Texas Tech University

Ezgi Ottolenghi

Ezgi Ottolenghi

Assistant Professor

Finance

Room Number: W318

806.834.4214

Research Expertise

  • Empirical Corporate Finance
  • Family Firms
  • Entrepreneurial Finance

Education

  • PhD, Finance, Temple University
  • MBA, Finance, Drexel University
  • BS, Business Administration, Bilkent University

About

Ezgi H. Ottolenghi is an Assistant Professor of Finance in the Rawls College of Business, Texas Tech University. Ezgi's research focuses on investigating financial outcomes of different ownership structures in public companies. Her work includes studies of family ownership, dual class share ownership and dynamics of multiple co-founders founding a company.

Ezgi received her Ph.D. from Temple University in 2017. Prior to pursuing her Ph.D., she worked in the banking industry and primarily focused on credit analysis at various banks. Most recently she served as Vice President in Commercial Banking at Wells Fargo. Ezgi received her MBA in Finance from Drexel University, and her B.S. in Business Administration from Bilkent University, Turkey.