Dr Sonia Falconieri

Reader in Finance; Module Leader – Corporate Finance


Dr Sonia Falconieri is a reader in finance at Bayes Business School (formerly Cass). She is also Module Leader for the ‘Corporate Finance’ course of our online MSc in Global Finance.

Dr Falconieri was previously a lecturer in finance at Brunel University. Her research interests are in corporate finance, specifically, initial public offerings, takeovers and the financing side of public private partnerships. Her articles have been published in some major journals such as the JEEA, The Review of Finance and Financial Management.

Areas of expertise

  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate governance
  • Financial markets
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Banking information & market efficiency
  • Venture capital

Recent publications

Bennouri, M., De Amicis, C. and Falconieri, S. (2020). Welcome on board: A note on gender quotas regulation in EuropeEconomics Letters, 190. doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2020.109055

De Amicis, C., Falconieri, S. and Tastan, M. (2020). Sentiment analysis and gender differences in earnings conference calls. Elsevier BV. 

Falconieri, S., Filatotchev, I. and Tastan, M. (2019). Size and diversity in VC syndicates and their impact on IPO performanceEuropean Journal of Finance, 25(11), pp. 1032–1053. doi:10.1080/1351847X.2018.1560345

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