- Rajesh Vijayaraghavan
- University of British Columbia, Columbia Sauder School of Business, Vancouver
- Assistant Professor of Accounting
Rajesh Vijayaraghavan is an assistant professor of accounting at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business, Vancouver, Canada. His research focuses on risk management, financial reporting and corporate governance with a special interest in understanding financial institutions. He is also interested in the application of machine learning and artificial intelligence for questions relevant to banking policy. Prior to his academic career, Rajesh worked in risk management at an investment bank in New York. Rajesh earned his doctorate in accounting and management from Harvard Business School, Boston. His dissertation focused on examining the bank loan loss accounting rules, and the implementation aspects of the current expected credit losses standard. He holds bachelor’s degree in technology from the University of Madras, India and a Master of Science from New York University’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.