Colin Mayer

Colin Mayer is the Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School. An expert on all aspects of corporate finance, governance and taxation, the regulation of financial institutions and the role of the corporation in contemporary society, Professor Mayer teaches the elective course on Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructurings in the MBA and the Masters in Financial Economics, the core program on Responsible Business for MBA students, an elective on the Nature of the Corporation for MBA and Masters in Financial Economics students, and the Principles of Financial Regulation in the Masters in Law and Finance. 

He has served on the editorial boards of several leading academic journals and assisted in establishing prestigious networks of economics, law and finance academics in Europe at the Centre for Economic Policy Research and the European Corporate Governance Institute. He was a founding editor of the Oxford Review of Economic Policy and a founding co-editor of the Review of Finance.