Dr. Sanjai Bhagat
Dr. Sanjai Bhagat: Education Ambassador.
Dr. Bhagat is a nationally recognized expert on:
►Financing of high-tech ventures,
►Governance aspects of the subprime crisis,
►Valuation of private corporations,
►Corporate governance and executive compensation.
Dr. Bhagat is Professor of Finance at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has worked previously at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Princeton University, and University of Chicago. He has an MBA from the University of Rochester and a Ph.D. from the University of Washington.
He has published extensively in the leading Finance and Law academic journals (such as, the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, American Law and Economics Review, Columbia Law Review, Journal of Corporation Law).
He is a board member of Integra Ventures, a venture-capital company; and of the National Association of Corporate Directors – Colorado Chapter. He is also a founding director of the TiE-Rockies (The Indus Entrepreneurs), a professional group serving the technology entrepreneurs.
He has served as the Associate Editor for the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Financial Research, and Journal of Corporate Finance. He has advised U.S. government agencies and Fortune 500 companies on corporate governance and finance issues. His work is regularly cited in the popular and financial media such as the Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Economist, New York Times.