributed a research article in a special section for the upcoming book titled “Methodological Issues in Management Research: Advances, Challenges and the Way Ahead”, which shall be published by Emerald. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. and working on two research articles.

Being a state level chess champion and a national level chess player; she acknowledges the importance of sports along-with academics.

Biraj Kumar Mohanty
Associate Professor

biraj.mohanty@ksom.ac.in

M.Com (Utkal), PGDM (XIMB), PhD (Utkal)

Dr. Biraj Kumar Mohanty is an M. Com (Utkal), PGDM (XIMB), PhD (Utkal) having 15 years’ industry experience in government, manufacturing and trading organisations involving a variety of jobs in both operational and strategic finance functions. Besides, he has another 15 years’ academic experience in various management institutes across the country.

Prof. Mohanty has the research interest in the areas of microfinance, working capital management, security market, entrepreneurship with a focus on case-based empirical studies. He has conducted several MDPs for corporate and has good exposure in consulting for SME sector.

Koustubh Kanti Ray
Associate Professor

kkray@ksom.ac.in

M.Com, PGDBM, Ph.D. (Utkal)

Dr. Ray is currently an Associate Professor of Finance Area at KIIT School of Management. In a career spanning more than a decade, he has served in leading management institutions in the country – Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal; Indian Institute of Management, Raipur, and Institute for Financial Management and Research, Chennai. Dr. Ray has a passion for teaching and taught corporate finance, business valuation, financial engineering, merger & acquisition at one or more of the above institutions. He regularly conducts management training programs for corporate and government executives in finance and related subjects. His research interests are mainly in the areas of corporate finance and financial markets.

Saroj K. Routray
Assistant Professor

saroj@ksom.ac.in

MBA, M.Com, ICWA, PhD Continuing

With a major exposure of over a decade in teaching, he holds a rich experience of 14 years both in industry as well as in academics. He has served in various organizations ranging from heavy engineering equipments, automobiles and educational institutions. Apart from handling full time courses in Finance and Accounting, he has been involved in many MDPs as a resource person for leading organizations like UNICEF, Hindalco, OPTCL, Vedanta Aluminum, Visa Steel, PPL, OHPC, IMFA, CESU & Stone India.

He has been a consultant for monitoring and evaluation of CAPART sponsored projects in Odisha, West Bengal and Chhatisgarh. As an avid researcher, he has couple of research papers and case studies to his credit. His current research interest lies in the area of Corporate Governance and Firm Performance, which coincidentally is an area of his doctoral program.

B.C.M.Patnaik
Associate Professor

bcmpatnaik@ksom.ac.in

M.Com, Ph.D., PDF (Pursuing )

More than 20 years of rich experience in Educational Research, Content and Creative initiative at both post graduate and undergraduate level, ability to handle core administration related activities such as infrastructure, facility, human resources, training and development of staff members and organizational behavior and organization development. Possessing valuable insights, keen analysis and team approach to implement best practices, adept at working in high pressure environments with strict deadlines and multiple deliverables. Introduce knowledge and assist the students to develop the skills necessary for success.

As a faculty of Accounts & Finance, introduced students to the principles, process, tools and techniques becoming the foundation of their ability to understand and take up challenges throughout their education and into their professional careers. Expertise in planning, organizing, coordinating and monitoring all types of curricular and co-curricular activities for the overall development of personality of students. Devoted teacher striving to help students change marginal grades into good grades and supporting colleagues and administration in facilitating each child’s social and intellectual growth by creating an atmosphere of mutual respect and open communication.  Guided 15 Ph.D Scholars and guiding 6 scholars. Published more than 150 papers including 34 papers in Scopus indexed journals. Awarded Best Faculty 4 times.