Dr. Nilakantan Sundara Raman Narasinganallur

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR at K J Somaiya Institute of Management

  • Department:
    Business Analytics
  • Institute:
    K J Somaiya Institute of Management
  • Location:
    Vidyavihar - Mumbai
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  • Contact Details:

    Landline No. : 02267283044

    Extension No. : 3044

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  • Curriculum Vitae

Nilakantan obtained his Post Graduate degrees in Operations Research from Delhi university in 1973 and MBA in Finance from Andhra University in 1983. He submitted his Ph.D. thesis in the area of financial derivatives to Mumbai University in Oct 2013  and was awarded the degree of Ph.D. in management in January, 2015. He has 25 years of industry  experience  and 9 years of  independent consulting, which covers various industries of Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Aseptic  Food packaging, Plastics and Rubber, Clothing Accessories, KPOs, Lubricants etc. He has been teaching Quantitative Subjects – O.R., Statistics etc. from 2005 and is well versed with Optimization Software – Solver, Lingo and Statistical Software – SPSS, Minitab, SAS, R etc. His research interests include Optimization modelling in Excel, Option derivatives and advanced statistical analysis. During the last few years, he has published various papers in reputed journals and presented invited talks in various national and international conferences.

B.Sc., Maths, Statistics, and Physics,Madurai Kamaraj University,1970

Certificate, Statistics,Indian Statistical Institute,1971

M.Sc., Operations Research,Delhi University,1973

MBA, Business Management & Finance,Andhra University,1983

Ph.D., Management (Financial Derivatives),University of Mumbai,2014


  • K J Somaiya institute of Management Studies and Research, Associate Professor, January 2007 - Present
  • Non Academic

  • Hindustan Polymers Limited, Accounts officer, August 1973 - February 1984
  • Ezyslide Fasteners Limited, Commercial Manager, April 1991 - August 1993
  • Synergy Multibase Limited, General Manager, September 1993 - June 1995
  • Unimers india Limited, Deputy General Manager (f&a)-hod Finance, Accounts, Edp, July 1995 - April 2004
  • Quantitative Techniques in Fanance
  • Quantitative Techniques in Operations
  • Business Process Flows
  • Operations Research
  • Management Science Application
  • Business Statistics
  • Data Model Applications
  • Optimization Modelling
  • Option Derivatives
  • Advanced Statistical Software

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  • handled Various Projects in Aseptic Packaging in Pharmaceuticals, Fruit Juicerts Beverages and Managed The Operations for Six Months To one Year at Thework Locations (april 1984 - April 1991)

  • as A Consultant To Mid-size Companies and A Visiting Faculty With Reputedinstitutes Like Sp Jain and Icfai Business School. (april 2004 - December 2006)

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