Lakshmi is in her first year as a full time PhD scholar at ASB. A Master’s in Commerce from University of Madras and a University Rank Holder, Lakshmi possesses 10 years of experience in teaching courses like Financial and Cost Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis and Financial Services and markets. She is currently under the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Fellowship.

She has participated in many conferences and seminars and also published case studies on Leadership. Her research interests are in the field of Earnings Management, Accounting Fraud Detection, Executive Compensation, Econometric forecasting and Corporate Disclosure Practices.