Risk Management , Financial Management , Value Creation
Prof. Deepak Danak has been in academics for four decades. He joined the Institute in 2002. He was awarded two UGC Fellowships for his M. Phil. and Ph. D. studies. He was also awarded CRM Fellowship by IIM, Ahmedabad for undergoing a nine-month FDP during 1991-92. His research interest areas are: Financial Derivatives, and Shareholder Value Creation.
Before joining Nirma University, he had worked as Professor & Head, Department of Business Administration, and Dean of Faculty of Management of Bhavnagar University for four years. He had also worked as Director of V M Patel Institute of Management at Ganpat Vidyanagar for about a year.
At Nirma University, he worked as In-charge Dean, Faculty of Commerce for about fifteen months. At Institute of Management, Nirma University, he has held the following positions:
Chairman - Statutory Area Committee in Economics & Finance, Chairman - Executive Club of Ahmedabad, Chairman - Executive Diploma Programmes, Member - Academic Council, Coordinator- Management Development Centre, and Chairperson - NICOM-2019.
He has conducted several Management Development Programmes, including In-house MDPs for Zydus Cadila, Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation, Nirma Limited, IPCL, Adani Port & SEZ, Intas Pharma, Indian Air Force, and GSFC, etc.