Julian Kriesten joined WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management as a Research Assistant to the Allianz Endowed Chair of Finance and as a Doctoral Student in October 2019. He earned a B.Sc. in International Management and M.Sc. in Finance from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Additionally, he completed a semester abroad at the Shanghai University for Finance and Economics in China, and the Durham University in the United Kingdom. He has previously worked and gained experience at Elektrisola (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Sinovation (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., B.Braun Melsungen AG, Roland Berger Holding GmbH, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures Adviser GmbH and the Brain Capital GmbH. His research focuses on over-/ and undervaluation of stocks at the interface of Capital Markets and Corporate Finance.