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PhD defence of Gaël Leboeuf


On 2nd December 2016, Gaël Leboeuf successfully defended his PhD at SKEMA Business School under supervision of professor Armin Schwienbacher.

His research interests include the area of crowdfunding and entrepreneurial finance. The title of his PhD dissertation is “Crowdfunding campaigns design”. This research explores the different funding models available to entrepreneurs in crowdfunding and the effects of entrepreneur's narcissism, reputation and experience on his campaign's design.

Before joining the PhD programme in corporate finance at SKEMA Business School, Gaël had eight years of professional work in retail banking and he completed his master in international financial analysis from Lille 2 University with highest honors.

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