About Us


CA. Rishabh Pugalia, Lead Trainer / Founder Director, ExcelNext


  • Chartered Accountant (2007-08)
  • Has worked for KPMG (Audit), J.P. Morgan (Investment Banking & Research), Futures First (STIR F&O)
  • 4.0 years of work experience in the area of Audit, Investment Banking & Proprietary trading
  • Founder, Excel Next (2010)
    • Program Director & Training Instructor – Advanced Excel, Advanced PowerPoint, Financial Modeling, VBA Macros
    • 7.0 years of work experience in Corporate Training, eLearning Content Development
    • Under him, Excel Next has trained more than 12,000 professionals across 14+ cities
    • Co-Founded Yoda Learning Solutions (2014) – Online Training Vertical
    • Successfully completed six-weeks Analyst training program of Adkins Matchett & Toy
    • Corporate Training Success stories – Click Here
    • Conducted CPE seminars for Chartered Accountants – Kolkata, Mumbai, Jodhpur
    • Co-organized  Seminar on “Data Analytics And Continuous Control Monitoring”, IASB, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) in New Delhi (Jun 2012) & Chennai (Jul 2012)
    • Co-authored a Technical Guide on “Data Analytics and Continuous Control Monitoring – published by the ICAI (Oct 2012)
    • Conducted LIVE webcast on “Using Excel for Continuous Controls Monitoring at the ICAI (Nov 2012)

NSB, Sr. Trainer & VBA Projects Consultant, Kolkata


  • Industry work experience: 9.5+ years
  • Certifications: Microsoft Certified DB, Querying Microsoft SQL Server
  • Key Skills: Advanced Excel, Excel VBA Macros, MS SQL, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Data Migration Specialist