Tobias Fischer joined WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management as a research assistant and doctoral student at the Allianz Endowed Chair of Finance in July 2019. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Management and Economics with a focus on Finance from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and a Master’s degree in Finance from WHU. He spent a semester abroad at Jönköping University in Sweden and Washington University in St. Louis, USA. He previously gained work experience at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Boerse in London and Frankfurt. His research focuses on quantitative investment strategies and financial derivatives.