Juha Joenväärä

Assistant Professor at University of Oulu

Juha Joenväärä is Assistant Professor at the University of Oulu. He conducts research on asset management firms' role in the financial system. Juha received his master's degree in finance with highest honours from University of Oulu in 2005. He earned his PhD in finance from the Finnish Graduate School of Finance in 2010. His PhD dissertation Essays on Hedge Fund Performance and Risk received the best dissertation award from the OP-Pohjola Research Foundation. His work has been presented in top conferences such as EFA. Juha is a Visiting Researcher at Imperial College's Centre for Hedge Fund Research. Currently, Juha works with a 3-year project: "Institutional Investors, Derivatives and Financial Regulation" funded by the Academy of Finland.