Profiles in "Mergers and Acquisitions" Expertise Area

  • Phil Drake is a Clinical Professor of Accountancy. He has thirty plus years in business management, teaching and research. He serves as the Faculty Director for the Master of Accountancy and Master of Taxation programs.
  • James E. Garrett, Jr., is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Finance in the ASU W. P. Carey School of Business. He has taught at Purdue, Georgia State, William and Mary. He had an earlier career as an electrical engineer.
  • Dr. Bates is Dean’s Council Scholar and Associate Professor of Finance at the W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University. In his current role, Bates also serves as Director of Executive MBA programs for the W. P. Carey school.
  • A native of Surfers Paradise, Australia, Graeme Rankine is associate professor of accounting and academic director of the SABIC Executive MBA (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) Program at Thunderbird School of Global Management.
  • Mark Simonson is a clinical professor of finance. He joined the W. P. Carey School of Business as a visiting assistant professor of finance in 1998.
  • With a background spanning Technology, R&D, Software, Government, and Mass Media; Dalena Kensington is a highly experienced portfolio director, business development, and technology commercialization consultant..