Divya Soni

Divya Soni

Divya Soni


  Accounting and Finance

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About me

Divya Soni is currently a PhD candidate in Finance at the Indian Institute of Management Sirmaur, where she has showcased her academic prowess with a notable CGPA. Her research interests span across important facets of Finance, including corporate governance, ESG and Market Microstructure. She has contributed in various research including green housing initiatives, Neo-Banking, and the digitalization of banking sectors, with a particular focus on addressing issues related to Non-performing Assets in Indian Banking. Divya brings to the table a rich blend of academic and practical experiences, including her role as an Assistant Professor and an internship at Jindal Stainless Steels.She is also certified in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management by the National Stock Exchange Academy and as a Research Analyst by the National Institute of Securities Market. Her skills include web designing, proficiency in MS Office,stata, Eveiws and SPSS. Actively engaged in extracurricular activities, she has demonstrated leadership in moderating discussions and hosting events, underscoring her multifaceted skills and dedication to fostering a holistic educational environment.



Chaudhary Devi Lal University, Sirsa , MBA (Finance & Banking), Chaudhary Devi Lal University, 2019.
B.Com, Chaudhary Devi Lal University, 2017.
Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management Certification, National Stock Exchange Academy in the financial market. (Feb 2022) Research Analyst Certification, National Institute of Securities Market (NiSM) (Mar 2022), 2019

Janta Girls College, Ellenabad (Aff. to Chaudhary Devi Lal University, Sirsa),
B. Com., 2017

Professional Experience - Company Name

Internship as Management Trainee in Jindal Stainless Steels,

Research Interests

Corporate Governance, ESG, Market Microstructure, and Auditing

Papers & Publications

  • Served as the investigator in a funded project by the National Housing Bank titled - ‘Green Residential Housing - Making Cost Effective & Affordable’


Soni, D. (2023, April). Participant at the Unique Workshop from
NSE Centre For Behavioral Science in Finance, Economics, and Marketing. Workshop conducted at the Indian Institute of
Management, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
Soni, D. (2022, December). Neo-Banking:Operations, Regulations,
Initiatives, and Challenges. In Proceedings of the Annual
International Research Conference at the Indian Institute of
Management Lucknow, Noida Campus.
Soni, D. (2020). Recent trends of digitalization in the banking
sector. In Proceedings of the International Conference on
Innovative Research on Science, Humanities, Engineering, and

Awards& Honours