Nikolai Caswell is a Director with Navigant Economics. He has more than 14 years of experience in litigation support and economic research engagements on behalf of law firms, corporations, financial institutions, and government agencies. In addition to developing insights into complex problems related to economic damages stemming from potential securities fraud violation claims, Nikolai has worked on some of the world’s largest structured finance disputes stemming from to the recent global financial crisis and designed and executed the analysis of large datasets in a number of engagements. Nikolai has also directly assisted counsel in trial testimony preparation for securities and insider trading litigation and multi-million dollar settlement negotiations. He recently coauthored a study on the economic costs of the US class action securities litigation system that was cited by The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, and Forbes.
Nikolai is currently pursuing an MBA in Finance at the University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business. In addition, he holds a Masters in International Political Economy from Brown University and Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Philosophy and Sociology with honors, Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa distinctions, also from Brown University.