Chhavi  Mehta

Finance and Accounting
Associate Professor

Chhavi  Mehta

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi)
  • PGDM (T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal)
  • Empirical Financial and Accounting Research Program (IIM, Calcutta)
  • Ivey Case Writers' Advanced Training Program (Richard Ivey School of Business and IMI, New Delhi) 

Chhavi  Mehta

Teaching Experience:

International Management Institute, New Delhi (May 2014 onwards)

  • Subjects taught: Financial Accounting & Analysis, Financial Management, Cost & Management Accounting, Business Valuation, Financial Markets & Services
  • Conducted traning sessions in various Management Development Programs

Bhavan's Usah & Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management, New Delhi (Jan 2007 - Apr 2014)

  • Member of Academic Advisory Council 
  • Chair - Admissions 
  • Incharge - Summer Internship
  • Subjects taught: Financial Accounting & Analysis, Financial Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management, Management of Financial Services, Financial Planning & Wealth Management 
University of petroleum & Energy Studies (Jul 2006 - Dec 2006)

Fore School of Management, New Delhi (Jan 1997 - Dec 2005)
  • Subjects taught: Financial Accounting & Analysis, Financial Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management, Financial Accounting
Industry Experience: 

Fund Point Securities Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore (Aug 2006 - Dec 2006)
  • Significantly contributed in setting up the Equity Research & Portfolio Management Division of the company.
  • Managed portfolios worth Rs. 15 – 20 Lakh for NRI clients.
  • Was also involved in Dealing Room operations at the Bangalore Stock Exchange.
Investech Finance India Ltd. Goa (Jul 1995 - Jun 1996) 
  • Designed & Implemented Systems and Procedures in Sub-broking activities.
  • Managed the Secondary Market operations.
  • Was a contributing member of the team involved in equity research and portfolio management for the company as well as for the individual clients.

Chhavi  Mehta

Refereed Publications in National and International Journals

  • Chhavi Mehta and Neena Sondhi (2016), “Understanding Indian retail investors’ stock investment behaviour: An empirical study,” International Journal of Management Practice, 9(4) pp. 4-23.
  • Mehta, Chhavi, P. K. Jain and Surendra S. Yadav (2015) “Market Reaction to Stock Dividends: An Empirical Study in India,” Vikalpa, 39(4), pp. 55-74
  • Mehta, Chhavi, Surendra S. Yadav and P. K. Jain (2011), “Managerial Motives for Stock Splits: Survey Based Evidence from India,” Journal of Applied Finance, 21(1), pp. 103-117.
  • Mehta, Chhavi, P. K. Jain and Surendra S. Yadav (2009) “Rationale of Stock Dividends/Bonus Shares: An Empirical Study of Private Sector Enterprises in India,” Journal of Financial Management and Analysis, 22(1), pp. 28-39.

Published Articles

  • Mehta, Chhavi and Rajat Gera, Case Analysis of case “Castrol India Ltd.: Managing in Challenging Times”, Vikalpa, 30(3), Jul-Sep, 2005.
  •  Bodhanwala, Ruzbeh and Chhavi Mehta, “Can Green Shoe Give a Lift to an IPO?” ICFAI Reader, October 2004. 

Chhavi  Mehta

  • Presented paper “Understanding Indian Consumers’ Stock Investment Behavior – An Empirical Study” co-authroed with Neena Sondhi (2015), at International Conference on Advances in Management and Technology in a Global World (ICAMT-2015), organised by The Jaypee Business School, Noida, India in association with the University of Nebraska, Omaha, USA, on December 18-20th, 2015.