Dr. Anand Srinivasan is a Senior Research Director at CAFRAL. He is also an Associate Professor and also the former Head of the Department of Finance at National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School. Prior to joining NUS, Dr. Srinivasan was an Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Georgia.
His main area of research is banking and credit In addition, he has papers related to executive stock options, experimental finance and real estate. His work has been published in various journals including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analytics and Real Estate Economics. His applied work on the airline industry was used as one of the justifications for an international treaty on secured debt financing for the airline industry. This treaty has now been signed and ratified by several developed and developing countries, including the US, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia and India.
Dr. Srinivasan`s research has been highlighted in media publications such as The Wall Street Journal, as well as The Business Times and Straits Times in Singapore. He has been interviewed by Bloomberg Television, Channel NewsAsia and Asia Times Online, among others.
For his extensive contributions and academic excellence, Dr. Srinivasan has also received numerous awards and honours. He was awarded the NUS Business School Outstanding Researcher Award (2009). He has also received three international awards, including two in conferences for Best Paper and one from the Journal of Financial Economics.
In addition to his scholarly work, Dr. Srinivasan has also provided consulting services for corporations and organisations such as JP Morgan Chase, the World Bank & SITA (earlier named `Société Internationale de Télécommunications Aéronautiques`) a Switzerland-based organisation.
Dr. Srinivasan received his PhD in Finance from New York University.