Professional Experience

since 4/2018                                    Portfolio Manager, Deka Investment GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Quantitative Products Asset Allocation

03/2011- 09/2011                           Project Management and Business Development, Credit Suisse Asset Management Immobilien KAG, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Department of Management Services

01/2007 – 02/2011                      Real Estate Fund of Fund Manager (9/2009-02/2011) and Real Estate Research Analyst (1/2007-7/2009), Credit Suisse Asset Management Immobilien KAG, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Department of Real Estate Strategy and Portfolio Solutions 

 

Academic Experience

4/2016 - 3/2018                               Stand-In Chair Professor for Statistics and Econometrics, University of Freiburg

10/2011 - 3/2018                             Assistant Professor for Financial Market Econometrics, University of Duisburg-Essen, Institute of Economics and Business Administration

Winter 2010/2011                           Guest Lecturer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), University of Karlsruhe (Germany), Institute of Economics, Department of Econometrics and Statistics, Prof. Dr. Svetlozar T. Rachev

Winter 2006/2007                           Tutor, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (Germany), Faculty of Economics, Department of Empirical Economics and Econometrics, Prof. Dr. Siegfried Hauser

Summer 2006                                   Tutor, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (Germany), Faculty of Economics, Institute of Traffic Research and Regional Policy, Prof. Dr. Günter Knieps

 

Education

11/2007 – 12/2010                         PhD in Economics, Dr. rer. pol., Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), University of Karlsruhe, Topic: “Statistical Methods of Strategic Portfolio Management”

10/2002 – 4/2007                            Diploma in Economics (Diplom-Volkswirt), Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Germany  (with guest studies at University of Basel, Switzerland)


Reviewing

Papers were reviewed for the following journals and institutions:


  • Journal of International Money and Finance

  • Economic Modelling

  • German Economic Review

  • Journal of Risk

  • Financial Markets and Portfolio Management

  • Credit and Capital Markets (formerly Kredit und Kapital)

  • Real Estate Economics

  • National Tax Journal

  • Zeitschrift für Immobilienökonomie

  • Fritz Thyssen Stiftung