Andrew Ainslie, Ph.D.
Born in South Africa, Andrew is the Dean of the University of Rochester Simon Business School. Previously, Andrew was Senior Associate Dean at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, where he also served as a marketing professor for more than ten years. Before that he was on the faculty of the Cornell University Johnson Graduate School of Management. Prior to his academic career, Andrew had a ten year career in business in South Africa.
Andrew received an M.B.A. from the University of Cape Town and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago Booth. His academic interests are in economic and statistical models in consumer behavior and in direct marketing. Andrew joined the South Africa Partners’ Board of Directors in 2015.