Lakshmi Padmakumari

Area: Financial Engineering


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Name: Lakshmi Padmakumari
Designation: Assistant Professor


Lakshmi Padmakumari is currently working as a Senior Faculty Associate with IFMR. She is a Gold Medalist & University First Rank holder in her bachelors and masters programme.  Her research interests mainly include in the areas of asset pricing, volatility modeling, financial econometrics and risk management. She has participated and presented her research papers at multiple conferences both in India and abroad.


  • Submitted PhD thesis (Finance), awaiting Defense.
  • M.Com Finance from University of Kerala.
  • PGDBA, Symbiosis Center for Distance learning, Pune
  • B.Com from University of Kerala.
  • Qualified CA (Inter)

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