Aksel Mjøs

Associate Professor Aksel Mjøs

E-mail
Aksel.Mjos@nhh.no
Telephone
+47 55 95 94 88
Department
Finance
Centre
Centre for Corporate Finance Argentum Centre for Private Equity Finans Bergen
Office
C317
Expertise
Corporate Finance Relationship Banking Debt Capital Structure

BIOGRAPHY

Aksel Mjøs joined the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in his current position in 2010. Before joining NHH he was a researcher at Centre for Applied Research (SNF), 2006-2009. Mjøs holds a Master of Science degree from NHH and recieved his dr.oecon. in financial economics also from NHH in 2007. In addition, he has a Master of Science degree from London Business School, and is an Authorized Financial Analyst.

Before becoming an academic, Mjøs had a career in the financial services industry, being CEO of DnB Asset Management, Vice President in Morgan Stanley Investment Banking, London, as well as Company Secretary of Vital Insurance. He currently manages Finans|Bergen, a partnership between NHH (Finance) and the financial services industry. Mjøs is also chairman of the board of the Kavli Trust, a charity-owned multinational food group.

Mjøs' research focuses on corporate debt and financial institutions, including the relationship between banks and borrowing companies as well as financing of start-up firms. His work has appeared in the Journal of Financial and Quantative Analysis and the European Journal of Operational Research. He is also involved in several executive programs offered by NHH in cooperation with the Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts.

Curriculum Vitae

Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Hetland, Ove Rein, Mjøs, Aksel Bankmarkedet for norske bedriftskunder gjennom og etter finanskrisen Magma - Tidsskrift for økonomi og ledelse Volume 2014 (6), page 70 - 78, 2014
Mjøs, Aksel, Hetland, Ove Rein For mye eller for lite lån? : Betydningen av banker og kreditt i oppgangs- og nedgangstider Magma - Tidsskrift for økonomi og ledelse Volume 15 (6), page 52 - 61, 2012
Mjøs, Aksel, Persson, Svein-Arne Level-Dependent Annuities: Defaults of Multiple Degrees Journal of financial and quantitative analysis Volume 45 (5), page 1311 - 1339, 2010
Mjøs, Aksel, Persson, Svein-Arne Callable risky perpetual debt with protection period European Journal of Operational Research Volume 270 (1), page 391 - 400, 2010
More publications in Cristin

Aksel Mjøs teaches Corporate Finance (FIE428) and Banking (FIE444) at the master level at NHH. In addition, he teaches valuation in the Authorized Financial Analyst programme (AFA).