Henri Servaes is Professor of Finance at London Business School.
He holds a BBA from European University and a MSIA and PhD in
finance from Purdue University.
His areas of interest include corporate control, corporate diversification,
initial public offerings, capital structure, and mutual funds.
He has published articles on these topics in all the leading finance
journals, including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial
Economics, and the Review of Financial Studies.
He serves as an associate editor of the Journal of Finance, Financial
Management and a number of other finance journals. His work has
been presented at all major international finance conferences
and at more than 50 universities worldwide.
He has had previous appointments at the University of Chicago,
the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), Duke University,
and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and taught
in MBA programs in Russia and the Czech Republic, and in doctoral
programs in Belgium and Switzerland.
He has been involved in consulting and executive education for
Anglo American plc, the Chase Manhattan Bank, Deutsche Bank AG,
The Financial Times (Lex Team), First Union Corporation, PriceWaterhouseCoopers,
SG Hambros, and Suez, SA, among others. At London Business School,
he teaches corporate finance in the Masters in Finance Programme,
the Senior Executive Programme, and the Corporate Finance Evening