Larissa Katharina Ginzinger was born in 1994 in Germany. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business Administration and her Master’s degree in Economics and Finance from the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen. During her studies, she spent one semester abroad at the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, and worked as a teaching assistant at the chair of Managerial Accounting. Complementing her academic education, she gained practical experience, e.g., as a company valuation intern at the Daimler AG or as a research associate at the strategy research department at the Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW). In September 2020, Larissa joined the Finance Track of the Center for Doctoral Studies in Business at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences.