University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management

Simon Wilde


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Leading Refereed Journal Papers
Other Outputs

BA in Law and Economics (Cambridge), MSc in Finance (LSE), MSc in Economics and Finance (Bristol)

Job Title:

Teaching Fellow in Finance, Doctoral Researcher


Accounting, Finance and Law

Key Research Interests:

Asset Management, Private Equity, Infrastructure, Renewable Energy, Green Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions

Research Interests

Having been an energy sector investment banker for 25 years, my interests are primarily infrastructure investment (the subject of my current Bath PhD research), energy finance and private equity. As well as academic journal targeted research, I am involved in collaboration with investor associations and other finance practitioners, and write regularly for practitioner publications.

I research and write Mergers & Acquisitions case studies based on my professional experience and received a writing scholarship from I currently pursue my research interests in green finance, renewable energy and climate change risk as a Research Fellow at the Centre for Climate Finance and Investment at Imperial College Business School; and I am a Research Associate at EDHEC Infra, Singapore.


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Leading Refereed Journal Papers


Other Outputs

Blanc-Brude, F., Whittaker, T. & Wilde, S. 2017. 2017. 'Searching for a Listed Infrastructure Asset Class: Mean-variance spanning tests of 22 listed infrastructure proxies'. Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, 8 April 2017, DOI:10.1007/s11408-017-0286-z.

Wilde, S & Wilde, J. 2016. 'Understanding fund returns: what do we really know?' Infrastructure Investor.

Wilde, S. & Wilde, J. 2016. 'Understanding infrastructure risks and returns'. Infrastructure Investor.