Mendoza School of Business


Walter Clements

Teaching Professor
Finance
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  • Biography
  • Background
  • Awards

Walter Clements is Associate Dean of Executive Education, and a Teaching Professor at the University of Notre Dame, specializing in Finance for Mendoza's Undergraduate, full-time MBA, Executive MBA, Master of Science in Finance, and Master of Science in Management Programs. Walt also serves as Independent Board Director for BP Midstream Partners LP, a publicly-traded energy firm. He advises inventors in their quest to get their ideas to market, and has served as President of an Industry Marketing Association.

Walt joined Mendoza in 2012 after teaching at Indiana University for 2 years. Walt has 27 years of international business experience with BP plc prior to teaching, most recently as CEO and Chairman of Aral AG, a subsidiary of BP and Germany’s market-leading fuels and convenience store company.

Walt served on Boards of two International College Preparatory Schools in Europe, and enjoys helping people develop and realize their aspirations.

Education
MBA, University of Chicago's Booth School of Business
BS, Indiana University's Kelley School of Business

Areas of Expertise
Finance
Management and Leadership
Marketing
International Business
Entrepreneurship

Teaching
Advanced Corporate Finance
Working Capital Management & Short-Term Finance
Working Capital Management and Short-Term Finance
Working Capital Management
"Master of Science in Management Outstanding Professor Award from, Class of 2016", Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame, Class of 2016, 2016

"Leo Burke Outstanding Teacher Award from ND's Chicago EMBA Class of 2012", University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business, Leo Burke, 2012

"Teaching Excellence Award from Indiana University's Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity", Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity at Indiana University, 2012

"Top 100 most important and influential business leaders in Germany's Ruhrgebiet Region", Wirtschafts magazine, 2007