Before joining CFA Institute, Mr. Dannhauser served in sales, marketing, and client management roles for a number of institutional investment advisers, including Bankers Trust Company, Mitchell Hutchins Asset Management, and Principal Global Investor. He also marketed fixed-income analytics systems and served as a consultant in developing strategic finance analytics for banks and credit unions.
Mr. Dannhauser is a member of the Global Association of Risk Professionals and earned the Financial Risk Manager designation. He has also attained the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA). He chaired the NYSSA Socially Responsible Investing Committee from 2003-2005.
Mr. Dannhauser holds an MBA in finance from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, and an MPH in health systems and policy from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He earned a BA in political science from the George Washington University.
James Hawley, Professor and Director of the Elfenworks Center for Fiduciary Capitalism at St. Mary’s College
Dr. Jim Hawley is the Transamerica Professor in Business Policy and Strategy in the Graduate Business Programs, School of Economics and Business Administration, at Saint Mary’s College.
He has been at Saint Mary’s for almost 15 years. Previously, he worked at Wells Fargo Bank as a country risk analyst, and previously taught at the University of California, Davis. Dr. Hawley also has been an invited guest professor at the Universite de Paris and at the Universite de Montpillier in France. He was a guest scholar at the Judge Institute at the University of Cambridge, U.K, and has lectured in a number of countries in Europe.
Dr. Hawley is the author of two books. The first is on international banks and the global monetary system, and the most recent on U.S. pension funds and the ownership of U.S. corporations, titled, “The Rise of Fiduciary Capitalism: How Institutional Investors Can Make Corporations More Democratic,” published by the University of Pennsylvania Press in 2000. Additionally, he is the author of numerous articles on a range of topics including corporate governance, the international monetary and financial system, and environmental issues.
He received his BA from the University of Wisconsin, MA from the University of California, Berkeley, and Ph.D. from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
Nell Minow, Governance Expert and Huffington Post Columnist
Ms. Minow previously served as general counsel and then president of Institutional Shareholder Services. She is co-author with Robert A.G. Monks of three books, including five editions of the leading textbook on corporate governance. She taught MBA students at George Mason University for five years.
In 2008, she received the highest award in the field from the International Corporate Governance Network and in 2013 was given the Lifetime Achievement Award from Corporate Secretary magazine.
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