Hannes Wagner is Associate Professor of Finance at Bocconi University. He is a Fellow at the IGIER Institute for Economic Research and holds a PhD in Finance from University of Munich, and a master and an undergraduate degree from University of Munich as well. Hannes conducts prize-winning research focusing on corporate finance, investor activism, corporate social responsibility, institutional investors, and corporate misconduct. His work has been published in leading academic journals, including the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Financial Economics, and the Review of Finance, and has been featured in the Economist, the Financial Times, and Harvard Business Review. His research has been sponsored by the Government Pension Fund of Norway (NBIM) in 2016.