Mr. Kothari is Gordon Y Billard Professor of Accounting and Finance at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. With close to two decades at the institute, Mr. Kothari recently completed a six-year stint as Deputy Dean at the Sloan School of Management. In 2014, Mr. Kothari was a recipient of the American Accounting Association’s (AAA) Notable Contributions to the Accounting Literature award. He has consulted with many large corporations, including leading U.S. and international banks and asset management companies, Australian television broadcast corporations, US steel companies, E&Y, KPMG, PriceWaterhouse Coopers, and the U.S. Department of Justice.
Mr. Kothari currently serves on the Board of BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) and FIA Global. He is an expert on economic policy issues in India.