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
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2014 - Present BI Norwegian Business School PhD Candidate