Mr Ayan Orujov

Lecturer in Finance

Contact info

Division: Finance

Location: Room 2.07, Alun

Telephone: 01248 388790



Lecturer in Finance

Ayan Orujov is a Lecturer in Finance at Bangor Business School.

Ayan has completed his PhD on the “Value of Political Connections in the UK” at the University of Bristol in 2015. His current research continues to involve the issues of political connections as well as executive compensation and corporate governance in general.



  • PhD Finance, University of Bristol
  • MSc Finance and Investment, University of Bristol
  • Applied Mathematics and Cybernetics, Baku State University (Baku, Azerbaijan)


Research interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Political risk
  • Director compensation


Current Teaching

  • ASB 3210 Advanced Corporate Finance
  • ASB 1101 Quantitative Methods
  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. Published

    Political donations and political risk in the UK: Evidence from a closely-fought election

    Acker, D., Orujov, A. & Simpson, H., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 92, p. 146-167

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle