B.S. Accounting, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
MBA/MSF, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
Ph.D. Financial Economics, University of New Orleans, LA
Phone: (978) 837-5481
Recent Publications and Professional Experience
Shareholder-Rights Protection and Firm Performance: Evidence from Equity Carve-outs.
Board Structure and Firm Performance: The Case of Equity Carve-outs.
Ownership Structure and Firm Performance in Equity Carve-outs: An Empirical Analysis.
Corporate Governance and the Financial Life-Cycle Theory of Dividends: An Empirical Analysis.
Andrew Mulindwa Kayanga, (2010). Shareholder-Rights Protection and Firm Performance: Evidence from Equity Carve-outs. Midwest Finance Association (MFA), Las Vegas, NV- February 2010.
Andrew has over 15 years of combined academic and industry experience. Inspired by his passion for applying academic research to practical investment solutions Andrew co-founded Cognis Group LLC, in 2011 - a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) with the State of Massachusetts that provides retirement consulting and lifetime income solutions to plan sponsors and participants. Andrew is also a CFA Charterholder and a Certified Risk Manager (FRM).
He is a member of the CFA Institute, Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), Financial Planning Association (FPA), Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA), American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA), National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA), and the Boston Security Analysts Society (BSAS).