Prof. Dr. Holger Daske

Prof. Dr. Holger Daske

Chair of Accounting and Capital Markets


Main fields of research

  • Financial Reporting and Disclosure
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • U.S. GAAP
  • Standard Setting
  • Capital Market Communication
  • Investor Relations and Corporate Valuation
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Accounting of Financial Institutions

Curriculum vitae

1999 Diplom-Kaufmann (M.Sc. in Business Administration), Goethe-University, Frankfurt
2001–2002 Visiting Scholar, University of Wales / Lancaster University
2005 Dr. rer. pol., Goethe-University, Frankfurt
2006–2007 Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
2007–2010 Professor of Business Administration, Accounting and Finance, University of Mannheim
Since 2010 Professor of Business Administration, Accounting and Capital Markets, University of Mannheim

Selected memberships

  • IFRS Advisory Council, IFRS Foundation
  • International Association for Accounting Education & Research (IAAER)
  • American Accounting Association (AAA)
  • European Accounting Association (EAA)
  • Verein für Socialpolitik, Ausschuss für Unternehmensrechnung
  • Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft für Betriebswirtschaft e.V., Arbeitskreis Finanzierungsrechnung
  • Director University Partnership CFA Institute
  • Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft e.V.
  • Deutscher Hochschulverband (DHV)
  • Mannheimer Forum Accounting & Taxation e.V.

Prizes, awards, honors

  • AAA Distinguished Contribution to the Accounting Literature Award (2016)
  • AAA Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Best Paper Award (2016)
  • VHB Best Conference Paper Award (2016)
  • EFMA Best Paper Award (2015)
  • Emerald Citations of Excellence Award (2012, 2014)
  • IAAER/KPMG Research Grants – Informing the IASB Decision Process (2010, 2013)
  • European Accounting Association: Best Paper Award (2008)
  • AAA International Accounting Section Best Paper Award (2005)
  • Winner at the EAA Doctoral Colloquium and representative at the AAA Doctoral Consortium (2002)

Selected publications