Nishith has extensive experience leading large organization change programs for implementation of business strategy, business processes, and IT systems in several domains including Electronics, High-Tech, Manufacturing, and Automotive sectors.
He has worked at companies such as Accenture, IBM, and Satyam (now Tech Mahindra). Currently he is Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Blue Star Infotech, a global IT services company where he is responsible for all Operations including sales, delivery, solutions, and human resources.
A leading expert in banking and corporate finance, Professor Robert Marquez tries to uncover the mechanisms that underlie the behavior of financial institutions. One important focus of his research now is the effect low interest rates have on banks and whether they encourage banks to take on more leverage.
One of the world’s leading experts on entrepreneurship, innovation and economic growth, Carl Schramm taught at the Graduate School of Management in spring 2013 thanks to a recent gift from the Arthur & Carlyse Ciocca Charitable Foundation. He will be the keynote speaker at the School’s 31st commencement on June 15. Watch live webcast of the event >
Amit Pazgal’s research interests include optimal pricing mechanisms, competitive marketing strategies, internet institutions and competition, and dynamic consumer choice. His research has appeared many journals such as Marketing Science, Management Science Marketing Letters, and The International Journal of Game Theory.
Adrienne Rhodes attended New Mexico State University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics in 2005 and Master of Accountancy in 2007.
She is currently attending Penn State University where she is anticipated to receive her Ph.D. in Accounting in 2013. Her research interests include executive compensation, contracting uses of accounting information, corporate governance, top management composition and capital markets.
Dane Christensen earned his Bachelors of Arts in German from Oregon State University in 2003, he then attended The University of Oregon where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 2004 and Master of Accounting in 2005.
He is currently attending Arizona State where he is antipicated to graduate in 2013 with a Ph.D. in Accounting. His research interest include corporate misconduct, corporate accountability reporting, influence of political forces on accounting.
Estelle’s main research interests include earnings management, accounting fraud, accounting conservatism, voluntary disclosure, and auditing.
Prior to joining the Ph.D. program at Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, she earned a Master of Business Administration from Berkeley, and a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting with first class honours at the University of Otago in New Zealand.
Ph.D., University of Cambridge
M.B.A., London Business School
B.A., M.A., University of Oxford
Colin Biggs divides his time between Davis, where he taught the Articulation and Critical Thinking core course and an elective on crisis communications, and Rome, Italy, where he is a management consultant and visiting professor.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.