George Chacko (San Jose, CA) is Associate Professor of Finance at Santa Clara University's Leavey School of Business and Managing Partner at Confluentis Investments LLC. He has served as Associate Professor at Harvard Business School, Managing Director at State Street Bank, and Chief Investment Officer at Auda Alternative Investments. Chacko holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Business Economics from Harvard and a B.S. from MIT. He currently teaches seminars on valuation throughout the US, and is author of several books.
Anders Sjöman (Paris, France) is a senior researcher for Harvard Business School’s Europe Research Center (ERC). He works across management disciplines throughout Europe, conducting research and developing intellectual material for HBS. He is an M.Sc.-graduate of the Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden.
Hideto Motohashi, manager in the Financial System Division at NTT COMWARE Corporation, consults on risk management systems with financial institutions. He completed the Advanced Study Program at MIT as a fellow. He holds a master’s degree in international management from Thunderbird, the Garvin School of International Management, and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Keio University, Japan.
Vincent Dessain (Paris, France) is Executive Director of the Harvard Business School’s Europe Research Center (ERC). He previously served as Senior Director of Corporate Relationships at INSEAD, in Fontainebleau, and worked in management consulting with Booz-Allen & Hamilton. He has co-authored two business education books and over 40 case studies and research notes. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, a law degree from Leuven University, and a Business Administration degree from Louvain University.
Chacko and Sjöman are co-authors of The Global Economic System (FT Press).