Ashish Varma

Ashish Varma

Assistant Professor

Area: Finance
Email: avarma@imt.edu

PhD: Corporate Governance
F C M A ( USA)
F IP A ( Australia)
Fellow of ICWAI (Kolkata)
Masters: PGDBM (Finance) from FORE School of Management, New Delhi (1999).
B.Com (Honours): Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University (1995).
Certificates: Enterprise Management, IIT Delhi; Business Language, IIFT Delhi.
Visiting Professor: KIMEP Kazakhstan and IIM Raipur.

Core: Accounting and Finance
Financial Reporting and Analysis
Management Accounting and Control
Financial Management
Electives: Mergers , Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring
Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation
Strategic Cost Management

Management Control Systems
Business Sustainability
Accounting Information System

Selected Publications

Books:

  • Contributed for a book , “How global is the Indian Economy ? A critique of FDI , FII and Forex management” on the topic of Corporate Governance , EXCEL Books , ( 2006 ) under NIILM CMS Research Foundation

Journals:

  • Varma A , Thomas G, Mathai C ( 2015) “ Impact of Research and Development Costs on Sales in Indian Two Wheeler Industry” Viewpoint , Volume 6, Number 1, January June 2015.
  • Varma A ( 2015) “ Estimation of commercial banks efficiency through Data Envelope Anaysis” Indira Management Review Vol IX , Issue 2, July 2015.
  • Varma A, Mohammad T, Manoj H ( 2015) “ Eros International : Listing Decisions” Journal of General Management Research , Vol. 2, Issue 2, July 2015.
  • Varma A (2015) “ Value chain analysis for cost competitivenesss in the oil and gas industry” Cost Competiveness CMA e Magzine of ICAI , April 2015 , Vol II, No.I.
  • Varma A, Sharma R (2015) “ Reliance’s takeover of Network 18: An Event Study” The Management Accountant , March 2015 page 46-49.
  • Varma A, Sharma G ( 2013) “ The Yes Bank Case: Choices of Growth” FIIB Business Review (FBR) , Vol.2, Iss 3, July 2013 to Sep 2013, pp 40-52.
  • Varma A ( 2014) “ Suzlon Oversea’s Bond Issue” Amity Case Research Journal , Vol 3, Feb 2014 ; ISSN 2768 2319 9199.
  • Varma A, Rao R ( 2013) “ An Econometric Analysis of the Market Integration: A study of select developed and emerging markets” Ansal University Business Review, Vol 1, Issue 1, Jan- June 2013.
  • Varma A (2012) “ Google Motorala Acquisition: A case study” Viewpoint, Vol 3 Number 2, July Dec 2012.
  • Varma A (2013) “ A case study of the Vedanta and Cairn Deal” Amity Case Research Journal Vol 2, No 1, March 2013.
  • Varma A, Varma I (2012) “ Emerging private equity industry in India: Four promising sectors viz Power , SEZ, Health care, IT and ITES” The Management Accountant . Vol 47 No.10, Oct 2012.
  • Varma A, Varma I (2012) “ Public Private Partnership in Indian Infrastructure Sector” International Journal of Global Management Vol 2 Issue 2, Feb 2012, pp 14-17.
  • Varma A, (2012) “ Indian Branded Tea: Case study of Industry cost data”, KHOJ Journal of Indian Management Research and Practices Vol II, Issue 3, Jan April 2012.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Nijhawan DP ( 2011) “ Ownership structure analysis in corporate credit valuations- A corporate governance insight” Pragyaan , Volume 9, Issue 2, Dec 2011.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Jain G, (2012) “ Indus Tower: A new chapter in Indian Telecom Industry” ARNI University International Journal, Vol 1, Issue 1, Jan 2012, pp 49-54.
  • Varma A, Mishra AR ( 2012) “ Cost management for affordable housing projects in India” Synergy Vol 10, No.1, Jan 2012, pp 76-80.
  • Varma A, Tiwari U (2012) “ Mergers and Acquisitions in the New Economic Order” The Management Accountant , Vol 47, No. 3 March 2012.
  • Varma, A (2011) “ Costing Models for IT services” IMS Manthan , Vol 6, Issue 2, Dec 2011.
  • Varma A, Varma I (2011) “ Managing Input Cost Volatility in Emerging Markets”, Viewpoint Vol 2 No.2, July – Dec 2011.
  • Varma A, (2011) “ Disclosure practices in the Automobile Industry: A comparative Analysis between India and Germany” Management Dynamics Vol 11, Number 1, 2011.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Panchnanda S ( 2011) “ Microsoft’s Acquisition of Skype: The Analysis of a Deal” The Management Accountant Vol 46 No 11 Nov 2011.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Jain G, (2011) “ Crisis management in Telecom Infrastructure in India” The Management Accountant Vol 46, No. 5, May 2011.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Verma A (2011) “ Case study of Strategic cost management in VINYTICS”, TMU 2011.
  • Varma A, Jain M K , Varma I ( 2010) “Overhead apportionment for profit planning: A case of Power ancillary unit” Scour, Vol 04, No.2, July Dec 2010.
  • Varma A, Jain M K, Varma I (2010) “ Variance analysis in an Indian Power sector KPO” Review of Professional Management, Vol 8, Issue 2, July Dec 2010.
  • Varma A, Varma I, Saswat (2011) “ Empowerment through education in India: Narrowing the Urban Rural, Male Female and Affluent Poor Divide” The Management Accountant Feb 2011, Vol 46, No 2, pp 116-118.
  • Varma, A, Jain M K, Varma I (2011) “ Gross refining margin and its impact on Petroleum Pricing in India”, Amity International Strategic Management Review, Vol 4 No. 1, pp 76-79.
  • Varma A, Varma I (2010) “ Application of Earning Quality Assessment Model on Infosys and TCS” Pragyaan : Journal of Management Vol 8 Issue 2 Dec 2010.
  • Varma, A, Jain, M K and Varma I (2010) “ Cement Price Forecasting based on its consumption of Power, Material and Sales Expenses” Journal of Economics and Commerce, Vol 1, No. 01 July – Dec 2010.
  • Varma, A and Varma, I. (2010) “Integrated Risk Management Framework for Indian MSMEs”, The Management Accountant, Vol. 45, No.5, May 2010, pp.354-355.
  • Varma, A, Jain M K, Varma I (2010) “ Sustainability reporting framework for global power sector firms”, Galgotia Journal of Management, June Dec 2010.
  • Varma, A, Jain M, Varma I (2010), “ Social Responsibility Paradigm and Practices in Power Sector” Amity International Business Review, Feb 2010.
  • Varma, A “Inventory Management Practices in FMCG Companies”, NSB Management Review, Vol. 2, No.2, (2010), pp. 16-21.
  • Varma, A, Varma I, Surya A, (2009), “Assessment of quality of earnings of select firms in Indian Steel Industry” , Amity Global Business Review, Vol 4 , No. 1, Feb 2009, pp 31-37.

Articles in National Newspapers:

  • Varma A, “Accounting Field: Evergreen Bright Career”, Haribhoomi Manzil 25 March 2015.
  • Varma A, Lakshya, Dainik Bhaskar , Jan 12, 2012
  • Varma A, “Assessing earnings quality”, BUSINESSLINE, July 27, 2009.
  • Varma A, “Making the Most of an MBA” . The Education Times, The Times of India , June 9 and June 30, 2003.
  • Varma A, “Pot of Gold- the Newspaper” The Education Times, The Times of India, February 23, 2004.

 

Conference Presentation:
  • Varma A, Varma I ( 2011) “Triple Bottom line Implementation Framework in Energy Sector Firms” IPE Hyderabad.
  • Varma A, Mittal R (2009) “Social responsibility implementation framework in Indian energy sector firms”, Conference on Cases and Research in Energy Sector, PMI NTPC .
  • Varma, A., Ramani, L , Jain G, (2008) Earnings Quality, Disclosure and Earnings Management at Sixth AIMS International Conference , IBA.
  • Varma, A., (2006 ) Corporate Governance: A risk management perspective . Third AIMS International conference, IIM A .
  • Varma A., (2004) , Comparative study of India and China . Amity CIB Conference , Feb 2004.
  • Varma A , ( 2006 )., Corporate Governance, Globalization and MNCs: The Sarbanes Oxley Act 2002 and Its significance for Indian Businesses, Conference Nirma University, Gujrat.
  • Varma A ., ( 2002 ) Challenges for Indian Management Education in the Global context, Association of Indian Management Schools , AIMS Convention 2002.
Academic Experience

17 years of experience in academics and banking

Professional Experience

Full Time Positions Held:

  • FELLOW Member of ICWAI
  • Member European Accounting Association (EAA)
  • Member IMA USA
  • Member AIMA and Noida Management Association.
  • Life member IAARF
Achievements and Awards
  • Awarded by NIRC ICWAI as “Best Speaker” for 2004-05 in its 46 th AGM on 28.7.05 in the Constitution Club of India , New Delhi for 2004-05.
  • E Faculty of ICWAI. ( www. Eicwai .com )
  • “Best paper award” in National conference on cases and research in power and energy sector at PMI NTPC (2009).
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