Teresa Hogan is a senior lecturer in Enterprise Development at DCU Business School. Her research interest lies in the financing of SMEs and focuses on: capital structure, working capital, venture capital, acquisitions and academic spin-offs. Teresa has published in finance, entrepreneurship and management journals including the Global Finance Journal, Venture Capital, Journal of Small Business Management International Small Business Journal and Journal of Technology Transfer. Current funded projects include: Irish Research Council (2013-2016) Measuring the Economic Returns to Investment in Innovation in Ireland. The Acquisition of High-Tech Start-Ups (2016-2020). She also serves as an Academic Advisor to Mazars.