Dr Vasco Vendrame

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  • Qualifications:BSc Economics, PGCE (HE), MSc Finance and Risk Management, MSc Finance, PhD Finance, FHEA, CMBE
  • Position:Interim Associate Head of Department - Accounting and Finance Programmes
  • Department:Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
  • Telephone:+4411732 82011
  • Email:Vasco.Vendrame@uwe.ac.uk

About me

I am an experienced and passionate lecturer in Accounting and Finance with a demonstrated history of working in higher education.

I hold a degree in Economics from University of Trento, a Master in Finance and Risk Management from University of Milan Bicocca, a Master in Finance and a PhD in Finance from the University of the West of England. I am Fellow in HEA from 2015 and I have been an educator in HEIs for 14 years.
I have been programme leader of the MSc Finance and obtained for the programme the prestigious academic partnership with GARP (Global Association of Risk Professionals), with the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute and led the programme to 100% in the 2019 PTES.
I have designed the MSc Finance and Investment programme (former MSc Finance).
I have extensive teaching experience and programme/module design expertise. I have been module leader for Fundamentals of Financial Management, Fundamentals of Finance, Risk Management, Financial Investments in Practice, Quantitative Research Methods, Fund Management, Financial Instruments, Finance and Economics Principles in different academic years, and I have taught in numerous UG modules.
Students routinely describe me as insipirational and a great motivator.
I am also an active researcher in Finance. My work on the CAPM has been published in 3* academic journals. I have expertise in data collection and data cleaning. I supervise PhD students in Finance.

Area of expertise

Asset Pricing,  Portfolio Management, ESG Investing, Corporate Finance, Financial Risk Management, Derivatives, Equity Valuation, Financial Econometrics


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