Alicia Ogawa is Senior Advisor at the Center on Japanese Economy and Business at Columbia Business School. Until 2006 she was Managing Director at Lehman Brothers, where she was responsible for managing the firm’s global equity research. She is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.
Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Professor Ogawa spent fifteen years in Tokyo, where she was a top-rated bank analyst and Director of Research for Nikko Salomon Smith Barney, having managed the original Salomon Brothers Research Department through three mergers. She is a member of the board of directors of the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation and is a member of the President’s Circle of the All Stars Project, a development program for poor and minority young people. She graduated from Barnard College and earned a master’s degree in international affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.