HEC Paris
Associate Professor, Finance

Evren Örs is an Associate Professor in the Finance Department of HEC Paris. He has obtained his Ph.D. from Boston College in 1999. His main research areas are financial institutions and corporate finance. His current research projects include the impact of banking deregulation on trade, the effects of banking integration on industry growth and M&A activity, the impact of regulation on key employee compensation. He has papers accepted in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Money Credit and Banking, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, among other publications. Since September 2015 Evren is the HEC Paris Finance Department''s Coordinator. Since December 2015 he is the Academic Director of the HEC Paris Executive Master in Finance. He teaches introductory finance classes at the master''s and executive master''s levels.


  • 1999 Ph.D. in Finance, Carroll School of Management - Boston College, USA.
  • 1994 M.S. in Finance, Carroll School of Management - Boston College, USA.
  • 1992 Master of Business Administration, Middle East Technical University (M.E.T.U.), Turkey.
  • 1988 B.S. in Mechanical Eng., Middle East Technical University (M.E.T.U.), Turkey.

Academic responsibilities at HEC

  • 2015- Academic Director, Executive Master in Finance.
  • 2015- Department Head, Finance.
  • 2011-2012 EMBA Course Leader for Financial Markets.
  • 2011-2012 Scientific Co-Director of CESA Finance.
  • 2011-2012 Scientific Co-Director of Executive Master Gestion Financière.
  • 2009- Associate Professor.
  • 2004- Member of GREGHEC (CNRS).
  • 2003-2008 Assistant Professor.

External academic responsibilities

  • 1999-2003 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Finance, SIUC.
  • 1998-1999 Instructor, Dept. of Finance, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (SIUC)..

Read about executive education

Other experts

  Biography Reza Ahmadi is a professor of decisions, operations and technology management. His research focuses on a range of topics, including product design and development and supply chain management. His research on pricing and contracting issues in the presence of gray markets was one of the...
JD, University of San Francisco; MBA, University of Pennsylvania; BS, UC-Berkeley Lloyd Levitin is an expert in utility diversification, having been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Pacific Enterprises (now Sempra Energy), a Fortune 500 diversified energy utility. He has ...
Areas of expertise Innovation Adoption E-business Technology Management Management of Information Systems Biography Jie Yan is an associate professor of technology management at Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM), France.  He received both his Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering and Maste...