seit 2006 Habilitandin am Lehrstuhl für innovatives Markenmanagement (LiM), Bremen
2002 - 2005 Director in European Equity Sales at Merrill Lynch, marketing European equities to institutional clients
1998 - 2002 Director in European Equity Sales at Citigroup, marketing European equities to institutional clients
1996 - 1998 Equity Analyst for the media sector at HSBC James Capel
1993 - 1996 Ph.D. (doctorate) in Marketing thesis: 'Trade union membership selection - a consumer behaviourist model'
1991/92 Diploma in Management Studies, University of Cambridge
1988 - 1991 Bachelor in philosophy (BA hons), University of Cambridge