Team

Members of the efl

Professors

Member of the Board
Prof. Dr. Carsten Binnig is part of the Department of Computer Science at the TU Darmstadt in Darmstadt, Germany. He…
Vice Chairman of the Board
Prof. Dr. Peter Gomber holds the Chair of e-Finance at the University of Frankfurt. He is Co-Chairman and Member of the…
Member of the Board
Prof. Dr. Hackethal's empirical research is on individual investment behavior, the role of financial advice and on…
Chairman of the Board
Oliver Hinz is Professor of Information Systems and Information Management. His main topics at efl - the Data Science…
Member of the Board
Prof. Dr. Bernd Skiera has held the Chair of Electronic Commerce at the Faculty of Economics and Business at…

All Active Team Members

Research Assistant
Clara Ament is a research assistant at Goethe University. She works in the field of information security. In particular,…
Research Assistant
Micha Bender focuses on empirical financial market research. Furthermore, he is interested in the application of machine…
Research Assistant
Mariia Bilousova joined the efl-The Data Science Institute as a research assistant in January 2021. She is interested in…
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Konstantin Bräuer conducts empirical research on individual investor behavior, the role of financial advice and…
Research Assistant
Tino Cestonaro joined the team in April 2020. His research focuses on Market Microstructure, Financial Machine Learning,…
Research Assistant
Johannes Chen studied Business Informatics at the Technical University of Darmstadt. During his studies, he focused on…
Postdoctoral Researcher
Benjamin Clapham conducts empirical research at the intersection of finance and information systems. His work has been…
Research Assistant
Jonas De Paolis joined the team in July 2020, focusing on Market Microstructure, Deep Learning, esp. Graph Neural…
Research Assistant
Muriel Frank is a research assistant at the efl-The Data Science Institute. She works in the field of information…
Research Assistant
Lukas Jürgensmeier studied business administration at the University of Augsburg (B.Sc.) and Goethe University (M.Sc.),…
Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr. Koch engages in education and research concerning Digital Finance and FinTech(s), with special focus on digital and…
Research Assistant
In September 2019 Orian Mahlow joined the Chair of Electronic Commerce at Goethe University as research assistant and…
Research Assistant
Maximilian Matthe (1992) holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Economics (Minor: Computer Science) from the University of…
Research Assistant
Celina Proffen is currently working at the Chair of Macroeconomics and Development and pursues empirical projects based…
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Lukas Manuel Ranft is a research assistant at Goethe University. He works in the field of financial data infrastructure.…
Research Assistant
Julian Schmidt joined the efl - the Data Science Institute as a research assistant in February 2022. His research areas…

Alumni

Research Assistant
Since March 2018, Benjamin M. Abdel-Karim is a research assistant of Prof. Dr. Oliver Hinz at the Chair of Information…
Professor of Business Information Systems at Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Professor für BWL - Marketing Management
Research Assistant
Assistant Professor of Strategy and General Management at ESADE Business School, Barcelona
Assistant Professor of Marketing at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Research Assistant
Lecturer in Information Security, Governance and Leadership
Lennart Jaeger is a Lecturer at the University of Queensland.
Head of Customer Experience at BAUR Versand, Burgkunstadt
Postdoctoral Researcher
Jens Lausen is a postdoctoral researcher at the efl and part of the "Data Science for Financial Services" research…
Research Assistant
Sven focuses on market microstructure research and risk management topics. He is also interested in machine learning…
Alumnus
Nicolas Pfeuffer studied Business Informatics at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt (M.Sc.). During his master’s program,…
Research Assistant
Research Assistant
Assistant Professor of Marketing at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill NC
Research Assistant
Research Assistant
Timo Schäfer analyzes how investors process textual information on financial markets. Besides his research, he is one of…
Associate Professor of Marketing at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Professor
Prof. Ralf Steinmetz worked for over nine years in industrial research and development of distributed multimedia systems…
External Ph.D. Candidate
Head of Strategic IT Supplier Management at Volkswagen Financial Services AG
Research Assistant

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