Tereza Tykvová

Tereza Tykvová

Tereza Tykvová

Prof. Dr.


Büro 51-4011
Unterer Graben 21
9000 St. Gallen
Fields of research

Private Equity

Entrepreneurial Finance

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • 2004 Ph.D., Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1999 Master of Economics, Saarland University, Germany
  • 1997 Magister, Economics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Professional Career

since 02/2020: Professor, Chair of Private Markets and Alternative Investments, Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance (s/bf-HSG), University of St.Gallen (HSG), Switzerland

10/2019: Visiting Professor, Warwick Business School, United Kingdom

04/2012 - 01/2020: Professor, Chair of Corporate Finance, Univ. of Hohenheim, Germany 

10/2011 - 03/2012: Visiting Professor of Corporate Finance, Univ. of Hohenheim, Germany

01/2007 - 03/2012: Senior Researcher at the Dept. International Finance and Financial Management, ZEW Mannheim, Germany

09/1999 - 12/2006: Research Assistant at the Dept. International Finance and Financial Management, ZEW Mannheim, Germany 

Teaching Activities

University of St. Gallen:

Master: Entrepreneurial Finance, Private Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Research Seminar

Other universities: 

Ph.D.: Empirical Identification Strategies in Finance, Advanced Financial Intermediation, Firms and Financial Markets, Empirical Analysis of Incentives and Financial Contracts, Entrepreneurial Finance, Research Issues in Venture Capital

Master: Entrepreneurial Finance, Advanced Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Network and Information Economy, Research Seminars 

Bachelor: Corporate Finance, Investment and Financing, Seminars