Departmental Responsibilities

  • Coaching Bachelor and Master theses
  • Support of teaching and supervision of students at Bachelor and Master level
  • Cooperation in further education at the interface between science and practice (CAS Teaching/Coaching)
  • Management of projects with practice partners
  • Development of the dissertation project


Academic Career

  • Doctoral Studies at the Institute of Marketing and Management, Department of Management and Entrepreneurship at University of Bern, Switzerland (since 2020)
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Business Management at University of St.Gallen, Switzerland (2015 – 2017); Master Thesis : Analysis of Legitimization Strategies for High M&A Premia during the Current Merger Wave – A Behavioral Perspective on M&A
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Economics and Business Administration at University of Zurich, Switzerland, and exchange semester at Columbia University, New York, United States (2010 – 2014); Bachelor Thesis: Conceptualizing and Modelling Social Influence

Working Experience

  • Consultant in Technology Advisory & Innovation Coach at EY – Ernst & Young in Zurich, Switzerland (2018-2019)
  • Student Research Assistant at the Institute for Systemic Management and Public Governance of the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland (2015-2017)
  • Administrative Assistant at Synpulse Management Consulting in Zurich, Switzerland (2014-2015)
  • Intern in Market and Sales Management at Credit Suisse in Zurich, Switzerland (2014)
  • Assistant in Accounting and Communications at Ginetta in Zurich, Switzerland (2011-2012)
  • Administrative Assistant at Rydges Latimer in Christchurch, New Zealand (2009)
  • Apprenticeship in Office Management and Accounting Clerk at Nigu Chemie in Waldkraiburg, Germany (2005-2007)

Research Interest

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation
  • Strategic Management