Hannes Wagner is Associate Professor of Finance at Bocconi University. He is also a Fellow at the IGIER Institute for Economic Research. He holds a PhD in Finance from University of Munich, and a master and an undergraduate degree from University of Munich as well. Hannes conducts research that focuses on corporate finance, corporate governance, family firms, boards of directors, law and finance, financial regulation, and institutional investors. His work has appeared in leading journals, including the Review of Financial Studies, Review of Finance, and Journal of Corporate Finance.