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Strategic Financial Management


Meet Your Instructors

Our instructors have a wealth of experience in the financial industry and business world that they are eager to share with you.

George Dan, Financial Management and Decision-Making instructor

George Dan, MBA

Co-Founder and COO, User Nudge, Inc.

George Dan co-founded the startup User Nudge, Inc., after a lifelong journey to understand the way people make decisions. Using behavioral science, the company focuses on how those using online interfaces make decisions. Prior to founding his startup, Dan worked as the Head of Operations Analytics...

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Lara Kattan, Financial Management and Decision-Making instructor

Lara Kattan, MPP

Data Science Educator and Curriculum Writer

Lara Kattan teaches for the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and data science learning platforms. Previously, she was a consultant at McKinsey and EY. She has an MPP with a concentration in econometrics from UChicago.


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Borislava Karageorgieva, Financial Management and Decision-Making instructor

Borislava Karageorgieva, CFA, MBA, PAHM

Senior Finance Professional and Instructor at the University of...

Borislava Karageorgieva is a corporate finance expert with experience in financial compliance and regulatory analysis, mergers and acquisitions, angel investing and entrepreneurship, and board governance. She has worked both in early-stage and in mature companies, and internationally.


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Sebastien Donadio

Sebastien Donadio, PhD

Chief Technology Officer, TradAir

Sebastien Donation has nearly two decades of experience in the fields of high-performance computing, software design and development, and financial computing. Currently an architect in Bloomberg Office of the CTO, he has a wide variety of professional experience, including serving as CTO of a FX...

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