Alexander Wagner

Professor of Finance, University of Zurich; Senior Chair, Swiss Finance Institute; CEPR Research Fellow

Alexander Wagner is a Professor of Finance at the University of Zurich and Senior Chair of the Swiss Finance Institute. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Economy and Government from Harvard University. He is CEPR Research Fellow and an ECGI Research Associate. In his hometown Linz, Austria, he completed studies in economics and law. His research focuses on corporate finance and governance, sustainable finance, and behavioral economics and finance. Wagner’s practical experience derives from his work as an independent counsel for PwC and from serving as the chairman of a proxy advisor.

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