Sandeep Devanatha Pillai

PhD Candidate in Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship

M.B.A., University of Toronto, Canada; M.E., University of Waterloo, Canada; B.H., University of Waterloo, Canada

Sandeep Devanatha Pillai began the program in Fall 2014. His research interests include exploring mechanisms that operate during the nascent stages of industry. He currently focuses on employing historical methods and quantitative analysis to explore the evolution of the nascent U.S. automobile industry (1896-1923) using hand-collected data from paper archives housed at the major automotive history museums.