Admissions by selection. Limited seats.Programme starts in January 2022

Be the Strategic Financial Leader of the Digital Age

  • As Co-pilot to CEO Empower the CEO to make strategic choices rooted in sound financial policies
  • As Chief Predictability OfficerBuild predictive models that drive the organization’s market leadership
  • As Chief Insights Officer Provide data-backed actionable insights for key decision making
  • As Digital-Ready Officer Apply digital technologies to create efficiency and value in finance processes

Almost one in three CEOs worry that their CFO isn't prepared for the challenges ahead1.

Forward-looking CFOs need to understand what a successful, value-adding finance function will look like in ten years2.

Cutting Edge Learning from the Leaders

  • The ISB Advantage
    Leverage the world-class research expertise of ISB and access alumni privileges of ISB Executive Network
  • Learn from Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry
    Taught by a top faculty group led by Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry, Researcher, Author and a Thought Leader
  • Real-world Curriculum
    Hone your capabilities as a multi-dimensional thinker and a strategic financial leader
  • Fast-track Growth
    Master the ability for strategic steering, financial governance, and performance insights.

The ISB Advantage

  • #1*
    in India

  • #6
    in Asia

  • #23**

  • 18
    Research Centres
    and Institutes

  • 45K+

  • 12K+

*ISB’s PGP Programme has been ranked #1 in India by The Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2021

**ISB’s PGP Programme has been ranked #23 worldwide in the Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2021

Established in 2001, the Indian School of Business (ISB) evolved from the need for a world-class business school in Asia. Through its multi-pronged and holistic approach, the institution grooms individuals who can script new growth narratives across sectors.

ISB is a not-for-profit organisation, funded entirely by private corporations, foundations and individuals worldwide who believed in its vision. The institution has gained a unique distinction of receiving accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA), making it the 100th School in the world to achieve the ‘triple crown’ of accreditations from AMBA, EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

ISB provides a robust environment that generates high-quality research which is both contemporary and rigorous. It offers a plethora of programs distinctively designed to cater to the needs of various knowledge seekers at different levels of experience and career paths.

The Future-Ready CFO Programme will be delivered by the Centre of Executive Education at ISB.

For more information, visit ISB Executive Education Website.

Learn from Accomplished Academia
and Industry Leaders

Taught by a top ISB Faculty Group led by Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry, a globally recognized groundbreaking Researcher, Author and Thought Leader.

  • Programme Director
    Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry Ph.D. Finance

    A Professor of Finance at the Indian School of Business (ISB) and a Research Professor at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. He also serves as the Executive Director of the Digital Identity Research Initiative (DIRI). He famously proposed the Financial Access at Birth - a policy initiative that aims to place $100 in electronic savings account for every child born in the world, guaranteeing access to financial services to everyone in a few decades. He is also a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post. His research interests include International Finance, Corporate Finance and Strategy, Microfinance, FinTech and Impact Investing.

  • Prof. Hariom TatsatMS, Financial Engineering

    Vice President for Quantitative Analytics division at Barclays Investment Bank, New York. Hariom has 10+ years of experience working across areas including Predictive Modelling, Machine Learning and Financial Derivative Pricing in leading global investment banks and financial organizations, including Nomura, Royal Bank of Scotland, First Abu Dhabi Bank and Genpact. He is also the co-author of "Machine Learning and Data Science Blueprints for Finance", ranked #1 on Amazon under the AI (new releases) category in Jan 2021.

  • Prof. Anupam Purwar MBA, Information Systems & Finance

    An ISB Alumni and former Director, Operations and Sustainability Council at ISB, Anupam is a Research Scientist at Amazon. Besides Amazon and ISB, Anupam has also worked as Research Scientist at BrahMos Aerospace and IISc. His expertise spans Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Strategic Planning, Project Management, Industrial design, Product Development and Operations. A major highlight of his career includes working as a Data Scientist for investigating Wilful Default using NLP with Prof. Subramanian, Current Chief Economic Advisor to the Government of India.

  • Prof. Sanjiv Das Ph.D. Finance

    A William and Janice Terry Professor of Finance at Santa Clara University's Leavey School of Business. He previously held faculty appointments as Associate Professor at Harvard Business School and UC Berkeley and is also a qualified Cost and Works Accountant. Prior to joining academics, he worked in the derivatives business in the Asia-Pacific region as a Vice-President at Citibank. His current research interests include Modeling of Default Risk, Machine Learning, Social Networks, Derivatives Pricing Models, Portfolio Theory, and Venture Capital.

High Impact Format Designed and Perfected
for the Leaders

  • 6 Month
    Executive Programme

  • 2 Days ISB Campus Visit to be held during the start of the Programme

  • Live Interactive Sessions by
    ISB Faculty and Industry Experts

  • Best-in-class Self-learning Content,
    Group Projects and Case Studies

Classes start on January 28, 2022 with a visit to ISB Hyderabad Campus. Campus Visit is mandatory.

The programme will be delivered on TalentSprint’s digital platform

Programme Coverage

  • Preparing the
    Future-Ready CFO
  • Summarizing
  • Finance
  • Language of the
    Digital World
  • Machine Learning
    Methods in Finance
  • Future of
  • Building Insights
    (Numeric, Text Data)
  • Customer
  • Saving Models
    on the Cloud
  • Detailed Curriculum

Fuel Your Professional and Organisational Growth

Career Advancement

  • Integrate your financial acumen
    with strategy
  • Ride the wave of
    digital disruption
  • Become a credible internal advisor
    and key decision-maker

Organisational Transformation

  • Plan for long-term value across
    business functions
  • Elevate the quality of
  • Collaborate and create opportunities
    with leadership teams


Ideal for current and aspiring CFOs

  • Education MBA (Finance), M.Com (or any equivalent degree),
  • Experience Minimum 5 years

No prior coding knowledge is required. Required concepts will be taught during the programme.

Enrolment Process

  • Application

    Apply for the

  • Block Your Seat


  • Enrollment

    Selection by
    ISB Committee**

  • Enrollment

    Join the

*Scanned copies to be submitted within 7 days  
a Education Certificate  
b Experience Letter/Latest Pay Slip

**Selection for the programme will be done by ISB and is strictly based on the education, work experience, and motivation of the participants.



Details Domestic Participants International Participants
Programme Fee ₹5,00,000 USD 7,500

EMI options availableGST as applicable

About TalentSprint

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Programme Media Coverage


Frequently Asked Questions

  • New CFOs
  • Current CFOs looking to enhance their leadership influence with the Board
  • Finance and accounting professionals looking to become the next CFO or become high-performing executives in their current role

The programme will be taught by a top ISB Faculty Group led by Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry, a globally recognized groundbreaking Researcher, Author and Thought Leader.

Meet the Faculty