Dr. Paul Gompers, PhD

Dr. Paul Gompers, PhD

Work:

Non-Executive Director, Co-Founder, Spur Capital Partners

Education:

Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University

Dr. Paul A. Gompers has 32 years of experience in Economics, Venture Capital, and Private Equity. He earned his BA in Biology from Harvard University, his MS in Economics from the University of Oxford, and his Ph.D. in Business Economics from Harvard University. Formerly, this expert served as a Researcher at Bayer AG, as an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and as an Associate Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. Currently, this expert is the Co-Founder of Spur Capital Partners, a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, the Eugene Holman Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, and a Senior Advisor at Cornerstone Research.

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p*********@h***.edu

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(617) ***-****

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Newton, Massachusetts

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

130

Plaintiff Cases

20

Defense Cases

108

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

71

Malpractice Cases

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Deposition Transcripts

20

Personal Litigation

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Publications

107

Media & News

1107

Social Media Mentions

18

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Litigation Activities

130 records available

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Patterson Companies, Inc. v. XL Specialty Insurance Company

Expert Witness

2021-03-20

Schwab Capital Trust, et al., v. Celgene Corporation, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-04-07

Symbiont.Io, Inc., et al. v. Ipreo Holdings, LLC, et al.

Expert Witness

2019-05-31

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Publications

107 records available

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Type

Note on LBO Capital Structure, Module Note

Case Report

Private Equity: A Casebook

Book

Risk and Reward in Private Equity Investments: The Challenge of Performance Assessment

Journal Article

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

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Media & News

1107 records available

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Description

Adventure Capital – Southern California Law Review

Apr 15, 2024 ----- The CEO-founder was arrested and charged with multiple criminal counts, and other top executives pleaded guilty and admitted that they ...

Tony Elumelu's entrepreneurs: A decade of impact, By Ehi ...

Mar 25, 2024 ----- Tony O Elumelu; faculty member and Professor of Business Administration , Harvard Business School (HBS), Professor Paul Gompers , flanked by ...

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Pitching To Investors

Mar 20, 2024 -- ... VC conducted, and a survey published by Paul Gompers, Will Gornall, Steven N. Kaplan, and Ilya A. Strebulaev, at Harvard Business Review ...

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

Harvard University

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Oxford

Master of Science

Harvard University

Bachelor of Arts

Work History

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Employer

Non-Executive Director, Co-Founder

Spur Capital Partners

Director

Harvard Business School

Eugene Holman Professor

Harvard Business School

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