Assaf Hamdani is currently a Professor of Law at Tel Aviv University and a member of the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI). Professor Hamdani was previously the Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz Professor of Corporate Law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has been a Visiting Professor at Columbia Law School, the University of Berkeley Law School, Harvard Law School, and the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
His research areas are corporate law, corporate governance, and securities regulation. His work has been published in law reviews, including the Yale Law Journal, California Law Review, Columbia Law Review, and Stanford Law Review and peer-reviewed journals, such as the Review of Finance. He chaired Israel’s Committee on Institutional Investors and Capital Markets and served as a member of Israel’s Securities Authority, and as an advisor to Israel’s Committee on Institutional Investors’ Investment in Corporate Bonds.