Dr. Vanderpal is a passionate business professional leading successful economic analysis through development, oversight, & risk management. He has 25 years of financial industry and business experience. He spent 10 years working up and through multiple promotions with two large multinational and global financial firms, he founded and built a financial service firm and a fashion label. He has extensive business experience, including many successes and some failures along the way, providing hands-on, practical knowledge and application of the material.

Dr. Vanderpal qualifications include a Doctorate degree in Finance and Business and a Post-Doc in Global Leadership. Some of Dr. Vanderpal's certifications are Certified Financial Planner, Certified Treasury Professional, Project Management Professional, and Chartered Life Underwriter certifications.

In online learning environment, Dr. Vanderpal try to maintain a very lively and interactive classroom. For Dr. Vanderpal, teaching is not about lecturing to students; it is about presenting theories, concepts, and empirical material to students. In this way, students can integrate the information into their own life experiences.

Post-Doctorate of Management, Concentration: Global Leadership | Colorado Technical University | 2014
Doctorate of Business Administration in Finance (Honors) | Nova Southeastern University | 2006
Master of Business Administration | Webster University | 1997
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration | Columbia College
Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP® since 2001 )
Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU since 2002)
Certified Treasury Professional (CTP since 2005)
Project Management Professional (PMP® since 2020)
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Level II Candidate

  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Management