Venkat has an in depth knowledge and experience on financial instruments having worked earlier in a US based Bank and hedge funds.
Venkat is a faculty at the CA Institute for Ind AS Certificate Courses and for specialised courses on Financial Instruments. He holds a diploma in IFRS from ACCA. He is a rank holder in both CA and ICWAI exams and has an overall experience of more than three decades.
Earlier, Venkat was the Head of Business Management & Operations Control at Northern Trust, Bangalore. Northern Trust is a Chicago based Bank, a leading provider of investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions for corporations worldwide.
Venkat is the author of the following books published by John Wiley & Sons, Singapore:
- Accounting for Investments – Volume 1 – Equities, Futures & Options (June 2009)
- Accounting for Investments – Volume 2 – Fixed Income Securities & Interest rate derivatives (June 2011)
Venkat is the author of the forthcoming book – Accounting for financial instruments as per Ind AS published by CCH.
Venkat has conducted several training sessions on the complex financial instruments and accounting for the same as per relevant GAAP.