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Dr Cédric Poretti

Dr Cédric Poretti

Qualification

PhD in Financial Accounting, HEC Lausanne
Chartered Financial Analyst®

Function

Assistant Professor

Teaching Subject(s)

Hotel Financial Statements Analysis
Managerial Accounting

Area of expertise

Audit
Capital markets
Corporate Governance
Financial accounting
Valuation

Short Bio

Cédric Poretti, PhD CFA, is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne. He developed and teaches courses in financial accounting/managerial accounting/financial statement analysis, and also serves on the academic board. Earlier, Dr Poretti worked in the financial industry (FX trading and private bank) as a portfolio manager and an economist. His research mainly focuses on audit, corporate governance, financial reporting, and valuation. Dr Poretti published various papers in scientific journals, and participates on a regular basis to international conferences. Since 2017, he also serves on the board of AAIG, an association focusing on corporate governance research.

Publications

Poretti, C., Schatt, A., & Jérôme, T. (2020). Impact of Leverage on Financial Information Quality: International Evidence from the Hospitality Industry. Journal of Hospitality Financial Management, 28(1).
Poretti, C., & Blal, I. (2020). The asset-light strategies and the dividend puzzle: International evidence from the hospitality industry. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 91, 102639. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2020.102639
Poretti, C., & Das, P. (2020). What Explains Differing Holding Periods Across Hotel Investments? A Hazard Rate Framework. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2020.102564
Poretti, C., & Schatt, A. (2019). Existe-t-il un plafond de verre dans les cabinets d’audit suisses ? Expert-Focus, 8, 566-569.
Bessieux-Ollier, C., Schatt., A., & Poretti, C. (2018). La gestion des résultats par les nouveaux dirigeants: Quels enjeux pour les conseils d'administration ? Revue Française de Gouvernance d'Entreprise, 19, 68-89.
Poretti, C., Schatt, A., & Bruynseels, L. (2018). Audit committees’ independence and the information content of earnings announcements in Western Europe. Journal of Accounting Literature, 40, 29-53. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acclit.2017.11.002
Poretti, C., & Schatt, A. (2017). Comment sont évaluées les cibles d'OPA en Suisse et en France? Similitudes et différences. Expert-Focus, 1, 31-37.

Awards

Academic Excellence Award, "Prix de la Solidarité Confédérale 2016", HEC Lausanne.

Research Portals

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Cedric_Poretti