Deepika Gupta

Assistant Professor
Strategy
deepikag[at]iimv[dot]ac[dot]in



Deepika Gupta holds FPM (PhD) in Corporate Strategy & Policy area from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. In addition to this, she is a first-attempt Chartered Accountant and Chartered Secretary. She has obtained her Masters degree in Financial Services and Management from University of Mumbai. She has also qualified UGC-NET in Management. She has almost 12 years of industrial experience working with organizations – BSE Ltd, and Finanza Capital Services Pvt Ltd. She had been reviewer for various national/ international conferences and journals like Academy of Management, Eastern Academy of Management, Indian Academy of Management, IIMB Management Review.

Education: PhD (FPM IIM Bangalore), FCA, ACS, MFSM, B.Com.

Awards and Recognitions:

  • C K Prahalad Prashasti for Corporate and Social Strategy 2022 for research focus on Cultural Entrepreneurship & Intellectual Property. This award was conferred by ReTHINK INDIA that honoured eminent figures in Corporate & Social Strategy to celebrate their strategic contributions toward Aatmanirbhar Bharat.
  • Travel scholarship for Doctoral Workshop at Strategic Management Society, Atlanta, US, 2013.
  • Co-winner Team of best poster theme in International Management Division, Doctoral Consortium at Academy of Management, 73rd Annual Conference, Orlando, US, 2013.
  • Rank certificate, University of Mumbai, 1st Rank in Masters in Financial Services and Management in 2000.
  • Merit and Prize certificate for all India 9th Rank, Saraswati Dhanuka Memorial Award for 1st rank amongst female candidates and Ghanshyam Das Saraf Memorial Gold Medal for highest marks in ‘Corporate Tax Management – Indirect Tax’ paper in CS Final Examinations in December 1998.

  • Prof Deepika teaches Competition & Strategy, Business Government & Society, Innovation and New Product Development, Corporate Governance and Strategic Tax Management courses for PGP, PGPEx, PGPDGM and PGCEP at IIM Visakhapatnam.
  • She taught Business, Government & Society for Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship Programme (MGNF) - a Capacity-building cum Consultancy Project by the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), Government of India (GOI), under the MGNF Scheme of the Skill Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion (“SANKALP”) Program.
  • She teaches a Module on 'Concepts and Principles in R&D Management' in Certificate Program in Research and Development (R&D) Management for Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL under DRDO) participants (3 batches).
  • She was a Visiting Faculty at the Alkesh Dinesh Mody Institute of Financial & Management Studies at University of Mumbai. She was also a Teaching Assistant for the Strategy courses in various programmes at IIM Bangalore.

Prof.Deepika's research interest lies in corporate governance, international management, strategy failures and innovations.

Awards and Recognitions:

  • C K Prahalad Prashasti for Corporate and Social Strategy 2022 for research focus on Cultural Entrepreneurship & Intellectual Property. This award was conferred by ReTHINK INDIA that honoured eminent figures in Corporate & Social Strategy to celebrate their strategic contributions toward Aatmanirbhar Bharat.
  • Travel scholarship for Doctoral Workshop at Strategic Management Society, Atlanta, US, 2013.
  • Co-winner Team of best poster theme in International Management Division, Doctoral Consortium at Academy of Management, 73rd Annual Conference, Orlando, US, 2013.
  • Rank certificate, University of Mumbai, 1st Rank in Masters in Financial Services and Management in 2000.
  • Merit and Prize certificate for all India 9th Rank, Saraswati Dhanuka Memorial Award for 1st rank amongst female candidates and Ghanshyam Das Saraf Memorial Gold Medal for highest marks in ‘Corporate Tax Management – Indirect Tax’ paper in CS Final Examinations in December 1998.

Publications:

  • Gupta, D. (2021). Aatmnirbhar Bharat mein DRDO ka Yogdaan, DRDO's 16th All India Scientific and Technical Seminar (Official Language), pp.92-94. This research article was awarded the Best Research Paper in the Seminar.
  • Gupta, D., Veliyath, R. & George, R. (2018). Influence of national culture on IPO activity. Journal of Business Research, 90, pp. 226-246.  
  • Gupta, R., Kumar, D.N.S. & Gupta, D. (2012). India’s roadmap of convergence to IFRS, Indian Journal of Finance, 1, pp. 1-8.

International/National Conferences:

  • Chakrabarti, A. & Gupta, D. (Aug 2019). "Corporate expansion of family businesses in emerging economies; Impact of institutional transitions" Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management 79th Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Gupta, D., Kumar, K. & George, R. (Aug 2018). ‘Influence of internal corporate governance mechanisms on use of IPO proceeds by Indian firms, Strategic Management Division, Academy of Management 78th Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • Gupta, D., George, R. & Veliyath, R. (2016). ‘National culture and entrepreneurship (IPO activity): An empirical analysis’ Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management 76th Annual Conference, Anaheim, California, USA.
  • Gupta, D., George, R. & Veliyath, R. (2013) ‘Influence of national culture on IPO activity’ at the 33rd Strategic Management Society Conference, Atlanta, USA (2013).
  • Gupta, D. (2013) ‘Influence of institutional structures and external governance mechanisms in IPO firms’ International Management Division, Academy of Management 73rd Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida, USA.
  • Gupta, D., Kumar, K. & George, R. (2013) ‘Influence of corporate governance mechanisms on use of IPO proceeds by Indian firms’ at Strategic Management Society Special Conference, Mohali, India.

  • Various sessions taken in MHRD TEQIP-III Professional Development Training Programme held in Nov 2020-Feb 2021, March 2020, Dec 2019 and July 2019.
  • Session taken for Indian Oil Corporation Ltd MDP (Jan 2021, Dec 2020, Feb 2020)
  • Program Co-Director for First Batch of the Certificate Program in Research and Development (R&D) Management for Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL under DRDO. (Aug-Oct 2020).
  • Invited for Guest Talk on the topic 'Competition and Business Warfare' in 5 days Online Faculty Development Program on the Theme 'Atmanirbhar Bharat: Unleashing Power of Commerce in Digital Era : Global Trade, Business Warfare, Levies, Immersive Learning Pedagogy and Business Analytics' by Commissionerate of Collegiate Education, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh (July 2020)
  • Invited as Chief Guest for Valedictory Function of Atomic Research Minerals Directorate, Viskhapatnam (Mar 2020)
  • Program Director for MDP conducted for Hindustan Shipyard Ltd (March 2020).
  • Session taken for CBSE Principals/Vice-Principals MDP (Jan 2020)
  • Invited as Speaker on 'Competitive Strategy & Innovation for Export Manufacturing Firms' by Brandix Knowledge Series under 'Global Shifts in Business: Knowledge Series for BLAC' at Brandix, Visakhapatnam (Dec 2019)
  • Invited as Guest Speaker on 'Career Planning' by Times NIE Principal Meet, Visakhapatnam (Nov 2019)
  • Invited as Keynote Speaker on 'Strategic HRM: Align it Right' for Hridaya 4.0 at IIM Visakhapatnam (Sept 2019)
  • Invited as Guest Speaker on 'Financial Inclusion' by Zee Media for their Special Initiative Dare to Dream Growth Matters Forum held at Visakhapatnam (August 2019)
  • Various sessions taken in MDP sponsored by NTPC (Sept 2018)Invited as Moderator for HR Panel Discussion on 'Shift from Employee Engagement to Employee Experience', at Hridaya 3.0 at IIM Visakhapatnam (Aug 2018)

  • Part time CVO of the Institute (Feb 2021 - till date)
  • Chair - Career Development Services & Alumni Relations (June 2021-till date)
  • CFO of Sec 8 Company, IIMV FIELD (July 2020 - till date)
  • Member of PGP Committee, Research & Publication Committee (April 2021-till date)
  • Member - Internal Complaints Committee (April 2021 - till date)
  • Chair - AIB South Asia Conference (Jan 2022)
  • Coordinator - Administration (Aug 2018 - April 2021)
  • Chair - Students Affairs (Aug 2018 - July 2021)
  • Presiding Officer - Internal Complaints Committee - IIMV (Sept 2018 - April 2021)
  • Alternate Chair and member for Women's Cell (July 2019 - April 2021)
  • Co-Chair, AIB India Conference 2020 (Jan 2020)
  • Chair - Career Development Services & Alumni Relations (April 2019 - April 2020)
  • Coordinator - Career Development Services & Alumni Relations (Sept 2018 - March 2019)
  • Earlier Member of PhD, PGPDGM, PGPEx, PGCEP, Admissions, ITRAC, OBC, Differently-abled, etc Committees
  • Reviewer for journals/conferences - AOM, AIB, Decision, SMS JBR,, SAJBS, IIMBMR, MLR etc