Sandeep Goel

Associate Professor
Area Lead - Accounting & Finance

[email protected]


Educational Qualifications:

Dr. Sandeep Goel holds ‘Double Doctorate,’ one in Finance; and another in Accounting from Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi. He did his Hons. in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce¸ University of Delhi. He got his Master’s degree in Commerce with specialization in Finance from Department of Commerce¸ University of Delhi.

He has over 25 years of industry and academic experience in key positions in organizations/institutions, including Shri Ram Group, University of Delhi and Management Development Institute (MDI) Gurgaon. He also has hands on experience in the family business in business compliance and financial management functions.

He has got extensive international experience in different parts of the world, including the US¸ Europe, Canada and Asia. He is a Visiting Professor to Faculty of Management, University of Lodz, Poland. Besides, his cross national research and training experience includes Duke University, US; Sapienza University of Rome, Italy; Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany; and Ontario College for Research and Development, University of Toronto, Canada.

He sits as an Independent Director on the board of Machino Plastics Ltd., Gurugram, a Suzuki JV. He offers a unique and popular course, ‘Forensic Accounting and Corporate Governance’ to second year students of MBA at MDI.

Teaching interests:- Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Forensic Accounting and Corporate Governance


He has authored 12 books, including highly acclaimed books Finance for Non-Finance People published by Routledge, Corporate Governance: Principles and Practices published by McGraw Hill, and Financial Markets, Institutions & Services published by PHI Learning.

Following is the link of 2nd Edition of “Finance for Non-Finance People”, Routledge, Taylor and Francis (New Delhi, London and New York).

Amazon link:

The South Asian paperback edition:

The Global/International edition:

He has published more than 75 research articles in national and international journals of repute. To name a few, International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, Australian Accounting Review, International Journal of Emerging Markets, Australasian Accounting, Business and Finance Journal, Journal of Financial Crime, and Vikalpa.

His cases have been published by Ivey Publishing, Asia Case Research Centre, and Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies. He has been the Financial Columnist to ‘Purchase’ (A Publication of Indian

Research interests:- Financial Reporting and Analysis¸ Financial Management¸ Earnings Management and Corporate Governance

Training & Consulting:

He is a Management Trainer and Consultant to Organizations, like Encore, Federal-Mogul Goetze (India) Ltd., SOS Village International, Bata, Cairns India, National Banking Institute (Nepal), UltraTech Cements, IGL, IOCL, TIL, Ester Industries, BEL, LIC, Armed Forces, Jindal, and ONGC.

He has conducted & delivered over 200 MDPs/Training Programs at senior levels for organizations. These mainly include, Finance for Non-Finance Executives, Independent Director's and Corporate Governance, and Enhancing Financial Skills Using Excel.

He has executed a number of Consultancy assignments; the major ones include: Evaluation of Bid for Municipal Corporation Gurugram, Corporate Governance for IOCL, Feasibility Study for increasing coin production at SPMCIL, Financial Management of BATA, Accounting Application for SAP Professionals of Ester Industries, and Financial Leadership of TIL.


Training & Consulting interests:- His core competency lies in the areas of:

• Finance for Non-Finance Executives
• Corporate Governance
• Forensic Accounting

He has been conferred with Award for Excellence in Research, 2015-16 and Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2015-16 at MDI.