Dr. Michael Chitavi joined The Citadel faculty in August of 2020. Prior to arriving at The Citadel, he taught finance and accounting courses at the undergraduate and graduate level for several years at multiple universities in the Midwest.
Dr. Chitavi specializes in Asset Pricing and Contemporary Theories of Finance. His areas of research interest include commodity derivatives, microstructure and Fintech (Financial Technology).
Dr. Chitavi previously worked in the Financial Services group of KPMG in Canada, South Africa and Kenya. He also worked in the Alternative Finance sector at the boutique firm Chicago Ventures (Formerly I2A Venture Capital Firm) and Hughes-Co company.
DBA – University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
MBA – Kellogg School of Management
BS – Kenyatta University