Dr.Naliniprava Tripathy, who is Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Shillong. Prior joining to IIM Shillong, she was working as Associate Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Indore. She holds M.Com, M. Phil, PhD and D.Litt Degree in Management. She is a recipient of Research Award in Management & UGC Fellowships. She is a Fulbright Scholar to Visit USA during 2015. She has awarded membership of the Global Research Institute for Business Academics, Australia in recognition of outstanding achievement and contribution to the body of knowledge in 2015. She has conferred Distinguished Faculty Award jointly by Indo Global Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Agriculture and Confederation of Indian Universities in 2015 at New Delhi. She has awarded AIMS ‐ TAPMI Woman Management Researcher Award by AIMS International in 2014. She has received Gold Medal by AIMS International for AIMS International Outstanding Management Researcher Award in 2013. She has received Silver Medal by Association of Indian Management Schools for JL Batra Best Research Paper award in 2013.