Raša Karapandža (born January 4, 1978) is a professor of finance at European Business School. He serves as an academic director of Master in Finance program. His main areas of research are Asset Pricing, Investment Strategies, Applied Game Theory, Big Data and Computational Finance and Economics. He holds a PhD degree in economics and finance from Barcelona Graduate School of Economics – University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona.
Currently he is teaching an undergraduate class in Investments, MBA class in Corporate Finance, Executive MBA course in Corporate finance and a graduate class in Asset Pricing and Derivatives.
He was elected favorite professor by the EBS business school’s student body for his teaching many years now – in 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14 and again in 2014/15. What makes him really proud is that he was elected an honorary member of the EBS student body association.
He is married to Tamara. They have one child, a son named Filip.