Diep Tran has been a research assistant and doctoral student at the Allianz Endowed Chair of Finance since October 2020. She received a Master's Degree in Finance from WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management. In addition, she completed an exchange semester at Mannheim University in Germany and Durham University in the United Kingdom. She has previously worked and gained experience at Henkel AG and Ernst & Young Vietnam. Her research focuses on financial technology, blockchain and behavioural finance.