Assistant Professor of Finance
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis Olin Business School
Courses: Advanced Corporate Finance-Valuation
Education: University of Michigan, PhD, Finance
Indian Institute of Management, MBA
Annamalai University, BE, Chemical Engineering
At Olin Since: 2006
Before Olin: University of Michigan PhD student
Fun Facts: Professor Gopalan enjoys running, listening to music and spending time with his family.
Prior to earning his PhD, Professor Radha Gopalan worked for five years in the project finance department of a leading Indian bank. Now as an academic, he researches issues in theoretical and empirical corporate finance. Specifically, he examines questions related to a firm’s choice between public and private ownership, the benefits of a business group structure in emerging economies, and about firm-bank relationships and the syndicated loan market.
Radha Gopalan is among “The World’s 40 Best B-School Profs Under the Age of 40“