Dr. Raj K Kovid has earned his Ph.D degree in the field of Mergers and Acquisitions; Masters’ degree in Business Management and Commerce. He is also qualified UGC-NET in commerce. He has attended number of Faculty Development Programs at leading B-schools such as IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta and IIM Kozhikode. His teaching and research area includes Strategic Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, Entrepreneurship, Financial Management and Services, and. He has keen interest in Case Methods of teaching and research. He has published research papers, book chapters in Scopus and ABDC indexed journals of repute at national and international level, published by Emerald and lnderscience. He has written some cases and has conducted case method workshops. He has been invited as an expert in workshops and conferences. With over 21 years of working experience in teaching, research and financial services industry, he has been associated earlier with IFIM Business School Bangalore, Gautam Buddha University Greater Noida, Sharda Group of Institutions, before joining the NIIT University.