Mireia Gine

Associate Professor of Finance, IESE Business School & Director at WRDS, The Wharton School at University Of Pennsylvania

Mireia Gine is an Associate Professor of Finance at IESE Business School. Her research and teaching focus on corporate finance, and governance. As well, she is interested in the impact of machine learning and AI on how firms operate and, in particular, how it transforms the financial industry. Her recent research explores how common ownership by institutional shareholders may impact the corporate decisions of firms in their portfolio. Her research has been published in the Journal of Finance, Review of Finance, Contemporary Accounting Review, Harvard Business Review among other academic journals, as well as in various media (Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg, BBC). She has received several international prizes such as the Brattle Prize and presented her research at prestigious universities and congresses in finance (WFA, EFA, AFA, NBER, etc.). As well she has an entrepreneurial background. She joined Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) at The Wharton Scool in the early development phase. WRDS has become the main digital platform for financial data and research applications. Currently, WRDS provides services to more than 500 academic and commercial institutions (such as banks and hedge funds) around the world. She oversees the group’s business development in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.