Alumni News

30-01-2018
Jakob von Ganske, PhD (2016) has been promoted to Head of Investment Consulting and Risk Management and is also now a Member of the Extended Management Board. He supervises the departments of Strategic Asset Allocation, Risk Management and Performance Attribution as well as Umbrella Fund Management...

25-01-2018
Andrea Tarelli’s article “Capital Structure Decisions and the Optimal Design of Corporate Market Debt Programs” is forthcoming in the Journal of Corporate Finance; it was co-authored with EDHEC faculty Lionel Martellini, and Vincent Milhau. Andrea, PhD (2014), is currently Assistant Professor at...

24-01-2018
Formerly Lead Economist (Macroeconomic Surveillance), Singapore based alumna, Su Fen Lee, PhD (2014) has been promoted Deputy Director (Data Governance & Architecture), Data analytics Group at the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). She oversees data governance and architecture, comprising...

03-01-2018
In January 2018, Harsh Parikh, PhD (2016), was promoted to a Principal at PGIM Institutional Advisory & Solutions (IAS). He is responsible for thought leadership, investment research and client advisory for institutional investors. Clients include sovereign wealth funds, foreign central banks,...

20-12-2017
Chris Firth, PhD (2015) is now a Senior Lecturer in Banking and Finance in the Department of Accountancy, Finance and Economics at Lincoln International Business School. Chris is a highly experienced professional with over 25 years of international practitioner expertise in investment & wealth...

18-10-2017
Since August 2017, Australian graduate and now Singapore-based, Rodney Hoskinson, PhD (2016), is Associate Director in the front office quantitative analysis team at ANZ Banking Group. In this role, he is leading the strategic development of advanced derivative valuation adjustments (XVA) for the...

09-10-2017
Two articles by Carlos-Heitor Campani, PhD (2013) Professor of Finance at COPPEAD Graduate School of Business of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro were recently published: “Private Pension Funds: Passivity at Active Fund Prices”, co-authored with Leonardo Mesquita de Brito in the Revista...

28-09-2017
Daniel Garcia-Mantilla, PhD (2011), EDHEC-Risk Institute Research Affiliate, has joined academia as Assistant Professor, at the Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia; he moved from California where he was Head of Research at Optimal Asset Management (specialised in factor investing).

01-06-2017
Messaoud Chibane, PhD (2016) will join NEOMA Business School on the Rouen campus (France) as Assistant Professor in the Finance Department from September 2017. He is currently Lead Researcher at the ESSEC Finance Chair and he previously headed Shinsei Bank’s cross asset quantitative team in Tokyo....

22-05-2017
R.L. Shankar, PhD (2014) Professor of Finance and Analytics at Great Lakes Institute of Management, truly honoured to be featured among the most inspiring 40-under-40 educators (Indian Express). He recently won NYU Stern-NSE’s inaugural research grant for his joint work on “Impact of Algorithmic...

10-04-2017
Doug Chau, PhD (2016) has joined the University of Toronto Asset Management Corporation (UTAM) as Chief Risk Officer and Head of Research. Prior to UTAM, he held senior positions in portfolio construction and quantitative research at OPTrust (OPSEU Pension Trust). 

10-04-2017
Rama Malladi, PhD (2016) has been appointed Associate Professor of Finance department at California State University. Rama has two papers co-authored with Frank J. Fabozzi, “Equal-weighted Strategy: Why it outperforms value-weighted strategies? Theory and evidence” published in the Journal of Asset...

05-04-2017
The paper “Stock Fund Selection and the Individual Investor”, authored by Carlos-Heitor Campani, PhD (2013) Professor of Finance at COPPEAD Graduate School of Business of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, published in Revista de Administração Contemporânea, Vol.21 (2017). 

03-04-2017
Matt Lanfear, PhD (2016) presented research findings from the paper “Flight to Gold: Extreme Weather Events and Stock Returns”, co-authored with Mark Siebert, PhD (2016) and Abraham Lioui, at the “10th Financial Risks International Forum - Retail Finance and Insurance: Impact of Technical...

17-03-2017
Forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics is an article written by Gideon Ozik, PhD (2011) and his co-authors Kenneth Froot, Namho Kand and Ronnie Sadka, entitled "What Do Measures of Real-Time Corporate Sales Tell Us About Earnings Surprises and Post-Announcement Returns?". This paper won...

 

 

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