Faculty Details

Faculty Details
Suneel Arora
Associate Professor

Area: Management



Ph.D. (Finance), Institute of Management, Nirma University, India
M.Com (Business Finance), Pondicherry Central University, India
DBF, ICFAI University, India


15 years


Corporate Reporting Practices,Environmental Disclosures, Corporate Finance and IFRS.

Career overview

Dr. Arora started his career with Karvy Consultancy but after a short period he received a PhD fellowship and undertook a full-time PhD programme. During his PhD, he was a visiting faculty at various institutes such as Institute of Technology, Nirma University; DD IT University; ICFAI Business School; ICFAI Distance Learning Centre, Ahmedabad Chapter; S. K. Patel Institute of Management & Computer Science, Gandhinagar. After defending his PhD thesis, he started his full time teaching career with ICFAI Business School.He has worked on two government research projects and conducted MDPs.

Research and Publications

Academic Journals
  • ‘Strategic leadership for corporate sustainable development at Tata Steel’, International Journal of Indian Cultural and Business Management, 7(3), pp283–306. (Jha, V.S. &Arora, S., 2013) ‘International joint ventures in India: A case study’, The Icfaian Journal of Management Research, 5(12), pp 27-40. (Mittal, H. &Arora, S., 2006)
  • ‘IT @ organized retail management’, Indian Journal of Marketing, 36(1), pp 8-11. (Arora, S. and Vyas, M., 2006)
  • ‘Setting up a PVC plant in Gujarat: Afeasibility study’, SIOM Journal, 3(1), pp 30-43.(Arora, S. and Vyas, M., 2005)
  • ‘Success mantra of hope Cardiac Care Pvt Ltd: A case study’, HRM review, 7(8), (Arora, S.,Thakar, B., and Agarwal, S., 2007)
Conference Proceedings
  • ‘BPO models: The new drivers of business economy’ANVESH-2005, NirmaConference for Doctoral Students, India.(Arora, S. and Vyas M., 2005)
  • ‘Indian BPO industry: The tiger losing its claws’, Business Transitions: The Road Ahead, 7th International Conference, India. (Arora, S. andBiyani, V., 2005)
  • ‘Forecasting portfolio returns’, NICOM- 2006, Nirma International Conference on Management, India.(Arora, S.,2006)
  • ‘Environmental disclosures in annual reports: Astudy in context of Indian manufacturing companies’, International Conference on Environment Management Practices, India.(Arora, S. and Kapoor G., 2007)
  • ‘Environmental disclosure practices in India: An empirical investigation’, National Green Conference, India.(Arora S.,2009)
Book Chapters:
  • ‘Case on corporate governance issues &concerns in the Indian context’. In:Jha V., Sharma, D., Mishra M., and Rishi M. (Eds.)Business Ethics and Corporate Governance, McGraw-Hill Publications, & Tata McGraw-Hill. (Jha, V. andArora S., 2012)
  • ‘Success mantra of hope Cardiac Care PvtLtd: A case study’.In:JegadeesanG. (Ed.), Service Sector in India: HR Issues and Challenges, The ICFAI University Press.(Arora, S., 2008)
  • ‘International joint ventures in India: A case study’.In: Dhandapani A. (Ed.) IUP on Corporate Restructuring: Concept and Cases, TheICFAI University Press.(Mittal, H. andArora, S., 2008)
Trade Journals, Magazines & Popular Press
  • ‘Groupdiscussion: The winning mantra’, MBA Review, 7(3).(Arora, S., 2008)
  • ‘Indian hospital industry: Changing horizons’, ICFAI Reader, 10(7).(Arora, S., 2007)


International/ National Competitively Funded Projects

  • Research and Information System for Developing Countries in collaboration with Central Pulp and Paper Research Institute (CPPRI): Implication of the WTO tariff proposals on Indian paper and newsprint industry. (Mehta, R.,Nambiar, R. G.,Chintan R. Arora, S., Mittal, H., 2006-2007)
  • Gujarat Mineral Research & Development Society, Gandhinagar: Sustainable mining of dolomite in ChhotaUdepur, Gujarat. (Mittal H., Trivedi, J., Arora, S.,2009)
  • Equity Valuation,Dun & Bradstreet Information Services India Pvt. Ltd, 2007
  • Developing Case Studies and Teaching Notes, ICFAI Research Centre, 2007
  • Faculty Development Programme, ICFAI Business School, 2007
  • Case Method of Teaching, ICFAI Business School, 2008
  • Faculty Practice School, ICFAI Business School,2008
  • Measurement in Management – Series II, ICFAI Business School, 2008


  • Reviewer of books of McGraw Hill and Macmillan  
  • Member Editoial Board, Apeejay Journal of Management and Technology
  • Member of Reviewer Board, Indian Journal of Commerce & Management Studies
  • Associate Editor, International Journals of Multidisciplinary Research Academy          
  • Member of Review Committee, IBS Ahmedabad International Conference on Management, 2007     
  • Member of Publication Committee, NICOM-2006: Nirma International Conference on Management