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Faculty Profile: Edward Bayone

Edward Bayone

Earle W. Kazis Professor of the Practice of Finance and International Real Estate; Director of IBS Curriculum; Chair of the Business Program (undergraduate)

Specializations:
credit risk, leveraged finance, real estate, country risk

Professor Bayone worked for 23 years at BankBoston and its successor firm, FleetBoston Financial, in various senior capacities including Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer, responsible for overseeing U.S. and international lending.

Ed currently serves on the board of IAP Worldwide Services, a leading provider of global-scale logistics, facilities management, and advanced professional and technical services. Ed chairs the Audit Committee and sits on the Goernance Committee.

Ed also serves on the board of Brightwood Capital Advisors which manages several funds that provide credit, particularly senior debt, to small and medium sized businesses.

From 2010-13, Ed served on the Board of Directors of SuperMedia Inc., one of the largest yellow pages directory publishers in the US, until its merger with Dex One to form Dex Media. He chaired the board's Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee and served on the Audit Committee.

From 2006-09, he served on the Board, chaired the Risk Committee, and sat on the Audit Committee of Churchill Financial, a commercial middle market finance and asset management company. He then served as Advisor to the CEO and Board until the company was sold in May 2010 to Olympus Partners.

For 11 years beginning in 2002, Ed served on the Budget & Administration Committee of the Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston, and on its Board of Directors from 2009-12. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Congregation Kadimah-Toras Moshe.

Ed received his BA in history from Queens College and masters degrees from the University of Rochester and Columbia University.

At IBS, the graduate students have voted him "Teacher of the Year" four times.

Ed serves as chair of the undergraduate Business Program and chair of the IBS Curriculum Committee.

Degrees:
Columbia University, M.I.A.
University of Rochester, M.A.
Queens College, City University of New York, B.A.


Awards & Honors:
  • (2010) "Teacher of the Year" at Brandeis University, IBS
  • (2005) "Teacher of the Year" at Brandeis University, IBS
  • (2005) Earle W. Kazis Chair in the Practice of Finance and International Real Estate
  • (2004) "Teacher of the Year" at Brandeis University, IBS
  • (2002) "Teacher of the Year" at Brandeis University, GSIEF