Cedric L. Mbanga
Director Of Finance
Cedric is responsible for planning, directing and controlling financial, human resources and administrative functions for BAU R&D by following all instituted policies and procedures. Major functions for BAU R&D include creating the budget; financial analysis and preparing financial reports; developing and implementing an effective system of accounting; maintaining accurate and current bylaw records.
He is currently a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Finance student at Louisiana Tech University. He graduated with a Master of Science Degree from the University of Douala and obtained an MBA in Management and Finance from New Mexico Highlands University.
He has worked as a Business Analyst, Investment Research and he has taught and tutored – Quantitative Methods, Statistics, Managerial Finance, Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis amongst other roles in both Academia and the private sectors. He continues to seek ways to improve learning for students and this is reflected in his previous projects.
His specialties include
– Time Series Analysis, Longitudinal Analysis, Causal Analysis, Factor Models, Due Diligence
– Programming experience in SAS, Matlab, Stata, R
– Proficient in RiskMetrics, Bloomberg, CRSP, Research Insight