Christina Kannegießer was born in Gehrden, Germany. She obtained her Bachelor‘s degree (B.Sc.) in Business, Spanish Language, and Culture at Copenhagen Business School, during which she spent one semester abroad at Deusto Business School in San Sebastián, Spain. After a year of internships, one at a Danish pharmaceutical start-up in Copenhagen and one at Continental Tires in Hanover, Christina came to Mannheim to acquire her Master‘s degree (M.Sc.) in Management (MMM). During her graduate studies, Christina spent a semester abroad at Korea University in Seoul. Moreover, she worked at the Chair of Corporate Social Responsibility as a student assistant and interned at Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in Eschborn. Christina joined the Management Track of the Center of Doctoral Studies in Business in September 2020.