Dr Paul Geertsema

BAcc, BSc Comp Sci, CA (NZ), MCSD, MBA, MMgt (Econ), PhD Finance

Biography

Prior to his return to academia Paul worked at Barclays Capital as a derivatives trader in Hong Kong and as a sell-side research analyst in London. Before that he held positions at Credit Suisse, Citibank and Audit New Zealand. 

Paul holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Stellenbosch University, a B.Sc. Computer Science degree from the University of Auckland, an MBA from London Business School, a Master of Management (Economics) from Massey University and a PhD in Finance from the University of Auckland. He is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Research | Current

Paul's research interests include return predictability, asset pricing and the application of machine learning to problems in finance.

Teaching | Current

FINANCE 361: Modern Investment Theory and Management (2014 – current).

FINANCE 781: Financial Machine Learning (2019, post-graduate)

FINANCE 261: Introduction to Investments (2018)

FINANCE 383: Banking and Financial Institutions (2015).

FINANCE 701: Research Methods in Finance (2018, post-graduate)

FINANCE 762: Risk Management (2015 – 2017, post-graduate)

Postgraduate supervision

Currently supervising 4 PhD students and a number of honours and masters students.

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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Primary office location

OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 5, Room 575
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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