Yash Risbud

Yash Risbud, EE’92, MEE’94

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Nominating Committee


Yash Risbud was appointed Managing Director of the C.V. Starr Research Foundation at The Cooper Union in 2008. He has a been a member of The Cooper Union faculty since 1997 as Adjunct professor of Electrical Engineering. Prior to teaching at The Cooper Union, he held senior positions in management and technology serving clients including Accenture, Goldman Sachs, BOA/Merrill Lynch, Merck/Medco, American Airlines, and EMI Music Publishing. He has been elected or appointed to several posts in the Cooper Union Alumni Association, including Vice-president of Membership, Vice-president Faculty Liaison, Secretary/Treasurer, Annual Fund Chair, Phonathon Chair, Young Alumni Committee Chair, and Executive Committee member for eight years. He received the Young Alumnus of the Year Award in 2003.