Tobias Burggraf started as a research assistant and doctoral candidate at the Allianz Endowed Chair of Finance in August 2018. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics with focus on Finance from Goethe University Frankfurt and his Master’s degree in Finance from WHU. He also spent a semester abroad at Bocconi University in Milan. He gained experience in the field of asset management while working for HSBC, AXA Investment Managers and Commerzbank. His research interests include robust portfolio optimization, behavioral finance and alternative investments.