Centre for Sustainable Finance

Professor Gerhard Kling

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Centre for Sustainable Finance Professorial Research Associate


Professor Gerhard Kling holds a Chair in Finance at the University of Aberdeen. 

Before joining Aberdeen, he was a Professor of International Business and Management at SOAS University of London, a Professor of Finance at the University of Southampton and held academic posts in Strategy and Finance at UWE and Utrecht University. He worked as Practice Specialist in Corporate Finance at McKinsey & Company, where he mainly focused on firm valuation, mergers and acquisitions. 

He received a PhD in Economics from the University of Tuebingen and was awarded the Dissertation Prize of the International Economic History Association. He studied Economics (Diplom Volkswirt) and Mathematics (BSc and MSc).