Core Faculty

Core Faculty

Dr. Shriniwas Dhure

Director, SIMSREE

Dr. Narkhede V
Dr. Hanuamant D. Ubale

Dr. Hanuamant D. Ubale
Assistant Professor, Operation, Maharashtra Education Services, Grade A
Education-B.E., M.B.A. (Production& Materials Management, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management- Pune University), Ph.D. (Management-Mumbai University) UGC-NET(Management)
Experience- Total 14 Years of Academic plus Industrial experience
Areas of expertise- Operations Management, Operations Research, Materials Management, Statistical & Quantitative Methods, Bussiness Process re-engineering etc. Published research papers in various UGC listed, Peer reviewed, refereed Journals.

Dr. R.K. Srivastava

Present: Prof and HOD –Marketing and research , Govt of Maharashtra ‘s Sydenham Institute of Management Studies research and entrepreneurship education -University of Mumbai- 150 years of standing
Total years of experience as Prof :over 18 years . Has over 30 years of managerial experience in the Pharma industry and practicing consultant to companies , has organized many national and international conferences,was rated by DNA Newspaper and Star as Innovative Professor of year2013 .Marketing innovation award for 2014 by Star News and 2017 best marketing professor by ABP NEWS and most dedicated 100 prof of the world at the world congress on education -2018. He has given lectures In the US ,Canada ,South Africa,Denmark,Thailand,Nepal and Srilanka.
Dr. Srivastava has published over 195 research articles in International and National Referred Journals. He has chaired session at international conferences at US(Icl.Harvard)Canada, Malaysia, Korea, and India and written seven Books in the areas of Product Management and Sales Management, Negotiation, International Business-culture and Retail case study. He is approved as a Ph.D. Guide since 2005 of University of Mumbai and has guided over 31 students in the field of Marketing..At present, member of the editorial board of many international journals .

Dr. Aashish Pawaskar

Name : Aashish Pawaskar

Telephonic Contact : 9323392305

Qualifications : MMS, LLM, PHD, NET, Maharashtra SET, Master in Screenplay Writing – FTII

Teaching Experience :

* Head Examinations and Associate Professor Government of Maharashtra’s SIMSREE, Mumbai ;

* Founding Coordinator University of Mumbai’s Thane Campus ;

* Expert Committee Member and Supervisor : AICTE, NTA, University of Mumbai, MPSC, Government of Maharashtra’s CET Cell ;

* Member of the Syllabus and Exam Committees of the University of Mumbai, NMIMS University, HSNC University – Faculty of Management Studies and Faculty of Law Studies ;

* Visiting Faculty at various Management, Law and Media Studies Institutes in India and Overseas for the past 26 Years ; &

* Written and Reviewed various Research Papers and Articles for various National and International Research Journals.

Professional Work Experience :

* Professional Screenplay & Dialogue Writer and Regional Marathi Film Producer ;

* On the Board of Directors of various Companies in Media, Hospitality and Educational Sectors for the past 30 Years ; &

* Jury Member of Film and Media Awards Panel for the past 10 Years

Dr. Deepa Chavan

Dr. Deepa Chavan, LLb, DCA, DAFM, MFM, Ph.D. (Finance – Business Administration and Management)

She has corporate experience of 15+years in handling national and international projects as a General Manager and around 12 years of academic experience in top B-schools. She also has to her credit 8 international research out of which 6 are published in SCOPUS An indexed journals and 15 national research papers in esteemed Journals of Institutes such as IIT Roorkee and IIT Kharagpur. She also is a published author for a book named “Corporate Restructuring, Merger and Acquisition”.


Prof. Das Rashmi
Shree. Nannaware Ravindra
Prof R. S. Ahale

Name – Prof. R. S. Ahale
Educational Qualifications – MBA, UGC-NET
Area of Interest – Organizational Behaviour, General Management, Human Resources

Prof Machhindra Katare

Machhindra Katare is an Assistant Professor of Finance at SIMSREE and Government of Maharashtra Officer (Group A). Before joining SIMSREE he was working as a Banking domain consultant with Infosys for around 5 years. He holds B.Tech from Government College of Engineering Pune (COEP) and MMS (Finance) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS). He received the JRF prestigious government fellowship JRF twice. He is currently pursuing a PHD from University of Mumbai in the area of Mergers and Acquisitions. His other research interests include Value investing, behavioural finance and financial technologies

Dr. Sangeeta Pandit

Sangeeta Pandit is a Chartered Accountant and was partner from 1984 in a Chartered
Accountancy firm of repute. She has now diversified to teaching and training.
She is head of department of finance at the premier Sydenham B-School – SIMSREE. She is
invited to conduct workshops at other B-schools of repute like XIMR and JBIMS. She gives
guest lectures at US Universities. She is involved with the training initiatives of ICAI. She was
part of Start-up team of Management Institute-United World School of Business and of
programs of Bombay Stock Exchange.
She has many publications to her credit in reputed academic Journals, written chapters of
books by international reputed publishers and has presented papers in International and
National management conferences.
She is an accredited cancer patient counsellor and obtained her PhD in issues relating to
She works closely with various NGOs and Foundations for financial inclusion, education and
in healthcare.
She is an Independent Director in listed companies.
She does consultancy in financial strategy and consultancy to start-ups. She is invited as
faculty by corporates for conducting training sessions on topics related to finance, soft skills,
and life skills.
She was awarded the Leadership in Education award by World Education Congress and
Educator award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Dr. Nimit M Sheth

Nimit M Sheth a B. Com, LLB. MBA in Marketing & PHD. Author, Researcher. Compiler of Articles, Papers in Journals of International repute.

He has a wide and varied knowledge of Legal, Banking, Taxation, Commercial, Foreign Trade and allied Legislations. An entrepreneur of repute, especially in the fields of Marketing, Legal, Skill Development, International Business and Cross-Border Logistics, He is also a qualified Indian Customs House Practitioner brings his negotiating skills to the Institutional corpus.

A born achiever, with close to 22 years of hands-on Industrial experience along with 12 years of Teaching Experience, He loves to devote his energy towards encouraging the youth to take up correct career paths to ensure a robust intellectual capital on a national level.

He is also on the Interview & Selection panels of various prestigious Institutes & Colleges affiliated to University of Mumbai, AICTE Expert Member, NTA Observer, and advisor to State & Central level Committees.

He has continuously encouraged youngsters to develop their entrepreneurial skills and drive towards making them self-reliant. His latest endeavours have been appreciated by many Social and Trade bodies at National level.


In 2012 awarded as “Best Youth Enterprising Mentor” by Oriental Institute of Management.

Inspired MBA Students and conducted 2 mega Job Fairs at Vashi in association with (more than 10,000 students got placement assistance through that).

Introduced ISR Program – “INDIVIDUAL SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY” in Various MBA Institutes.

Recently awarded for suggesting Best Tag-Line to promote “HLM Consumer App & Logo” under Handloom Mark Scheme implemented by the Textiles Committee, Ministry of Textiles Government of India.

Social Achievements:


He is active Member and Activity Head for ARHAM YUVA GROUP (NGO – MUMBAI) since 2006.

His various social articles is appreciated by press media like, Times of India , Mid Day , Maharashtra Times and his various interviews are also telecasted on zee 24 Taas & other Television Channels etc., for his noble idea and selfless service to the society by their activity called “FOOD FOR CHERITY” where in the NGO devotedly collects the party and other events left over food and distribute it to poor people along with that every Saturday morning they provide Brunch to Patients’ relatives in Government Hospitals including the reputable Nair hospital , Wadia hospital , Tata hospital , Sion hospital etc.

In 2015 there was an article in Times of India and various other newspapers for a social cause called “Pasti / Raddi say Pustak tak” on 1st march 2015 they have registered for Guinness world record for collecting 61825 kgs of old newspaper from Mumbai Region in single day and made a new Limca Record.

Dr. Pavan Patil

Serving as an Assistant Professor (MES-Maharashtra Education Service -Group-A) PhD, MBA-Marketing, B. Pharm Guide PhD – 2021, University Of Mumbai PhD – 2017 NET- Management- 2011 JRF- Junior Research Fellow -UGC Management-2011 SET in Management – 2013

Dr. Ranu Jain

Dr Ranu Jain, with experience of more than 13 years in teaching and capital markets, is a gold medalist in Masters and holds PhD in capital markets. She is associated with the Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai as a Faculty of Finance, since 2015. Dr Jain has been working with SEBI, BSE and IICA in the  field of Financial Literacy since 2016 and has educated various sections of society, both rural and urban. She has been active in research and has various national and international publication to her credit.

Prof. Virani Qudsia

Qualifications : Mcom, MMM, currently pursuing PhD. Certifications from various International universities.. Key Areas: Marketing and PR Teaching Experience : Asst Prof at Government of Maharashtra’s SIMSREE, Mumbai ; Visiting faculty at renowned colleges. Published various research papers at National and International conferences Professional Work Experience : Digital strategist for various chat shows published on OTT platforms. Lead national and international brand launch of sectors varying from crypto, fitness, fine jewellery, cosmetic products, etc.

In keeping with the rich Sydenham tradition of imparting high quality education, the Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE) was founded in the year 1983.