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Sreedhar T. Bharath
Arizona State University

School of Business
Finance Department


Ph.D. Finance, 2003. Stern School of Business, New York University

M.B.A (Finance & Strategy) 1993. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India

B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, 1991. IIT, Ma

Work Experience

W.P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University (2010-date)
Associate Professor and Dean’s Council of 100 Distinguished Scholar, Finance Department. 
Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
Assistant Professor, Finance Department (2003-2009).
The Bank One Corporation Assistant Professor of Business Administration (2009-2010) 
State Bank of India Capital Markets, Bombay/Madras, India (1993-1997) (then in alliance with Lehman Brothers)
Deputy Manager, Project Appraisal & Investment Banking Group
Prepared detailed technical feasibility and financial viability assessments of projects in diverse industries 
including Steel, Textiles, Power, Paper, Ports, Ship breaking, Packaging, Reefer Containers, Two Wheelers, Shrimp Farming etc.
Syndicated long term debt from financial institutions and commercial banks and raised equity from capital markets to achieve financial closure for clients
Part of a team of 12 (out of 300 in the organization) that generated 25% of firm profits in 1994 and 1995.