Prof. Dr. Holger Daske

Prof. Dr. Holger Daske

Chair of Accounting and Capital Markets

Chair website

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