Dr. C. P. Gupta is presently Professor in the Department of Financial Studies, South Campus, University of Delhi, Delhi. He is M.Com, M.Phil. (Finance), and Ph.D. (Finance) from Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi. He has teaching and research experience of more than 30 years. His areas of research, teaching and consultancy include Investment Decisions, Risk Analysis, Project Appraisal, Security Analysis, Fuzzy Decision Making and Financial Modeling. He is a life member of the Operational Research Society of India, Society for Capital Market Research and Development; and the Indian Financial Management Association. He has contributed a number of research articles in various Indian and international journals and he has few research based books to his credit. He guided a number of research students. He is involved actively in the training programmes of NTPC, ONGC, ABB, Sapient, EXL, IBM Daksh and others.
He was a member of the Expert Group appointed by Government of India to Review Cost Accounting Record Rules and existing Cost Audit Report Rules. A member of Cost Accounting Standard Board constituted by ICWAI, New Delhi. He is Area Editor of Journal of Indian Business Research.