Bruce Greenwald

Bruce Greenwald

Formal First Name
1946 - present

Bruce Greenwald is the Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Finance and Asset Management in the Finance and Economics Division of Columbia Business School and the academic co-director of the Heilbrunn Center for Graham & Dodd Investing. A fixture at Columbia Business School since the early 1990s, Greenwald has been recognized for his outstanding teaching abilities. He has taught the “Value Investing” and “Value Investing with Legends” courses in the MBA program for years. Greenwald has been dubbed as "a guru to Wall Street gurus." He is a known authority on value investing with expertise in the economics of information.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Greenwald has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Columbia University Presidential Teaching Award.

  • He is recognized as one of Columbia's best teachers for maintaining the University’s long standing reputation for educational excellence. 

  • His classes are consistently oversubscribed, with more than 650 students taking his courses every year.

  • His courses include Value Investing, Economics of Strategic Behavior, Globalization of Markets, and Strategic Management of Media.