March 2023

Ed Shapiro Honored with Distinguished Alumni Award

Following a storied investment management career, Ed Shapiro (’90) is now dedicated full time to philanthropic efforts focusing on aid to refugees and education. Ed is the 2024 recipient of Anderson’s highest alumni honor, the John E. Anderson Distinguished Alumni Award.

An Alternative Path to Entrepreneurship

For Kent Weaver (’99), a class taught by Professor Al Osborne altered his career path. Since graduation, he has invested in, grown, and sold various companies. Kent now teaches the popular entrepreneurial acquisition course, helping to inspire the next generation of aspiring entrepreneurs much like his mentor did.

The People Behind the Numbers

Throughout her 30-year career at global investment firm Payden & Rygel, Asha Joshi (’85) has brought to the table her personal philosophy that there are always people behind the numbers — and they are a critical piece of the equation. Asha believes that business should be about more than the bottom line.

Latest in Anderson Faculty Research

Environmental Social and Governance Reporting

Learn about the foundational Environmental Social and Governance Reporting (ESG) metrics in the next Anderson Lifelong Learning session. Professor Magali Delmas will discuss how to disclose and infuse sustainability within the company culture and leadership.