The Masters in Finance programs offer you an integrated finance education that covers the most diverse and up to date information on the finance industry and functional area.
Getting a PhD appeared to be the best way to acquire the methodological training I needed to investigate the topics I was interested in.
I chose IE because it seemed to offer the perfect mix: a rigorous program, potential collaborations with outstanding faculty members and support to attend the best conferences, but also the warm atmosphere and the kind support of a “family-like” Phd Office.
And being located in the city center of Madrid wasn’t a disadvantage of the program either.
After graduating, I plan to stay in academia. It’s a unique experience to enjoy such freedom, to confront oneself to so many intellectual challenges, to work and become friend with colleagues from all over the world and to get a chance to make a contribution at the same time.
In term of research, my dissertation will focus on the impact of political risk on multinational companies’ strategies and performance. But I am also working on projects in Corporate Governance, and I am particularly interested in minority shareholders’ expropriation and state-ownership consequences.