Curriculum Vita

EDUCATION

PhD: Ivey Business School, Western University (f/k/a U. Western Ontario),  2008
MBA: UCLA, Anderson School,  1996
BA: Colorado College, Economics,  1990

POSITIONS HELD

ACADEMIC

U. of Florida (Warrington),  Visiting Associate Professor, Finance 2015 – 2016
U. of Washington (Foster), Visiting Scholar, Finance 2014 – 2015
Pacific Lutheran U. School of Business, 
Associate Professor, Finance (tenured 2013), 2009 – 2015
Faculty Director, MSF Program, 2011 – 2013
Dwight Zulauf Alumni Chair, 2008 – 2009
Ivey Business School, Western U.,
Faculty Researcher, Centre for Engaging Emerging Markets, 2009+
Visiting Scholar (summer, 2011
Adjunct Professor (MBA), 2005 – 2007
PhD Research Assistant, 2003 – 2007
UCLA (Anderson), MBA Teaching Assistant, 1995 – 1996

PROFESSIONAL

General Partner – Novus Ordo Capital, Ltd., Managing Director – The Upshot Group, 2001 – 2013
Vice President – M&A, Internet/New Media Group Head, Robertson Stephens Investment Bankers, 1998 – 2002
Associate Vice President – Strategy, Partnerships & Acquisitions, BCE Emergis (Bell Canada), 1998
Senior Associate – Strategy Consulting Group, A.T. Kearney, Inc., 1995 – 1998
Senior Consultant – Management Consulting Practice, Accenture, 1991 – 1994

BOARDS

Tacoma Employee Retirement System (Pension Fund) – Investment Advisory Committee (~$1.5B), 2009+
Helix Commerce International, Inc. – Advisory Board of Directors, 2001 – 2009
CQUAY Technologies, Inc. – Board of Directors, 2001 – 2008
Crystal Asset Management, LLC – Advisory Board of Directors, 1999 – 2003

RESEARCH (Selected)

PEER-REVIEWED (PUBLISHED/POST-FIRST REVIEW)

Boeh, K.K., & Dunbar, C. (forthcoming): “Deal flow and the pricing of IPOs”, Journal of Financial Economics.

Boeh, K.K., & Beamish, P.W. (2015): “The liability of distance in the investments of multinationals”, Asian Business & Management, 14: 171-193.

Boeh, K.K., & Dunbar, C. (2014): “IPO waves and the issuance process”, Journal of Corporate Finance, 25: 455-473.

Boeh, K.K., & Beamish, P.W. (2012): “Travel time and the liability of distance in foreign direct investment: Location choice and entry mode”, Journal of International Business Studies, 42(5): 525-535.

Boeh, K.K., & Beamish, P.W. (2011): “Connecting flights: the time sink that kills profits”, Harvard Business Review, December 2011, p. 30.

Boeh, K.K., & Southam, C. (2011): “Impact of initial public offering coalition on deal completion”, Venture Capital, 13(4): 313-336.

Boeh, K.K. (2011): “Contracting costs and information asymmetry reduction in cross-border M&A”, Journal of Management Studies, 48(3): 568-590.

Boeh, K.K., & Beamish, P.W. (2008): Mergers & acquisitions: Text & cases, South Asian Edition, Sage Pubs., Thousand Oaks.

Boeh, K.K. (2008): “Travel time and the liability of distance in foreign direct investment”, (Ph.D.) dissertation.

Boeh, K.K., & Beamish, P.W. (2007): Mergers & acquisitions: Text & cases, Sage Pubs., Thousand Oaks.

Boeh, K.K. (1990): “South Africa: The case against disinvestment”, (B.A.) dissertation.

TEACHING

COURSES

Financial Econometrics (MSF 505). 
Advanced Corporate Finance (MSF 536).
Corporate Finance (MBA 517).
Financial Investments (MBA 535).
Empirical Finance (Financial Econometrics) (BBA 438).
Financial Analysis & Strategy (BBA 437).
Entrepreneurial & Privately Held Firm Finance (BBA 430).
Financial Investments (BBA 335).
Intermediate Corporate Finance (MBA 515, Seattle U).
International Issues in Business: Cross-Border Finance and Strategy (MBA, Ivey Business School).
International Issues in Business: Cross-Border M&A (MBA, Ivey Business School).
Corporate Strategy (teaching assistant) (MBA, UCLA).