PricewaterhouseCoopers Chair of Corporate Finance

Holder: Pablo Fernández

The PricewaterhouseCoopers Chair of Corporate Finance is dedicated to advancing knowledge in areas related to the financial aspects of businesses, including the valuation of companies and their units and the financing of projects.

The chair, created in 1987, seeks to bridge the gap in knowledge and analysis methods used by accountants, economists, lawmakers and academia when looking at concrete questions related to corporate finance, financial institutions and capital markets.

Research areas

  • Company valuations
  • Value creation in companies: Design, analysis and implementation
  • Investment banking, mergers, acquisitions and negotiations

Holder of the Chair

Pablo Fernández is a professor of Financial Management. A widely published author, he received his PhD and MA in Business Economics from Harvard University, and his MBA from IESE.