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Dr Konstantinos Vergos

  • Qualifications: PhD (Finance) MA, BSc/BA PGCE
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Richmond Building Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE
  • Telephone: 02392844157
  • Email: konstantinos.vergos@port.ac.uk
  • Department: Economics and Finance
  • Faculty: Portsmouth Business School

Biography

Konstantinos Vergos is a Senior Lecturer in University of Portsmouth, having previously taught Financial Analysis, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Financial Management at a postgraduate level in the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, Managerial Economics in University of Kentucky, Financial Analysis in University of Torun, Poland, Risk Management for Financial Institution in National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, Financial Management, Financial Engineering and Multinational Companies Management for Doctorate candidates in the European University, Business Cycles and Financial Cycles in the Open University of Cyprus , while also taught Finance, Company Valuation and Financial Derivatives to candidates for the analyst professional certifications CIIA and CEFA. Konstantinos has more than 20 yrs of working experience, including a 14 year managerial experience in Banking/Brokerage sector, being a Director or Head of the Analysis & Corporate Department of four companies in brokerage/banking. He had been responsible for the management of funds of investment companies, and being a member of the Investment Committee of Brokerage companies. He is a certified analyst and has a systematic presence for the last 20 years in the Greek media and globally (Bloomberg, Reuters, Times etc.) as an expert in company valuation, capital markets and financial policy issues. Konstantinos has been Chairman of the Hellenic Association of Certified Stockmarket Analysts (HACSA), member of EFFAS from 2002 to 2010, and a member of BoD of HACSA since 2010. He is also a member of the Financial Management Association since 1995. He has award by the Institute of Management (UK).

Teaching Responsibilities

Teaching and assessment of units at levels 1-M in Courses: Corporate Finance, Company Valuation, Portfolio Analysis, Modern Portfolio Theory, Fixed Income, Business Finance, Toolbox for Finance Professionals, Enterprise Finance, Independent Project Has been Unit. Coordinator of units: Corporate Finance, Portfolio Analysis, Toolbox for Finance Professionals, Company Valuation and Bloomberg applications. Supervisor of PhD, MSc, BSc candidates, Development of CFA curriculum and Bloomberg Applications in A&FM Dept. PhD Students currently supervised : Hatem Elfeituri, Christianna Chimonaki, Yousuf Al Awfi, Hui Zhi.

Research

Company Valuation, Stock Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Options, Credit Risk, ESG (Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance issues), and Announcement Studies.

Consulting & Funded Research

• Fourteen (14) years of Consultancy experience in the areas of IPOs, Corporate restructuring, Evaluations, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As), financial consulting.
• Funded Academic Research projects : ‘’Sovereign Credit Default Swaps Interventions and Credit Market Disruptions during the Financial Crisis’’ (with N. Paltalidis and R. Gizys).

Links

http://port.academia.edu/KonstantinosVergos
http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Konstantinos_Vergos
http://scholar.google.co.uk/citations?user=YoKHnFQAAAAJ&hl=en
http://eprints.port.ac.uk/view/local_creators/88.html

Editorial Board of Scientific Journals

Member of the Editorial Board, International Journal of Marketing Issues and Trade Policy. Member of the Editorial Board, International Journal of Trade in Services.

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