Supervisor: Oliver G. Spalt
Leah Zimmerer was born in Aschaffenburg, Germany. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Corporate Management and Economics from Zeppelin University in Friedrichshafen and with a Master's degree in Management with a major in Finance from University of Mannheim. During her studies she spent one year in England at University of Chester. She worked as a teaching assistant for undergraduate courses for business mathematics at the Zeppelin University. Leah acquired practical experience through internships in different fields such as investment controlling and banking. In her Master Thesis, she examined the influence of investor sentiment on mutual fund managers.