Darren Aiello

Darren Aiello, Doctoral Student Fellow for the Ziman Center's UCLA Gilbert Program in Real Estate, Finance and Urban Economics, is a Ph.D. candidate at the UCLA Anderson School of Management in the Finance Area. Darren's research interests include Empirical Corporate Finance, Securitization, and Real Estate Finance. Prior to starting his Ph.D., he spent eight years in various analytical and managerial roles at one of the largest issuers and master servicers of Private Label Mortgage Backed Securities in the United States.

Darren received an MBA in Finance from UCLA Anderson in 2014 and a BS in Business Administration and a BA in Economics in 2006, both from Pepperdine University.