Vikram Mansharamani

Lecturer, Programme on Ethics, Politics, & Economics
Senior Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School

Vikram Mansharamani specialises in financial bubbles and business ethics. He is the author of BOOMBUSTOLOGY: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst. For the past twenty years, he has been an active participant in financial markets and has held positions in management consulting, investment banking, and asset management.

Mansharamani serves on the Board of Directors of the Africa Opportunity Fund and is Chairman of the Torit Montessori School in Boston. Previously, he served as director of the U.S.-Pakistan Business Council, Interelate Inc., and ManagedOps Inc. He is a regular commentator in the business and news media, and has written for The New York Times, Bloomberg, CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Forbes, The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, the Harvard Business Review, and YaleGlobal.

Mansharamani received his Ph.D. and M.S. from the Sloan School of Management at MIT, his M.S. in Political Science from MIT, and a B.A. from Yale.