ICCR Chair of Corporate Responsibility and Governance


Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D.


Overview

ICCR Chair of Corporate Responsibility and Governance

Supporter

Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Academic Group

Strategic and International Management

Chairholder

Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D.

Team Assistant

Beate Kanheissner

Courses

Corporate Finance
Corporate Finance and Risk Management
Corporate Valuation
Financial Management
Finance
Seminar in Finance

Research Areas

Corporate finance
Venture capital, private equity and crowd funding
Venture capital and corporate governance
Financial markets and institutions
Private equity backed IPOs
Corporate governance and cash holding positions
Corporate restructuring

     

Network

Indian Council for Cultural Relations

 

 

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Profile

Since economic reforms in 1990s India, as an emerging economy, has been garnering attention of several scholars and practitioners in the field of economic and inclusive growth, information technology and e- business, social responsibility and sustainability. It is time to conceptualize and consolidate multiple perspectives in business and share it with academic and business community at large.

The key focus of the ICCR (Indian Council for Cultural Relations) Chair of Corporate Responsibility and Governance is to provide greater awareness about India and Indian economy and business, and contribute to developments in the field of management science and international management through teaching, research and publications. The thrust areas of the Chair would be in the fields of international finance, corporate finance, entrepreneurial finance, managing international risk and cross- cultural issues in international investment, entrepreneurship and innovation etc.
In addition, the ICCR Chair of Corporate Responsibility and Governance aims at familiarizing German students and managers with specific characteristics of the Indian corporate sector, capital markets and nature of governance and control as well as Indian business regulations.

Courses

Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D. teaches the following courses at HHL:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Finance and Risk Management
  • Corporate Valuation
  • Financial Management
  • FinanceSeminar in Finance

Financial Management

The course covers the most important decisions on corporate level: investment, financing and payout decisions. Therefore, it focuses on the following topics:

  • Introduction: Corporate Goals and Corporate Finance
  • Valuation and Capital Budgeting: First Principles: Making Consumption and Investment Choices, Discounted Cash Flow Valuation, Net Present Value and Other Investment Rules, Making Capital Investment Decisions
  • Risk: Risk and Return - Lessons from Market History, Return and Risk - The Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), Risk, Cost of Capital, and Capital Budgeting
  • Capital Structure and Dividend Policy: Capital Structure - Basic Concepts, Capital Structure - Limits to the Use of Debt, Dividends and Other Payouts

Research

Prof. Rai's research covers the following areas:

  • Corporate finance
  • Venture capital, private equity and crowd funding
  • Venture capital and corporate governance
  • Financial markets and institutions
  • Private equity backed IPOs
  • Corporate governance and cash holding positions
  • Corporate restructuring

     

Team

Prof. Shailendra Kumar Rai, Ph.D.
Chairholder
T +49 341 9851-898
F +49 341 9851-874
shailendra-kumar.rai(at)hhl.de
Dipl.-Päd. Beate Kanheißner
Team Assistant
T +49 341 9851-871
F +49 341 9851-874
beate.kanheissner(at)hhl.de
Accounting & Auditing
Economic & Business Ethics

Accreditation & Rankings

Among the leading EMBA
programs worldwide

Top 3 in Germany

#6 for salaries worldwide

Top 5 in Germany

Favorite business school
in Germany