Education: Holds a doctorate in finance from Florida International University in Miami
Class description: I emphasize learning the quantitative models of finance as much as understanding the intuition behind these models. That is why I strongly encourage student participation in class and relate class discussions to real-world problems. I would like my students to see why we are learning what it is that we are learning.
Qualities for Success in Finance: Given the ever-changing financial industry and with it, the nature of problems we must deal with, an analytical mindset and creativity are important to succeed.
Biggest Challenge in Finance Profession: Making sure we use our financial knowledge and skills in an ethical manner
Favorite Quote: Dream big and dare to fail.
Finding Your Purpose: I find purpose when I realize that I have an obligation to give back to society.
Most Rewarding Professional Experience: Working as an internal auditor in GrameenPhone in Bangladesh with a group of incredibly talented and kind-hearted people.