Cherian Mathew

Online Trading Academy
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After a successful 20-year career in advertising, Cherian Mathew decided to indulge his true passion, trading stocks. He enrolled at Online Trading Academy and found it a transformative experience. He quickly completed the full curriculum and became a member of the Mastermind Community.

As an Online Trading Academy Instructor, Cherian has been instrumental in shortening the learning curve and minimizing the time required to master the Core Strategy for many students in Dubai. He believes trading and investing offer exceptional potential for capital growth, for students who stick to their goals and the rules laid down in the courses.

Cherian’s personal goal is to pursue his dreams and obtain the best education possible for his children. He wants to provide for his extended family and also make a contribution to the broader community through resources to support hospitals, schools and other institutions in his home country, India.


  • Master’s degree in Marketing
  • 20 year career in marketing research and advertising
  • Owner of an advertising agency


  • Indian Markets


  • Stocks


  • Mastering Options
  • Programming/Artificial intelligence in investing
  • Interested in current affairs and politics


Dubai, UAE

What Students Are Saying

“Cherian Matthew is an amazing instructor, Great knowledge of the subject, well experienced and very accommodating with the different questions and audience in class.”

, August 2019

“Being totally new to the trading world, Forex program has given me the 1st steps. This has been a truly amazing experience with the instructor Cherian Mathew who facilitates the class with his years of experience and passion for the field. Looking forward to the other asset classes with OTA in near future.”

, July 2019

“Patient, calm and collected,-oozing knowledge!”

, June 2019

“Cherian is a very good instructor and takes time to make sure the content is understood. He is very patient and a good listener.”

, June 2019

“Superb. Inspirational. A real mentor feel. Hope to be able to engage with Cherian as frequently AS POSSIBLE. He has made sense of trading for me, eliminate the fear factor, build confidence.”

, June 2019

“Cherian helped to slowly deliver key learnings so that we had time to grasp each concept. practice them, and then demonstrate them. He also repeated several times the same key learnings to ensure clarity with all students. Great instructor and great class.”

, May 2019

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