Dr. Charu Bansal
Associate Professor | Dean

Dr. Charu Bansal is a Business Finance specialist and Coach with a rich Banking and Academic experience of 17 plus years. Her banking expertise is in segments including Trade Finance Operations, International Marketing Management, Cross border trade, Branch Administration, Risk Profiling, Client Relationship Management, Forex and Treasury, Credit Appraisals and Retail Banking. She has been teaching courses like Corporate Finance, Banking and Risk Management, Financial Markets and Services, Investment Management, Wealth Management and Simulation and has been instrumental in developing some key finance courses. She is currently the Area Chair of Finance and Dean of MBA Program.
She is a Ph.D., MBA, M.Com., B.Sc. having obtained her doctorate, double Masters Degree – MBA in Finance and M.Com. and Graduation from University of Rajasthan. Her research interests include banking and finance (with a specialization in International Trade Finance and allied instruments), sustainability and innovation. Her corporate sojourn has exposed her to an excellent blend of variety and novelty in work content and people interactions, with excellent track record of driving business targets, driving win-win Business solutions and team building.


  • PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) from University of Rajasthan in the area of Profitability and Banking, 2016.
  • M.B.A. (Finance & E-Commerce) University of Rajasthan, (R A Podar Institute of Management) 2005.
  • M. Com. (Business Administration) from University of Rajasthan, 2006.
  • C.A. Inter with 3-year articleship training under M.L.Agarwal and Co. (ICAI), 2003.
  • B. Sc. (Economics, Statistics, Geography), University of Rajasthan, 2000.


  • Associate Professor – Sept 2019 till date – with IILM University, Gurugram – MBA Program.
  • Sr. Manager – Dec. 2017 – Sept. 2019 with IDBI Bank Ltd., New Delhi – Retail Banking Group
  • Manager – Jul. 2010 – Dec. 2017 with IDBI Bank Ltd., New Delhi – Trade Finance – Transaction Banking Group
  • Branch Operations Manager – Apr. 2010 – Jul. 2010 with HDFC Bank Ltd., New Delhi – Retail Banking Group
  • Assistant Manager – Apr. 2007 – Apr. 2010 with ICICI Bank, Delhi – Trade Finance & SEG
  • Senior Officer – Jun. 2005 – Apr. 2007 with ICICI Bank, Delhi – Trade Finance

Trainings Undergone

  • UTI Securities Limited, Mumbai (May – June 2004)
  • C A Articleship, 3 Yrs – M L Agarwal &Co., Jaipur (2000-2003)
  • Certificate Course in Trade Finance from Indian Inst. Of Banking & Finance
  • Training Program On International Financial Products – Wells Fargo Bank
  • Training Program On Swift And Remittances – J P Morgan Chase Bank
  • Trade Finance Level – I training – JNIBF Hyderabad

Conferences, Workshops and FDPs Attended

  1. Workshop on Unnati – Rising to Success conducted by IDBI Bank Ltd. Zonal Training Centre, New Delhi, August 2017.
  2. Programme on Empowerment of Relationship managers – Sept. 2019.
  3. 7th PRME Conference – Feb 2020, Greater Noida Campus IILM.
  4. FDP – Situational Leadership in Practice, February 2020 by Prof. Punya Palit, School of Engineering, IILM
  5. FDP – Transforming Business with Big Data Analytics and AI: Challenges and Opportunities, February 2020 by Prof. Arnab Kumar Laha, from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad
  6. FDP – Bibliographical Review on March 2020 by Prof. Raiswa Saha, Assistant Professor, School of Management, IILM University
  7. Faculty Development Program on Research Methodology – Tools & Techniques, May 2020 by IILM College of Engineering & Technology
  8. FDP – Online Teaching in the age of COVID: Opportunities & Challenges – May 2020 conducted by Prof.(Dr.) Vishal Gupta Associate Professor, University of Albama
  9. FDP – Teaching through Business Simulation by Dr. Bindu Agrawal and Mr. Jayakar Sodagiri – June 2020
  10. FDP – Emerging Trends, Pedagogy and Teaching Skills in Management Education Post COVID- 19 – September 2021
  11. FDP – Advanced and Innovative Approaches in Management Education – July 2021
  12. FDP – Innovation Management: Idea to Prototype – August 2021

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