Stanford Consulting Group, Inc.

Economic Analysis, Litigation Support, Expert Testimony

Research, analysis and expert testimony in complex business litigation and regulatory proceedings

Zachary Nye, Ph.D., M.Sc.

Zachary Nye, Ph.D. is a Vice President and a financial economist at SCG. Dr. Nye has served as an expert witness in matters involving business valuation, securities litigation, intellectual property disputes, and general damages. Subjects of his research include the market efficiency of underlying and derivative securities, volatility forecasting, risk management, financial econometrics, valuation and corporate finance. Dr. Nye has teaching experience in Corporate Finance, Investments and Risk Management at the M.B.A. level.

Representative Cases

  • El Paso Pipeline Partners, L.P. Derivative Litigation
  • City of Austin Police Retirement System et al. v. Kinross Gold Corporation et al.
  • Heckmann Corporation Securities Litigation
  • Kalitta Air, LLC v. Central Texas Airborne Systems, Inc.
  • Merck & Co., Inc. Securities Litigation
  • IndyMac Bancorp, Inc. Securities Litigation


  • University of California, Irvine, Ph.D. in Finance
  • London Business School, M.Sc. in Finance
  • Princeton University, A.B. in Economics


  • University of California, Irvine, M.B.A. Program, Corporate Finance
  • University of California, Irvine, M.B.A. Program, Investments
  • University of California, Irvine, M.B.A. Program, Risk Management
Zachary Nye