Varun Sharma

Assistant Professor of Finance, Kelley School of Business at Indiana University


Varun is a former PhD Student in Finance at London Business School.


Varun’s research interests lie in the field of financial intermediation and political economy. Currently, Varun is focusing on understanding the role institutional, as well as individual, investors and activists can play in improving the environmental impact of firms.


Before joining the PhD programme, Varun worked as an Associate Director with PwC risk advisory practice in London. Varun holds a Master in Finance degree from London Business School. He is also a CFA charter holder.