Faculty

An ideal combination of distinguished academics and seasoned compliance and regulatory professionals has developed the curriculum and will be teaching the classes, enriched by guest speakers from relevant industries. These include the following:

[John James]   John James
John Alan (Jack) James, a recognized authority on corporate governance and regulatory affairs and compliance, joined the Lubin faculty after over 40 years as a management consultant, senior corporate executive and being employed in government service with the state of Connecticut. He was appointed by the Governor and approved by both the Senate and House of the State of Connecticut as Director, International Business & Economic Development. James received his education at Northwestern University and The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. At Lubin, he created the first graduate level course in comparative corporate governance systems and teaches a course focusing on regulatory strategies. James also created the first texts in English on Corporate Governance in the 12 Member States of the European Union.
[Robert J. Chersi]   Robert J. Chersi
Robert J. (Bob) Chersi is an accomplished corporate financial and risk executive, whose thirty-year career has encompassed senior governance roles in organizations that were publicly and privately held, diversified as to business lines, and U.S. domestic and global in focus. Bob retired in 2012 as CFO and Member of the Executive Committee of Fidelity Investments. Prior to Fidelity, Bob was a Member of the Group Managing Board of UBS AG, and he started his career as a CPA with KPMG. He is a graduate of Pace University. Bob is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors. His prior board mandates have included Chairman as well as Audit and Risk Committee roles, and have encompassed a $20 billion FDIC regulated bank, a SEC registrant investing in technology and biotechnology companies, and several civic boards. He has also served as a Panelist for the New York Stock Exchange's Hearing Board.
[Edwin Lewis]   Edwin Lewis
Edwin (Ned) Lewis, is program legal advisor and a recognized legal authority on regulatory law and compliance regulations. He has wide experience as VP Chief Legal Counsel, VP Chief Compliance Officer, President and Member of the Board, Atlantic Legal Foundation.