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Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is by Researcher Dr. Guruprasad Jayarao at IIM Indore


"Fixed Fortunes: Navigating Securities and Portfolios" is a comprehensive course designed to provide a holistic understanding of the intricate world of investments. Across a series of engaging lectures, this course covers a broad spectrum of investment instruments and strategies essential for both beginners and experienced investors. Starting with the fundamentals, participants explore the basics of securities, including stocks, bonds, and mutual funds, while learning the significance of portfolio diversification and risk management. As the course progresses, it delves deeper into more complex subjects such as options, futures, and advanced portfolio management techniques. The curriculum also addresses cutting-edge investment trends like sustainable investing, behavioral finance, and the integration of artificial intelligence in investment decision-making. By combining theoretical knowledge with practical insights, this course equips learners with the tools to navigate the dynamic world of investments, enabling them to make informed and strategic financial decisions."

At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the eductor indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.

Fixed Fortunes: Navigating Securities and Portfolios, by Dr. Guruprasad Jayarao

  • Dr. Guruprasad B Jayarao is an accomplished professional in the field of technology and management, with an extensive background in software engineering, leadership, and program management. With over two decades of experience, he has held key positions in prominent companies, showcasing expertise in directing engineering teams and spearheading programs in the software industry.

    His educational journey commenced with a Bachelor's degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering, where he actively contributed to technical initiatives and academic societies. Building upon this foundation, he pursued a Master's degree from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, further enhancing his technical prowess.

    Guruprasad's professional journey reflects a progressive career trajectory. Notably, he held significant roles at globally recognized companies, including IBM and McAfee, where he contributed substantially in project and program management. At McAfee, he specialized in technical program management, overseeing the development of enterprise security products for various operating systems.

    His tenure at IBM saw him assuming diverse leadership positions, engaging in delivery execution, test management, and pre-sales activities. This broad spectrum of responsibilities speaks to his adeptness in handling multifaceted managerial tasks within a corporate environment.

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