Who's Who Directory
Viral V. Acharya
Professor, NYU Stern
Viral V. Acharya joined New York University Stern School of Business as a Professor of Finance in September 2008. Prior to joining NYU Stern, Professor Acharya was a Professor of Finance and Academic Director of the Private Equity Institute at the London Business School, a Research Affiliate of the Center for Economic Policy Research and an Academic Advisor to the Bank of England.
Luis Aguilar is a Commissioner at the SEC. He was sworn in on July 31, 2008. Prior to his appointment as an SEC Commissioner, Aguilar was a partner with the international law firm of McKenna Long & Aldridge, LLP, specializing in securities law.
Research Analyst, TowerGroup
Atit Amin is a Research Analyst in TowerGroup's Capital Markets and Wealth Management practices. His role is to provide research support to the practices by conducting primary and secondary research and gathering, organizing, and distributing data related to business and technology trends in financial services.
Finance and Economics Professor, Columbia Business School
Andrew Ang is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Research and is the recipient of the National Science foundation. Professor Ang specializes in empirical asset pricing and applications of econometrics to financial problems. He has developed macro-models of fixed income, valuation models with time-varying expected returns, models of downside risk and other non-linearities in asset returns, and models of dynamic asset allocation.
Partner, SunGard Consulting Services
John Avery has been a partner at SunGard Consulting Services, a unit of SunGard, for more than three years. Avery specializes in Cash, Listed Derivatives and OTC Derivatives markets for the firm.
Chief Executive, LCH.Clearnet Group
Ian Axe was appointed chief executive in April 2011. He joined LCH.Clearnet from Barclays Capital, where he was global head of operations and COO EMEA.