Prof. Dr. Ursula Walther has been professor of finance at Berlin School of Economics and Law since 2012. Her areas of research and teaching are financial risk management, investment strategies, corporate finance and banking. Ursula Walther graduated from the University in Bonn in Mathematics and from the FernUniversität in Hagen in Business Administration. She holds a doctorate in Mathematics from University of Giessen. Prior to her current position she was professor of financial risk management at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (2007-2012), junior professor for financial services management at TU Bergakademie Freiberg (2001 – 2007) and worked as asset & liability manager at Envia Energie Sachsen Brandenburg AG (2000-2001) and as portfolio manager at Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1998-2000).
Prof. Dr. Ursula Walther regularly presents at scientific conferences and publishes her research in academic journals. She acts as a consultant in the areas of risk management and finance.