Ashish Varma

Ashish Varma

Associate Professor

Area: Finance
DOJ: 18-10-2007

Brief Profile

Ashish Varma, Ph.D is a member of the finance area at IMT Ghaziabad.

Ashish investigates the behavioral dimensions underpinning the accounting choices, processes and outcomes which have a bearing on multiple stakeholders, in multiple contexts. He contributes to the managerial accounting and control research space wherein he studies the interplay of managerial attitudes, perception, judgement, preferences and actions on firm level and department level, operating performance in the context of emerging markets.

Ashish’s current projects explore the influence of digitalization on management control systems applications, on firm sustainability and on individual’s performance. He contributes to the conversation surrounding technology in accounting information processing and managerial decision making.

His prior works have been published in prestigious journals such as Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal (AAAJ; ABDC= A*; Scopus), International Journal of Digital Accounting Research (IJDAR; ABDC=B; Scopus) Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting (JFRA; ABDC= C; Scopus), Journal of Management and Governance (JMG; ABDC=C; Scopus), International Journal of Organizational Analysis (IJOA; ABDC=B; Scopus), International journal of Management and Decision Making (IJMDM; Scopus) etc. His research draws upon both psychology theories and economic theories wherein he uses both Qualitative methods and Quantitative methods to investigate the phenomenon of interest.

Ashish also authors teaching cases for class discussion amongst MBA students which have been published by The Case Centre, UK and E.T Cases and have been used as teaching resource in top ranked business schools in Europe and Asia. Ashish contributes articles on contemporary themes for the practising accounting professionals as well.

Ashish’s teaching is informed by his research and he delivers courses on Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and ‘Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring’ to Masters level students.


FCMA: Fellow member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (
Ph.D ( Corporate Governance)
PGDM (Finance) FORE School of Management, New Delhi.


22 years in Academia after a short stint in banking during his initial career.

Research Interests

Digitalization, management control systems applications and firm sustainability.
Behavioral Accounting research;
Pedagogical research in the Accounting domain

MDP/Executive Education

Training sessions for JARO Education, NIIT Imperia, ONGC, AMDOCS etc.

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