Dhaval Patel is a managing director and an equity research analyst for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Patel is responsible for following the U.S. and European Commodity and Specialty Chemicals sectors, the Ag / Fertilizer sector, and the US and European Packaging sectors. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2008.
Mr. Patel has over 10 years of industry experience, including analyst positions at Lehman Brothers, Dawson-Herman Capital Management, and Columbus Hill Capital Management.
Mr. Patel holds a B.S. in Finance, a B.S. in Mathematics/Statistics and a B.A. in Psychology from Rutgers University.