Dr. Sundar Venkatesh

Adjunct Faculty

Affiliation: Advisor to the Director, AIT Extension

E-mail: svenkat@ait.ac.th

Office: –

Country: India

Expertise: Financial Analysis, Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Management Control Systems and Strategy Implementation, Strategic Cost Analysis and Management, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Project Finance and Corporate Governance

Degrees: PhD, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India; Bachelor of Law, University of Calcutta, India; Bachelor of Science in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, University of Calcutta, India

Courses: –


  • Management in Emerging Markets
  • Corporate Governance
  • Management Control Systems.


Academic positions

  • AIT Extension, Advisor to the Director, July 2010, to date
  • Vietnam National University, Adjunct Professor, 2007 to date
  • AIT, School of Management: Visiting Associate Professor, Sept 2002‐ July, 2010
  • Indian Institute of Management: Associate Professor, 1999‐2002; Assistant Professor, 1995‐ 1998
  • National Economic University, School of Business, Visiting Faculty, 2006 – date
  • Vietnam National University, Center for International Education, Visiting Faculty,  2007 – date
  • Vietnam National University, Visiting Faculty, 2006 – date
  • SKEMA, CERAM Graduate School of Business, Visiting Adjunct Professor, 2005 to date
  • NOSPA,Visiting Faculty, 2005 to date
  • Maastricht School of Management, Executive MBA programme, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Visiting Faculty, 1999‐ to date
  • Swiss AIT Vietnam Management Development Programme, Ho Chi Min City,Visiting Faculty, 1998‐1999
  • Groupe ESSEC, Visiting Faculty, 1992‐1993
  • Research Associate, Commonwealth Top Management Programme, 1989, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad


  • P.N. Bhagawat Memorial Award of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
  • Third Prize, Annual Outstanding Paper Awards; The Chartered Accountant, India, 1996.
  • Outstanding Teacher Award for the Best First Year Course in MBA programme, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001.
  • Outstanding Teacher Award for the Best Second Year Elective in the MBA programme, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, 1998, 1999, and 2001