Akash Chattopadhyay is a doctoral student in the Accounting and Management unit at HBS. His primary research interest lies in studying how capital market incentives affect financial and non-financial disclosures of firms. He is also interested in studying how different financial intermediaries process financial information.
Akash completed a Bachelors (with honors) in Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University in Kolkata, India. He also earned a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta where he was awarded the Directors Gold medal for graduating at the top of his class. Prior to joining HBS, Akash spent three years working as an equity analyst with Merrill Lynch and with IIFL Capital in Mumbai, India.