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Lecturer Hemant Vaidya is an independent consultant in the in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) space and a lecturer at the UC Davis Graduate School of Management. He has worked in the IVD Industry for 24 years in various capacities. He started out as a bench scientist developing Immunoassays for cardiac and thyroid markers and grew in the ranks to become the director of clinical and scientific affairs for chemistry/ immunochemistry diagnostics business and then the vice-president of R&D for the molecular and microbiology diagnostics business.
Vince Vengapally is currently the vice president of technology for the Oakland Athletics. He oversees technology initiatives for the ball club, spanning fan facing technology and business systems.
A major focus for the A’s is transitioning from a traditional on-premise enterprise software environment to a hybrid cloud environment.
Keith Weissglass joined the Graduate School of Management as a lecturer in Winter 2018. He brings to the GSM a wide range of marketing and consulting experience spanning the private, public, and non-profit sectors.
Weissglass has served in foundational leadership roles at two high-growth B2B software companies, where he specializes in product marketing. He currently runs a consulting practice that provides business strategy and marketing services to early-stage technology startups and social businesses.
Kelly is a Principal in EY’s strategy practice with more than 25 years of experience in the financial sector in both consulting and industry roles. Wilson’s consulting background includes a broad spectrum of banking, payment and technology functional domains including strategy formulation, business assessment, marketing, performance improvement, operations and technology. For nearly a decade she was a strategy partner with Accenture, and in industry she has served in SVP and CMO roles with Wells Fargo, Blue Shield, Paradigm and McKesson.
Research Interests: Financial reporting, financial analysts, corporate disclosures, auditor/audit firm networks and the role of the audit committee
Assistant Professor Paul Wong worked for Crowe Horwath (formerly Crowe Chizek) from 2007–11 as a senior staff auditor in the not-for-profit and higher education group.
He served as a board member for Ledger & Quill, DePaul University’s accounting alumni association, from 2007-11 and New Moms Inc., a Chicagoland nonprofit, from 2009-11.
Research Expertise: Business analytics, operations and management science, planning and scheduling under uncertainty, optimization
Lecturer Jim Wunderman serves as the president and chief executive officer of the Bay Area Council, a business-backed public policy organization in the Silicon Valley. Led by its CEO members, the Bay Area Council is the strong, united voice of more than 275 of the largest Bay Area employers, representing more than 500,000 workers, or one of every six private sector employees. Since becoming CEO in 2004, Wunderman has led the 64-year-old public policy organization to become one of the most influential, effective institutions of its kind.
Research Expertise: Information technology, data mining, e-marketing and e-commerce
Research Expertise: Private Equity, Venture Capital, Impact Investing, Social Entrepreneurship, Finance of Innovation, Corporate Finance.
Research Expertise: Accounting, financial reporting and valuation
Research Expertise: Accounting, response of nonprofit organizations to economic incentives