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PETRA Ferdinand

Ferdinand PETRA

Affiliate Professor


Ferdinand Petra is Affiliate Professor of Finance at HEC Paris since 2014 where he teaches several classes: Corporate Finance, M&A, an Investment Banking academy (corporate valuation, M&A, LBO), an Investment Banking Elective and Excel modelling.

He has been Executive Director of the Master in International Finance in 2015-2016. He is also in charge of coaching students and preparing them to Investment Banking interviews (CV, cover letter review, mock interviews, questions’ database management).

Mr. Petra began his career in M&A at J.P. Morgan both in London and Paris for 4 years, followed by 6 years as French Client coverage officer at Barclays Capital in Paris.

Mr. Petra conducts as well analyst training for banks, SWF and Corporates, Excel modelling courses and CFA professional training. He also acts as a consultant/investor for start-up companies.

Ferdinand Petra graduated from the HEC MBA in 2002.

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