PhD. Erika López-Quesada Martín

PhD Cum Laude in Finance and Accounting, Complutense, University of Madrid. Professor on several business schools and universities. Financial and Accounting Positions at Git-Commerce, Monte Regio, Micrososft, WPP Group, SSA Global Technologies or ING Nationale Nederlanden. Research Papers & Books PhD´s, Papers & Final Projects supervision,Conference Presentations.

Academic Training

  • 2013 Ph.D Cum Laude in Finance and Accounting, Complutense, University of Madrid, Spain. Thesis: “Corporate Governance and comprehensive income”. Thesis supervisor: Carmen Norverto (Vicerectora de la UCM) y María del Mar Camacho Miñano.
  • 1995 – 2000 5 years Degree in Business Administration, Complutense, University of Madrid, Spain. Finance and Accounting Concentration.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Consultant.
  • Manager Finance.
  • Project and Commercial Consultant.
  • Internal Auditor Consultant.
  • IT Consultant.
  • Financial and Business Analyst.

Academic Positions

  • 2018/Present. Master Professor: Unir, EAE & European School of Economics (ESE): Teaching position in English language in accounting and finance (Valuation, Derivatives, and Accounting).
  • 2010-2012. Master Professor. CEF (Centro de estudios financieros).Signature: Mercado Alternativo Bursátil (MAB) Master Professor. ISDE (Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía). English Signature: Management accounting and Capital markets and Derecho Bursátil (BME).
  • 2015-2017. Professor and Master Coordinator Masters UCJC- ESERP. (on line).
  • 2012-2017. Professor: Universidad Camilo José Cela: Signature: Diagnóstico financiero de la empresa, Gestión de carteras, Mercados financieros, Planificación y control financiero, Gestión del capital circulante, Contabilidad de Gestión.
  • 2014. Professor. ICADE. Signature: Contabilidad financiera.
  • 2011. Teacher assistant. UCM. Signature: Financial Accounting y Contabilidad de gestión (Clara Muñoz Colomina).
  • 2009-2010. Teacher assistant. UCM. María del Mar Camacho Miñano. UCM. Signature: “Financial Accounting I and II”.

Career path

From 2016 to present she has been working as Git-Commerce SL. Madrid, Spain. Finance Business. Food Commerce and Real Estate. Also, from 2012 to nowadays as a Coordinator and Master Professor in EAE, ESE, ISDE, CEF. UCJC, ICADE and Complutense University of Madrid. International Research Papers, Books and Conferences about “Corporate Governance”. Subjects: Accounting and Finance.

She worked for 1 year at Tinamica, Cognodata, Dehesa de Calvaches as a Business Consultant in Madrid Spain as Finance Advisory and Controller.

Also, she had worked 8 years in Monte Regio Alimentación Artesanal S.A. Madrid, Spain, as Manager Finance & at Acc. Department as a Business Consultant and Finance Advisory. She worked for 2 years in MICROSOFT. (Partner: SHEBEL) as a Software Consulting Company. Project and Commercial Consultant Management (BIG ACCOUNTS) at NAVISION Program (Microsoft).
Also, 3 years in LONDON Companies: WPP Group (SOX), Global Refund ("TAX FREE"), Net2roam Limited Company (www.onspeed.com) as Internal Auditor Consultant SOX, in Finance Department, Assistant Financial Controller.

11 months at SSA Global Technologies in IT Consulting and Controller. Also, worked for 4 months in  Pepecar (Globalia Group). aa a Financial and Business Analyst And 3 years at ING Nationale Nederlanden. My role focused on advising private banking clients for their investments, I also built a team under my responsibility; as a consequence of my successful leadership, the client portfolio and the whole team were moved to the Private Banking branch: Mediolanum Bank (Fibanc).

Publications

Opinion Articles:

  • Paper Review: Review of Manuscript ID CG-05-2018-0191 for Corporate Governance Journal. Title: “Nexus Between Corporate Governance Practices and Cost of Capital in PSX Listed Firms”.2018. Review of Manuscript ID CG-07-2019-0213.R1 for Corporate Governance Journal title: “Audit Committee busyness in the context of diligence and performance in Saudi Arabia”2020.
  • Ph.D. supervision: López, J (Professor. U. Francisco de Victoria). Thesis: “Predicting Negotiation Outcomes, using a Neural Network”. UCJC. 2013-2017.
  • Final Project supervision of Master and Career: 2013-2016. UCJC.
  • External examiner. Thesis “El impacto social del terrorismo en el sector turístico” Dª. Begoña Torrente Barredo. Tribunal members: Pedro Sánchez Pérez Castejón (Spain President) and Javier Aragón. UCJC. -Abril 2013.
  • Seminars: Presentations (SEINCO).UCM Sept 2008.

Presentations and Conferences:

  • XVIII World Economy Meeting. Alcalá de Henares, 1-3 of June 2016. “Corporate governance and firm performance. Evidence from Spain: Literature review”. (López-Quesada 2016).
  • XVII Workshop Konopka. Segovia, 2 y 3 de febrero de 2012. “The relation between Corporate Governance policies, firm performance and information disclosure” (López-Quesada y Camacho 2012).
  • IV Taller de investigación ASEPUC. Cartagena, 24 y 25 de noviembre de 2011. “El impacto del gobierno corporativo en los resultados empresariales y su implicación en el modo de presentación” (López-Quesada y Camacho 2011).
  • XVI Congreso AECA. Granada, del 21 al 23 de septiembre de 2011. “Impacto de los indicadores del gobierno corporativo en los resultados empresariales, revisión de la literatura” (López-Quesada y Camacho 2011).

Research & Courses:

  • STATA (20h) (UAM) May 2012.
  • Course on Statistics and Econometrics oriented to applied research (Big Data). (100h) 2008-2009, UCM. Dto of Financial Economics and Accounting II, Coord: Daniel Santín.
  • Library course. UCM 2008-2009. "Information resources for teaching and research".

Investigation work:

  • López-Quesada, E (2018). “A Corporate Governance study: S&P 500 Listed Companies”. Lambert Academic Publishing & Editorial Académica Española. ISBN:978-620-2-15862-6. (English and Spanish Books).
  • López-Quesada, E; Camacho, M. and Idowu, S. (2017). “Corporate governance practices and comprehensive income”. Corporate governance the international journal of business in society. Emerald Publishing with ISSN: 1472-0701.
  • López-Quesada, E (2016). “Corporate governance and firm performance. Evidence from Spain: Literature review”. World Economy society. Published with ISSN: 978-84-617-5761-9. Under a UCJC Project.
  • López J. and López-Quesada (2016). “Predicting Negotiation Outcomes, using a Neural Network”.Harvard Deusto Business Research (ISSN 22546235).
  • López-Quesada and Camacho (2011). “¿Son los Códigos de Gobierno Corporativo suficientes para hacer frente a las crisis?”. Revista Partida Doble.ISSN:1133-7869.
  • López-Quesada and Camacho (2011). “¿Podría el gobierno corporativo ayudar a mejorar la crisis?”. Revista Consultorio financiero.ISSN:1888-9190. López-Quesada, E (2008). “Los índices bursátiles internacionales”. Revista Foro Esine.ISSN: 1888-5284.
  • López-Quesada, E (2008). “Los índices bursátiles internacionales de Oriente”. Revista Foro Esine.ISSN: 1888-5284.

Additional Information

  • Computing: SAP, NAVISION, Contaplus, CMS, Business Warehouse, Data Entry, Quick Books Pro 2004, SUN System V4.2.6, MNA System, BPCS, SAS, SQL, Microsoft office (Very High Level), Html and Macromedia.
  • Research Programs and Courses: STATA, SPSS, Eviews, SAS. BIG DATA variables, UCM University.
  • Languages: Spanish (Native). English (Bilingual). French (Advanced). Portuguese (Basic).