Professor Dimitris Andriosopoulos

Accounting and Finance

Personal statement

I joined the University of Strathclyde as a Lecturer in 2013 and became Professor in 2018. My office is in the Stenhouse Wing of Strathclyde Business School - room SW323. 

I am the director of Strathclyde University's MSc Investment and Finance and my research interests are Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Banking. I am ranked in the top 10% of Authors on SSRN by all-time downloads and my research is published in peer reviewed journals such as the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, and the European Journal of Finance among others.  Meanwhile, I have been a visiting lecturer at Cass Business School, ESCP Europe, and SKEMA Business School. For details see my personal webpage

Since 2012 my research and external engagements have generated approximately £250,000. Also, I am a member of the Research Panel of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) which has more than 21,000 CAs as members worldwide. In addition, I am an Associate Editor for the European Journal of Finance and have acted as Associate (Guest) Editor for the International Review of Financial Analysis and the Journal of Operational Research Society. Also, I have been a Scientific Committee member for several conferences, I serve as research assessor for the Carnegie Trust and as a regular ad-hoc reviewer for a number of scientific journals. Finally, I am actively engaging with industry in various roles such as consulting and R&D. 

I welcome new PhD proposals to be developed under my supervision in the field of corporate finance.  


Has expertise in:

    • Corporate finance and corporate governance
    • Investments
    • Coprorate payout policies
    • Mergers and acquisitions
    • Banking


    Also, I am a Partner in a financial consultancy and commodities brokerage firm.

Prizes and awards

Ranked among Top 10% of Authors in SSRN
Ranked among Top 10% of Authors in SSRN
Ranked in the top 10 downloaded papers list on SSRN
Ranked among Top 10% of Authors in SSRN
Ranked among Top 10% of Authors in SSRN
Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Awards

more prizes and awards


  • PhD Finance - Cass Business School, City University (UK)

  • MBA - Saywer Business School (Suffolk University, Boston MA, USA)

  • MSc Accounting - Saywer Business School (Suffolk University, Boston MA, USA)

  • BSc Business Administration - University of the Aegean



Computational approaches and data analytics in financial services : a literature review
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Doumpos Michalis, Pardalos Panos M, Zopounidis Constantin
Journal of the Operational Research Society (2019)
Financial markets, innovation and regulation
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Faff Robert, Paudyal Krishna
European Journal of Finance Vol 25, pp. 595-598 (2019)
Can social capital and reputation mitigate political and industry-wide economic risk?
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Deepty Sheikh Tanzila
A Global Analysis of Private Investments in Public Equity
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Panetsidou Styliani
Editorial IRFA
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Galariotis Emilios, Spyrou Spyros
International Review of Financial Analysis Vol 54, pp. 95-96 (2017)
Relative equity market valuation conditions and acquirers' gains
Andriosopoulos Dimitris, Barbopoulos Leonidas G
Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, pp. 1-32 (2016)

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I teach at the BSc, MSc, and MBA level. My teaching interests cover a wide spectrum of finance and accounting related modules. Currently I teach the following modules:

  • Finance and Financial Management (MG918)
  • Introduction to Finance and Accounting (AG151)
  • Derivatives and Treasury Management (AG925 / AG929)

Research interests

  • Corporate Payout Policy
  • Investments
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Capital Structure
  • Banking
  • Corporate Finance & Corporate Governance


Professional activities

Presentation at the Contemporary Issues in Financial Markets hosted by the University of International Business and Economics.
Presentation at the 2019 Financial Management Association Annual Meeting
Presentation at the 2019 Financial Management Association Annual Meeting
Presentation at the 2019 CSR the Economy and Financial Markets
Presentation at the 2019 Corporate Finance Day Conference hosted by the University of Groningen
PhD Viva examination

more professional activities


BiP – Public Procurement Training Centre, Jamaica
Andriosopoulos, Dimitris (Principal Investigator)
Research and Consultancy grant (£2,700) from BiP Solutions on procurement and accreditation for the University of Jamaica's training centre. The project is funded by the World Bank and commenced in June 2017.
30-Jan-2017 - 30-Jan-2017
KTP - BIP Solutions
Andriosopoulos, Dimitris (Principal Investigator) Hillier, David (Co-investigator) Paudyal, Krishna (Co-investigator) Tang, Leilei (Co-investigator)
25-Jan-2016 - 24-Jan-2018

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