Dr. Sandeep Keshava Rao

Assistant Professor of Finance

DCU Business School, Dublin City University, Ireland

Welcome to my website! I am Sandeep and I am from Bengaluru, India. I have delivered lectures at various B-Schools at both PG and UG level programs for 12+ years in Corporate Finance, Theory of Finance and Data Analysis and I have 7+ years of industry experience in strategic executive positions. I have published in and reviewed articles for CABS & ABDC ranked journals. Currently I feature in the top 10% of Authors on SSRN by total new downloads within the last 12 months. I am a UK Commonwealth Scholar alumnus and member of professional bodies that include FMA, EFA, BAFA and TIES. I am an active member of Irish Institute of Digital Business and Ireland India Institute of Dublin City University, Ireland

Research interest : Corporate Finance, Sustainable Finance , Climate Change, Migration, Socio-Economic issues

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Other Qualifications

Awards, Honors and Research Grants

Teaching Excellence Awards 2020 - Shortlist (Best in Faculty - Business) and nominated (Best Tutor) for the annual award at the University of Strathclyde.

Winner of the ‘Honorable Mention-Student Paper’ award for the paper titled "Immigration Fear Induced Populism and Cross–Border Acquisitions" at the Academy of International Business: U.S. West Chapter 2020 Annual Conference at San Diego, USA on February 27-29, 2020.

Commonwealth Scholarship, funded by the Government of UK for Doctoral program from The University of Strathclyde, UK. The total scholarship is worth £78,048 for three years which includes tuition fees £13,500 per year and a stipend of £12,516 each year.

“Reuters Living FAST Recognition Award” (twice) for the “Reuters India Strategy” project for sourcing & creating a database of M&A of 880 Indian public listed companies. Reuters Living FAST Recognition Award is an annual award given to the site-wide outstanding performer by Thomson Reuters.