Nicolas NALPAS Fund
The Nicolas NALPAS Fund
Professor of Finance at TBS from 2004-2015, the Nicolas NALPAS fund was set up on the initiative of Nicolas’ colleagues, students, former graduates, family and friends, after his untimely death on 19th January 2015 following a tragic diving accident.
Created in honour of his memory, the Fund will be used to pursue the projects Nicolas had started with his students, and defend the values that he held dear: helping others, striving for excellence and pushing oneself to go the extra mile.
Nicolas NALPAS 1971 – 2015
Nicolas Nalpas was awarded a PhD in Economic Science from the University of Paris – Panthéon-Sorbonne. After working as Assistant Professor of Finance at HEC Montreal, he joined Toulouse Business School as Professor of Finance in 2004. He lectured in the following areas: derivatives, interest-rate instruments, numerical methods – such as Monte Carlo simulations – and corporate finance. He was in charge of teaching the Finance major in the first year of the Master’s degree, the Banking and Financial Markets vocational option in the 2nd year of the Master’s degree, and the Advanced Finance Program: a course in Quantitative Finance.
He was also responsible for the Economics and Finance Department at TBS. His research focused on risk theory, portfolio management and the evaluation of financial assets. He contributed to several research papers on the pricing of derivatives, and Hedge Fund replication. In addition, he contributed to the French adaptation of “Corporate Finance” written by Jonathan Berk and Peter DeMarzo.
Stephanie Lavigne, Dean of Toulouse Business School & Executive Officer of the TBS Foundation, had these words to say about him, in his tribute to Nicolas NALPAS. All who knew him confirm that he had a unique gift enabling him to inspire students to find their vocation: (read the testimony from Emmanuel ANTON in AGORA – French document)
How to support the project?
You can support the Nicolas NALPAS fund by making a donation to the TBS Foundation. The TBS Foundation operates under the aegis of the Fondation de France, which is recognized as a public-interest organization. As such, private or corporate donors in France and abroad are entitled to attractive tax deductions.
TOULOUSE, BEST STUDENT CITY IN FRANCE
School & Students Events
Call for Papers: Advancing theory by addressing the Gender Data Gap
The Financial Times ranks TBS Education’s Master in Management program in the TOP 50 worldwide
TBS Education International Summer School: Don’t push yourself down, just push the boundaries
The balance between academics, corporate experience as well as social and cultural visits is a key element in the program that allow students to upskill themselves on a personal and professional front.
TBS Summer School: Getting to know the experts and meeting innovative startups
From 13.06.22 to 01.07.22
TBS Education in Paris for its Aero Process Workshop: “The Defense Industry” with NXT
Call for Papers • Careers Of Self-Initiated Expatriates: Exploring The Impact Of Context
TBS Education: the construction site of a new campus in Toulouse is about to start
TBS Education takes another step forward in its global strategy and opens a new campus in Barcelona
TBS International Summer School Program is back on campus!
From 13.06.22 to 22.07.22
TBS Summer School Programs 2022 Webinar
TBS Summer School Info Session - May 24th: Join the TBS Summer School Programs staff for a live session and learn about how you can earn ECTS credits, learn about business & management and enjoy awesome summer activities!
Inspiring stories from NO IMPACT Week at TBS
TBS Education becomes a mission-led company
A TBS Student elected as the official representative of the Toulouse student consortium at European level for the UNIVERSEH project
Congratulations to our student Marie Phan-Thanh (TBS MSc Aerospace student), who was elected on March 24th, as the official representative of the Toulouse student consortium at European level for the UNIVERSEH project. She will be in charge of representing the interests of all Toulouse students to her European counterparts.
See all the news