Pablo de Andrés (Ph.D., University of Valladolid, 1995) is a Professor of Finance, and the Head of the Finance Department at the Autonomous University of Madrid. He is also a Research Member of the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) and has been Visiting Researcher at Harvard University in 2009 and Visiting Scholar at the Cass Business School (City University London) between 2012 and 2014. He has been in charge of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting (2010-2016) as an executive editor and of the National Plan of Research, Development and Innovation in the field of Economics (2012-2015).
His interest in corporate governance started early in his career, as he was awarded the European Investment Bank Prize for young researchers (1997) for his work "Financial system models, corporate governance and capital investment in OECD countries: Some stylized facts”. He also focused his research on the analysis of financial decisions and real options. Since then, he has published his research in international Journals, like the Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, or Business Research Quarterly, among others.
In the last years, he is specially interested in the interplay between corporate governance, finance and technology. He set up a lab with the startup Collisio Technologies, where a multidisciplinary team researches on the financing strategies through digital channels and assets.