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Investment Banking – InsideIIM Career Guide – Created by Kala Krishnan

For earlier Parts under this series, please click below : Corporate Banking Corporate Finance   Outside we face peer pressure and back home its parental pressure, both being inevitable I continue to track Tito Nano Chinappa in his quest to destiny and finding out where he belongs. 3 months—20days (corporate banking)—10 days (corporate finance). Another

“To succeed you need to be a smart worker, not just a hard worker” – Interview with Ankur Bansal – Vice-President, BlackSoil

Kala Krishnan recently spoke to Ankur Bansal about investment banking and financial advisory,  skills needed to succeed in this industry and the future of boutique financial advisory firms in India such as his own firm. Read below : 1) What makes Investment Banking a glamorous career choice – the money or the work that is

Corporate Banking

“Tito Nano Chinappa”  the most  promising newcomer in town or should I say the most eligible bachelor……before you jump to conclusions let me help – Bachelor of Finance is what I meant  (not that you can’t consider him for the alternative meaning, like I said he needs a bit of polishing but has all the

“Marry someone who is accommodating and aware of the perils of your job” – Interview with Aditi Shukla Tara – Investment Banker

Aditi Shukla Tara has a very candid conversation with Kala Krishnan about investment banking, work-life balance and the recruitment situation in the industry. Aditi Shukla Tara is an investment banker with a global M&A advisory firm. She is an alumna of XLRI Jamshedpur (Class of 2011) and Delhi College of Engineering (Class of 2007).  She has

Corporate Finance – InsideIIM Career Guide – Created by Kala Krishnan

For the 1st Part under this series which covers Corporate Banking, please click here 20 days down (Corporate Banking all the way) when Tito looks back all he can remember is Senorita D’cruz the tall, blonde…..!!!!! – The countdown continues and now introducing Mrs. Zoe Nano Chinappa, Tito’s mom… The night before his corporate finance