After completing a bank apprenticeship in 2017, Gerrit von Zedlitz obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration at the University of Mannheim in 2020. After his Bachelor's degree and internships in management consulting, auditing and tax consulting, he completed his Master’s degree in Management at the University of Mannheim in 2022, specializing in accounting and taxation. During his studies, Gerrit spent two semesters abroad, one at the University of Toronto and one at BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo. Moreover, he worked as a research assistant at the university and at the ZEW in Mannheim. Recently, he interned at the EU Tax Observatory in Paris and at the Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE in Frankfurt. In September 2022, Gerrit joined the Accounting Track of the Center of Doctoral Studies in Business.