Patricia Charléty teaches both Economics and Finance in MSc and PhD programs. Her research interests focus on Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Governance. She has published books and articles in various economics and finance journals including Revue Economique, the Journal of Multinational Financial Management. She is also Chief Editor of La Revue Française de Gouvernance d’Entreprise. She sits on the French Security and Exchange Scientific Advisory Board (AMF) since 1994 and actively serves at the French Institute of Directors (IFA). She holds a Ph.D., in Finance, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.