Dr. Marco Da Rin is an Associate Professor of Finance at Tilburg University, and previously held positions at the London School of Economics, Bocconi University (Milano, Italy), at the University of Torino and the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. He has taught entrepreneurial finance courses at Master and MBA level in many countries. He is currently leading the ‘Entrepreneurial Finance Initiative’ at Tilburg University.
His research focuses on entrepreneurial finance, venture capital, private equity, and public policy for entrepreneurship. His academic articles have been published in leading scholarly journals and have been covered by the business press, including The Economist, Forbes.com, venture capital and private equity online magazines, and national business papers.
Dr. Da Rin has been a consultant to several international organizations, including the European Commission, the OECD, the United Nations, as well as regional governments and private companies. He has advised and contributed to several start-ups, and is the author (with Thomas Hellmann) of the MBA-level textbook ‘Fundamentals of Entrepreneurial Finance’ (Oxford University Press, 2020).