Vikash Kumar Sinha

Vikash Kumar Sinha




KTH - Stockholm


POLIMI - Milan



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Vikash is a Ph.D. candidate (Doktorand) at INDEK (ITM - School of Industrial Engineering and Management, INDEK - department of Industrial Economics and Management). He is part of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate EDIM (European Doctorate in Industrial Management) program. His home university is KTH, Stockholm and host university is POLIMI, Milan.

Vikash holds a joint master in industrial management from KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden, Politecnico di Milano Italy and Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Spain. Vikash obtained his Bachelor in Technology from HBTI Kanpur (India) in 2004 in Chemical Technology (Biochemical Engineering).
His primary area of interest lies in Risk Management and Complexity. He is interested in empirical fields such as banks, Insurance and Risk Transfer Organizations.

Vikash Also has over 7 years of experience in Management and Technology consulting. His primary areas of expertise are management/strategy/IT consulting –with focus on strategy, automation, financial modeling, transaction advisory, risk assessment for clients in Banking & Financial Services, High Tech, Education, Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals. He has previous work experience from 10EQS (Independent Consulting) , ICRA (Moody's Associate), Sapient, Infosys and NDS - CISCO (Earlier part of News Corporation group, currently acquired by CISCO).  

Language Capabilities: English (Fluent), Hindi (Native), Spanish/Italian (Basic)

Current research:

•    Risk Management
•    Complexity

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