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Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

seit 2016Juniorprofessor an der Universität zu Köln, Professur für Investment am Centre for Financial Research (CfR)
2012-2016Akademischer Rat a.Z. am Lehrstuhl für Finanzwirtschaft und Banken am Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
2008 - 2012Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter und Doktorand am Lehrstuhl für Finanzwirtschaft und Banken am Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
2011Visiting Ph.D., Erasmus Universität Rotterdam, Niederlande (Betreuer: Prof. Abe de Jong)
2011Promotion zum Dr. rer. pol. am Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) mit dem Thema "The Role of Reputation in Corporate Finance: Evidence from Corporate Bonds, Delegated Monitoring, and Corporate Name Changes" (Betreuer: Prof. Martin Ruckes, Prof. Werner De Bondt)
2002 - 2007 Studium der Volkswirtschaftslehre an der Universität Bonn

Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Corporate Governance
  • CEOs and Fund Managers
  • Reputation

Veröffentlichungen

In internationalen Fachzeitschriften:

In deutschen Fachzeitschriften:

Andere Veröffentlichungen:

Working Papers:

  • CEO-Firm Match Quality, Entrenchment, and the Relation Between CEO Tenure and Firm Value  
    (mit Francois Brochet, Markus Schmid und Meik Scholz)

    • Conferences: AFFI Finance Meeting Paris 2015, German Finance Association (DGF) 2016, Swiss Finance Association (SGF) 2016, VHB 2016, European Financial Management Association 2016, FARS 2019   


  • Not all leisure is shirking: CEO endurance leisure and firm value
    CFR Working Paper 14-12 (mit Robert Campbell, Florian Sonnenburg und Kate Zipay)

    • Conferences: Western Finance Association meeting (WFA) 2016, FMA Las Vegas 2016,  German Finance Association (DGF) 2016, 2nd Edinburgh Corporate Finance Conference 2015, Swiss Finance Association (SGF) 2015  

  • Knowing Me, Knowing You? Similarity to the CEO and Fund Managers’ Investment Decisions 
    CFR Working Paper No. 17-02 (mit S. Jaspersen)

    • Conferences: AFFI Finance Meeting Paris 2017, FIRS 2018, German Finance Association (DGF) 2018  

     

  • Measuring Changes in Credit Risk: The Case of CDS Event Studies
    (mit Christian Andres, André Betzer und Markus Doumet)     

    • Trust and Shareholder Voting
      CFR Working Paper No. 18-02 (mit Marc Goergen und Simon Lesmeister)


    • Where do Investor Relations Matter the Most?
      (mit Dmitry Bazhutov, André Betzer, Francois Brochet und Markus Doumet)

      • Conferences: Swiss Accounting Research Alpine Camp (SARAC) 2018, Annual Accounting Conference 2018 ESMT Berlin, European Accounting Association (EAA) meeting 2018, FARS 2019 

    Work in Progress: 

    • Delegated Monitoring: the Effectiveness and Pricing of Bond Indenture Trustees
      (mit Christian Andres und André Betzer) 

      • Conferences: German Finance Association (DGF) 2012, Münster Banken-Workshop 2012, FMA Atlanta 2012

    • Do Financial Advisors Matter for M&A Pre-Announcement Returns?
      (mit Jasmin Gider und André Betzer) 

      • ConferencesGerman Finance Association (DGF) 2017, Swiss Finance Association (SGF) 2018


    • On the Choice of Duality: Evidence from a Mandatory Disclosure Rule
      (mit Marc Goergen und Meik Scholz-Daneshgari). 

      • Conferences: German Finance Association (DGF) 2018

    • The Role of Reputation in Investment Banking: A Survey
      (mit Christian Andres, André Betzer und William L. Megginson)

       

    Lehre

    Vorlesungen

    • "Corporate Governance" SoSe 2018 (Evaluation: 1,1)
    • "Empirical Applications in Investments and Finance" WiSe 17/18 (nicht evaluiert)
    • "Corporate Governance" SoSe 2017 (Evaluation: 1,2)

    Seminare

    • "Leaders in Business and Finance: Who they are, why they differ, and how they matter" SoSe 2018 (Evaluation: 1,3)
    • "Mergers & Acquisitions" WiSe 17/18 (Evaluation: 1,0)
    • "Leaders in Business and Finance: Who they are, why they differ, and how they matter" SoSe 2017 (Evaluation: 1,2)
    • "Leaders in Business and Finance: Who they are, why they differ, and how they matter" WiSe 16/17
      (nicht evaluiert) 

    PhD

    • "Academic Writing, Paper Presentation and Discussion"

    Leaders in Business and Finance: Who they are, why they differ, and how they matter

    Leaders in Business and Finance: Who they are, why they differ, and how they matterWS 2015/16