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Dr Pablo Iglesias-Rodriguez

Post:Senior Lecturer in International Finance Law (Law, Sussex European Institute)

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Pablo Iglesias-Rodríguez is Senior Lecturer in International Finance Law at the Sussex Law School, where he convenes the LLM in International Financial Law. He is also Honorary Fellow of the Asian Institute of International Financial Law (HKU). From 2012 to 2015 he was Senior Researcher at the Faculty of Law of the VU University Amsterdam. In the academic year 2012/2013 he was a Jean Monnet Fellow at the Global Governance Programme of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies of the European University Institute (Florence). Before, he was a postdoctoral Researcher at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University and a Fellow of the Montesquieu Institute (the Netherlands). He holds a Licenciatura en Derecho (5-year LLB/JD) with a Law and Economics specialization, an MPhil in Applied Financial Economics from the University of Vigo, and an MRes and a PhD in Law from the European University Institute. He is also a qualified lawyer (Madrid Bar Association). His academic experience includes visiting engagements at various institutions, such as the Centre for Business Research of the University of Cambridge, where he collaborated in the project on Law, Finance and Development, the School of Law of Columbia University (Visiting Scholar), the University of Padova (Visiting Lecturer), and the Warsaw University of Technology (Visiting Lecturer). He was also an intern at the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in France and the European Commission, DG Internal Market and Services. He has participated, as a national expert, in projects for EU agencies and the European Commission. In the academic year 2016/2017 he was awarded the University of Sussex Student-Led Teaching Award for Outstanding or Innovative Postgraduate Teaching.


Selected recent publications


Edited Books


Contributions to Books

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘El Derecho de Información del Socio y Otros Interesados’ (The right of information of shareholders and other interested parties) in L. Rojo, L.J. Cortés, A.B. Campuzano and A. Pérez-Troya (Eds.), Las Modificaciones Estructurales de las Sociedades Mercantiles (Madrid: Thomson Reuters- Aranzadi, 2015), pp. 265-308
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, The political economy of global competition law and policy: an institutional approach’ in J. Bailleux and A. Vauchez (Eds.), Exploring the Transnational Circulation of Policy Paradigms: Law Firms, Legal Networks and the Production of Expertise in the Field of Competition Policies (Florence: European University Institute Press, 2014), pp. 41-52
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘La gobernanza del sector financiero en la Unión Europea frente a la crisis: el caso del Sistema Europeo de Supervisión Financiera’ (The governance of the financial sector in the European Union after the crisis: the case of the European System of Financial Supervision) in M. López-Vallejo, A.B. Mungaray, F. Quintana and R. Velázquez (Eds.), Gobernanza en un mundo interconectado (México D.F.: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Asociación Mexicana de Estudios Internacionales, A.C., Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla, A.C, 2013), pp. 159-170
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Obligations of Directors in Takeovers’ in M. Siems and D. Cabrelli (Eds.)Comparative Company Law: A Case-Based Approach (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2013), pp. 83-124

Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, 'The disclosure of corporate social responsibility in the EU after Directive 2014/95' (2016) 37 The Company Lawyer, 319
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, 'The regulation of cross-border Clearing and Settlement in the European Union from a legitimacy perspective’ (2012) 13 European Business Organization Law Review, 44

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Clearing and Settlement’s reform as a source of competition in Spanish equity markets’ (2012) 23 International Company and Commercial Law Review, 157

Selected recent conferences

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘The political economy of financial services regulation in the EU after the crisis: a shift towards enhanced legitimacy?’ (Speaker and discussant), Multidisciplinary Research Workshop: The Political Economy of Regulation, Max Weber Programme, European University Institute, Florence, 20 May 2016
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Paradigm shift in financial-sector regulatory models: the end of industry-based regulations?’, 12th Economic Policy International Conference, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Toledo, 29 May 2015

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Financial capitalism post-crisis: towards greater social efficiency?’ (Speaker), Crisis and Social Change: Towards Alternative Horizons, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 26 September 2014

  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Regulation of CCPs and the Enforcement of Investor Rights’ (Speaker),Conference on Intermediated Securities and Investor Rights, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, 24 March 2014
  • P. Iglesias-Rodríguez, ‘Balancing Public and Private Interests in Financial Regulation in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis’ (Speaker and co-organizer – with Anna Triandafyllidou)Changing Paradigms after the Global Financial Crisis: Social and Economic Perspectives, European University Institute, Florence, 21 March 2014


Senior Lecturer in International Finance Law