Professor & Director - SSIM
Dr. S. V. Ramana Rao is a Director at Siva Sivani Institute of Management, Secunderabad. He is a Post Graduate in Management and stood 8th in Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh and subsequently completed M.Phil from Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu. Dr.Rao obtained his Ph.D. from Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS) in the area Financial Derivatives. He worked in various colleges and institutes over a period of 25 years both India and Abroad. Prior to coming to academics he worked as a Marketing executive in few companies for a brief stint. Dr. Rao’s teaching career started with PB Siddhartha College, Vijayawada. Later moved to RVR and Jc College of engineering, Guntur and from there landed in T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal. In the year 2007, he moved to Hyderabad and started working for Siva Sivani Institute of management till date. During 2008-11 for a period of three years he moved to Oman on lien to work as a Faculty Member in Business studies department at Shinas College of Technology, Oman and rose to the level of Head of the Department. After working in a foreign land for 3 years he joined back in SSIM as a Professor and Head of the Department–Finance. His areas of interest include Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Investment Management, International Finance and Financial Derivatives.