Paul Fjeldsted

Senior Lecturer

Department(s):
  • Economics and Finance

Paul Fjeldsted

Education

MBA, Management, Harvard Business School, 1990
BA, Liberal Arts, Utah State University, 1986

Interactions

The Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence Founder's Board
Executive Leadership Speaker - January 14, 2009
Dean's Convocation Speaker - April 23, 2008

Awards

Teacher of the Year - 2015

Biography

Paul B. Fjeldsted, CFA is a Senior Lecturer in the Economics and Finance Department of the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. Paul joined the Huntsman School in 2008 after retiring as a managing director of Citigroup Global Markets Inc. where he was responsible for structuring and trading credit derivatives on the emerging markets of Central and South America.

He started his career in 1986 as an analyst at Citibank in New York City, where he worked for two years prior to attending Harvard Business School. He rejoined Citibank in 1990 in New York and in 1991 became a founding member of Citibank's emerging markets derivatives desk. In 1993, he was hired by Salomon Brothers and, with two other colleagues, was responsible for developing the emerging markets business at Salomon, which was subsequently acquired by Citigroup. Until his retirement, he contributed to the establishment of emerging markets credit trading as a core business franchise for Citigroup. Paul became a CFA charterholder in 2011.

Paul served a full-time mission in the Taiwan Taipei mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1981 to 1983. He graduated from Utah State University with a bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 1986 and from Harvard Business School in 1990. He met his wife Patricia at USU. They have three children. Their oldest daughter Hannah started at USU in 2007.

News Articles

Learning By Doing (Huntsman Alumni Magazine Spring 2014)
NYC Career Exploration Trip Offers Unique Big Apple Insight (The Huntsman Post - October 2013)
Nine Bloomberg Terminals Are Available to Huntsman Students (Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Spring 2013)

Teaching

FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Fall 2020
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2020
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2020
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Spring 2020
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Spring 2020
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2020
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Fall 2019
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2019
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2019
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Spring 2019
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Spring 2019
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2019
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Fall 2018
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2018
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2018
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Spring 2018
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Spring 2018
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2018
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Fall 2017
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2017
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2017
FIN 5000 - Advanced Investment Analysis, Spring 2017
FIN 3200 - Financial Management, Spring 2017
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2017
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2016
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2016
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2016
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2016
PFP 3460 - Fundamentals of Personal Investing, Spring 2016
FIN 4475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2016
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2016
FIN 5300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2015
FIN 4300 - International Finance, Fall 2015
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2015
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2015
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2015
PFP 3460 - Fundamentals of Personal Investing, Spring 2015
FIN 4475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2015
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2015
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Fall 2014
FIN 6300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2014
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2014
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2014
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2014
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2014
PFP 3460 - Fundamentals of Personal Investing, Spring 2014
FIN 4475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2014
FIN 5475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2014
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Fall 2013
FIN 6300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2013
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2013
FIN 5470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2013
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2013
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2013
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2013
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2013
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Spring 2013
PFP 3460 - Fundamentals of Personal Investing, Spring 2013
FIN 4475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2013
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Fall 2012
FIN 6300 - Fixed Income, Fall 2012
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2012
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2012
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2012
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Summer 2012
BUS 2000 - Foundations for International Program, Summer 2012
FIN 6300 - Fixed Income, Spring 2012
BUS 2000 - Foundations for International Program, Spring 2012
PFP 3460 - Fundamentals of Personal Investing, Spring 2012
FIN 4475 - Investing Practicum II, Spring 2012
FIN 3400 - Corporate Finance, Fall 2011
FIN 4410 - Financial Institutions, Fall 2011
FIN 4470 - Investing Practicum I, Fall 2011
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Summer 2011
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Summer 2011
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Summer 2011
FIN 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE, Spring 2011
BUS 2000 - FOUNDATIONS FOR INT'L PROGRAM, Spring 2011
PFP 3460 - FUND OF PRSNL INVEST, Spring 2011
FIN 4475 - INVESTING PRACTICUM II, Spring 2011
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Fall 2010
FIN 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE, Fall 2010
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Summer 2010
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Summer 2010
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Spring 2010
FIN 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE, Spring 2010
PFP 3460 - FUND OF PRSNL INVEST, Spring 2010
BUS 2000 - ORIENT SUMR PRGM SOUTH AMERICA, Spring 2010
FIN 3400 - CORPORATE FINANCE (QI), Fall 2009
FIN 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE, Fall 2009
BA 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE, Spring 2009
BA 4410 - FINANCIAL INSTITUTE , Fall 2008