Economic studies at the University of Zurich, specialising in business and politics (M.A., summa cum laude, 2007), thesis on competition and innovation; Undergraduate studies in geography at the University of Zurich (2002).

Professional Experience:

Adjunct Fellow at Avenir Suisse (2016–19); Project manager at Avenir Suisse (2010–16); Research Assistant at Avenir Suisse (2008–10); Internship in Asset Management at Bank Vontobel (2008); Research Assistant at the Chair for Public Finance and Macroeconomics under Prof. Dr. Dr. Falkinger (2006); Various tutorships in micro- and macroeconomics at the University of Zurich (2004–07).