Marion Dupire is Research Fellow at Vlerick Business School. Marion obtained a Master of Science degree from IESEG School of Management in France in 2009, and a Master of Research in Banking and Finance in 2010 from the University of Lille. Her master thesis on corporate governance of French listed companies was rewarded the Europlace prize for best master dissertation. In 2010, she obtained a grant from the French Government to prepare for the PhD degree in Corporate Finance at the University of Lille - Skema Business school, focusing on Corporate Governance, M&As and Corporate Social Responsibility. In 2012 she was a Fulbright visiting researcher at UCLA Anderson School. She defended her PhD dissertation in March 2014, just before joining the Vlerick Centre for Financial services as a researcher. In 2014 she received the SAB trophy of sustainable finance and the ARFA prize for best thesis in M&As.