Dr. Shivani Guru currently working in MATS University, Raipur as Assistant Professor in Finance. She has completed her PhD in Management entitled “A Study on Benchmarking of Indian Banks: A Case Study on Public Sector Banks of Odisha” and MBA from the PG Department of Business Administration, Sambalpur University, Odisha. She has 6 years of teaching and 4 years of research experience in the area of operations and financial management with special reference to the banking sector. She has research publication in reputed journals. She has presented various papers and attended national and international conferences and seminars.