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Haran Segram

Haran Segram

Joined Stern 2009

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street,
New York, NY 10012

E-mail hsegram@stern.nyu.edu


Haran Segram joined New York University Stern School of Business as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance in January 2009 and became a Clinical Assistant Professor of Finance in September 2016.

He teaches courses in the Foundations of Finance and Valuation. Professor Segram’s research focuses on the application of advanced discrete choice and probability modeling in analysis and explanation of credit risk.

Professor Segram was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School, where he taught Valuation and Capital Markets & Investments.

Professor Segram is also the Founder and CEO of Haran Business Valuation Advisors, LLC. This company provides full service Business Valuation Advisory for both Public and Private Companies. The firm works closely with senior management of the clients focusing on valuation, mergers and acquisitions, strategic partnerships and potential sale of the business.

He has previously worked as a business analyst for a global consulting group and as an investment analyst for a mutual fund.

Professor Segram received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Sydney.

Research Interests

  • Balance Sheet Optimization
  • Business Valuation
  • Credit Risk
  • Corporate Finance
  • Discrete Choice / Probability Modeling

Courses Taught

  • Foundations of Finance (Investments)
  • Valuation

Academic Background

The University of Sydney

Awards & Appointments

The Best Paper Award in Economics and Finance World Business and Social Science Research Conference, Paris, France 2014
Invited by National Public Radio (NPR) to discuss “IPO Investment Climate”  
Invited by “Seeking Alpha” to contribute a thought piece for over 4 million investors  
Invited to collaborate on Bloomberg CFA Level I prep course  
Invited to conduct a “Valuation Bootcamp” by Langone Stern Investment Club  
Oversight Committee member of the Stern Investment Analysis Group (IAG) -undergraduate  

Selected Publications

Haran Segram (2013)
A Mixed Ordered Probit Analysis of Corporate Credit Ratings

Areas of Expertise


  • Corporate Finance
  • Credit Risk/Default Risk
  • Valuation