Faculty Profile

Irena Kustec

Visiting phd candidate - Department of Finance


I started a PhD in finance at BI Norwegian Business School in August 2014. I hold a Master of Science Degree in Financial Economics, also from BI, and a Bachelor Degree in financial mathematics from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Research areas
My research interests lie in empirical corporate finance and governance. Currently I am working on projects focusing on generational ownership transitions in Norwegian private family firms.
Teaching areas
I am an active teaching assistant for two master-level courses: Multinational Corporate Finance and Advanced Corporate Finance.
Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2013 Handelshøyskolen BI Master of Science
2013 Handelshøyskolen BI Master of Science
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2014 - Present BI Norwegian Business School PhD Candidate