I am a tenured Assistant Professor in Finance at the School of Business and Economics, VU Amsterdam. My research focuses on the global asset management industry with applications to asset pricing, corporate governance, and international finance. My work has been published in Review of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Banking and Finance, and International Review of Finance. I have been a finalist for the Spängler IQAM best paper prize in Review of Finance, semi-finalist for the best paper award at FMA, and have won the best PhD paper award at FMA Europe. In addition, I co-organize the Professional Asset Management Conference in Rotterdam. I hold a PhD from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. I have taught courses in banking, investments, portfolio management, asset pricing, and derivatives at both the undergraduate and graduate level. On this website, you can find information about my research and teaching activities. Outside of academia, I enjoy sports, comedy, and travelling. Below you can read the latest news about me.