Prof. Peter Roosenboom

Peter Roosenboom
Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance and Private Equity
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Erasmus University Rotterdam
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ERIM Membership(s)
  • Fellow ERIM (since 2002)


Peter Roosenboom is a professor of entrepreneurial finance and private equity at the Department of Finance, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM). He is the head of the Finance Department at RSM.

Professor Roosenboom's research and teaching activities examine the areas of corporate finance, private equity, corporate governance and financial accounting.

His published academic articles have appeared in, among others, the Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, , Review of Finance, the Journal of International Business Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, the Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking & Finance, Economic Policy, Abacus, and the Journal of Business, Finance & Accounting. He is currently an Associate Editor at the Journal of Banking & Finance and at the Multinational Finance Journal.

Professor Roosenboom's reputation and network are well-established within the European private equity industry and he is regularly invited to speak at industry conferences and seminars. He has been an advisor to the Dutch government on private equity and the financing of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

He is currently a member of the Independent Governing Body of the Private Equity Research Exchange Platform (PEREP) established by the European Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (EVCA).

Professor Roosenboom obtained his PhD in finance from Tilburg University in 2002.

Professional experience

Full Professor

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Finance