AIB Fellow - Raj Aggarwal
Raj Aggarwal is the Frank C. Sullivan Professor of International Business and Finance and Dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Akron. He has an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering, an MBA in operations management, and a doctorate in Corporate Finance and International Business. He also holds the professional designation of a Chartered Financial Analyst. He is the author of a dozen books and over fifty scholarly papers. He has been the finance area editor for the Journal of International Business Studies, an Associate Editor for Management International Review, International Business Review, European Journal of Finance, and the editor of Financial Practice and Education. He is or has been an elected President or Vice President of the Eastern Finance Association, Financial Management Association, the Academy of International Business, and Financial Executives International. He has been a Senior Fulbright Research Scholar in Southeast Asia, and has received many teaching and research honors including a distinguished scholar award, the distinguished faculty award, and a Larosiere essay award in global finance. He has served as a judge for the Industry Week 100 globally best managed companies, for the Tech-Know Awards for the best internet companies, and for the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. He has been an academic administrator and a business executive. He has lived and worked in India, Japan, Australia, and Singapore and has been a consultant to the UN and the World Bank, US government agencies and government ministries overseas, and to the boards and senior managements of Fortune 100 and other businesses. He is a member of the board at the Financial Executives Research Foundation, Manco Inc. (Duck, Loctite, and Lepage brands), BPM Forum, and Hawken School; and in the past at Fifth Third Maxxus Mutual Funds, Flood Inc. (CWF brand), Alchem Inc., and Gooey.com Inc.
Last Updated: January 2006