Alicia Ogawa is consultant to a NYC-based macro investment fund, and a Director of the Project on Corporate Governance and Stewardship at the Columbia Business School’s Center on Japanese Economy and Business. She is also an adjunct associate professor at the Columbia University School of International Affairs. Until 2006 she was Managing Director at Lehman Brothers, where she was responsible for managing the firm’s global equity research product. Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Ms. 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. Prior to moving to Japan, she worked as a Research Assistant to the Japanese Ministry of International Trade and Industry on a number of U.S.-Japan trade negotiations. She has served on several nonprofit and financial firm boards, and is currently a member of the board of directors of The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, a director of funds at Misaki Capital, a member of the finance committee of the Association of Asian Studies, and is a member of the President’s Circle of the All Stars Project, a development program for inner city students. In 2006, she was inducted into the Academy of Women Achievers. She graduated from Barnard College and earned a master’s degree in international affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. Ogawa is a member of the International Corporate Governance Network.