Riya Chajed

Riya J. Chajed

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Riya Jain Chajed is a contemporary expert in developmental finance. She works with Generate Capital Inc., a financial services company broadly focused on investments in clean tech & sustainable infrastructure.

Professor Chajed has extensively worked with an array of non-banking financial institutions (such as manufacturing, retail, and logistics companies) on value-based addition models to provide operational & financial solutions.

While she has broad experience in strategic modeling, financial tool development, budgeting and variance analysis, financial modeling and reporting, quality control procedures and implementation, project finance and management, and due diligence and risk advisory, Professor Chajed’s main proficiency lies in fraud accounting and forensic investigation into white collar crimes. Her current projects in practical research include identifying an approach to unlock the energy industry through business model modernization and innovative finance.


  • Finance


  • MS, Financial Analysis, University of San Francisco
  • MBA, Amity Business School
  • B.Com, Accounting & Finance, University of Mumbai

Prior Experience

  • Senior Associate, SN&CO
  • Article Associate, SN&CO
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, USF Energy Systems Management