Our Faculty

GBS has access to a large network of highly qualified lecturers. When selecting lecturers, we value both teaching experience and practical experience equally.

In addition to the experts from the House of Finance, the Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE and the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Goethe University, renowned practitioners from the financial industry are also invited to lecture in the Master in Finance.


Prof. Dr. Volker Brühl
Managing Director
Center for Financial Studies

Assist. Prof. Dr. Marc Crummenerl
EUREX Stiftungsprofessur für Derivate

Prof. Dr. Andrej Gill
Chair of Corporate Finance
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Prof. Dr. Andreas Hackethal
House of Finance Chair for Personal Finance – sponsored by DZ BANK foundation
Goethe University
Prof. Michael Haliassos, Ph.D.
Chair for Macroeconomics and Finance
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Rainer Haselmann
SAFE Chair of Finance, Accounting & Taxation
Dr. Björn Imbierowicz
Economist, Research Center
Deutsche Bundesbank
Prof. Dr. Steffen Juranek
Department of Business and Management Science
Norwegian School of Economics
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kaiser
Honorary Professor, Goethe University
Director, Head of Operational & Reputational Risk
Dr. Julia Kapraun
Assistant Professor in Finance
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Holger Kraft
UBS Endowed Chair of Asset Pricing
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Raimond Maurer
Chair of Investment, Portfolio Management and Pension Finance
Goethe University
Dr. Norbert Metiu
Economist at the Directorate General Financial Stability
Deutsche Bundesbank
Prof. Dr. Steffen Meyer
Institute for Money and internationale Finance
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Prof. Loriana Pelizzon, PhD
Program Director of the Systemic Risk Lab and Chair in Law and Finance
SAFE / Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Christian Schlag
Chair of Derivatives and Financial Engineering
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Reinhard H. Schmidt
House of Finance Endowed Chair of Finance and Accounting (sponsored by Helaba)
Goethe University
Susan Spinner
Managing Director
CFA Society Germany

Prof. Dr. Tobias Tröger, LL.M.
Institute for Civil and Business Law

Goethe University

Prof. Dr. Louis Velthuis
Chair of Controlling
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Prof. Dr. Mark Wahrenburg
Chair of Banking and Finance
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Uwe Walz
Chair of Industrial Organization
Goethe University
Prof. Dr. Axel Wieandt

Senior Financial Services Executive


The Master in Finance provides a unique learning experience: Working and studying in parallel enables students to immediately apply their learnings into their day-to-day business. Furthermore, the stimulating environment at GBS provides an excellent opportunity for students to interact with faculty. Given the outstanding expertise of the House of Finance faculty and its excellent learning infrastructure, there is no better place in Germany to enhance your skills in the field of finance.

Prof. Dr. Christian SchlagChair of Derivatives and Financial Engineering
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