I am joining HEC Montreal as an assistant professor of finance. My research studies the influence of financial institutions on firm behavior. I am a CFA charterholder. Before academia, I gained professional experience as a development specialist for an NGO in Cape Town, South Africa, and an internal auditor at the global headquarters of Western Union in Denver.
"Great Trees are Good for Shade: Creditor Monitoring Under Common Ownership" is accepted for publication at Finance Research Letters
"Beyond the Target: M&A Decisions and Rival Ownership" is accepted for the FIRS 2021 program
New Working Paper: Shareholder-Creditor Conflicts and Limits to Arbitrage: Evidence From the Equity Lending Market (with Yongqiang Chu, Pedro Saffi, and Jason Sturgess)