Prof. Dr. Zacharias Sautner

Professor of Finance, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Zacharias is Professor of Finance at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and works on sustainable finance, ESG, and climate finance. He is an Associate Editor at the Review of Financial Studies, and a Regular Research Visitor at the ECB. In February 2019, he was ranked #2 in Germany among professors in business administration (#1 in finance) based on his A+ publications (age of 40 or below) by Forschungsmonitoring.org. One of his articles was ranked among the top 3 most cited articles over last 5 years in the Journal of Finance (May 2021). His research has been cited more than 4000 times according to Google Scholar and was downloaded 60,000+ times on SSRN. His expertise is cited in newspapers such as Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Financial Times or Die Zeit, and his climate finance research by IMF, ECB, European Commission, or the ESRB. Zacharias has won various awards for his research, refereeing, and teaching.

Morning Sessions


Chances & Challenges for the European Financial Industry