Kumar Dasgupta Technical Director - Financial Instruments

Kumar Dasgupta is the IVSC Technical Director responsible for financial instruments valuation.

Prior to joining the IVSC, Kumar was a Technical Director at the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) where he was responsible for the financial instruments project. Kumar's journey with international standard setting started in London when he joined the IASB as project manager and was responsible for the current standards on financial instruments. Subsequent to the IASB, he worked with Barclays Capital UK from where he moved to practice advising clients on financial instrument accounting issues and valuations under IFRSs. Prior to joining the IASB he was the National partner responsible for Treasury and Financial Instruments Accounting for PwC in India. Kumar is a Chartered Accountant and alumni of London Business School where he did his Masters specialising in quantitative finance.