Daniel Schmidt


Arcisstrasse 21
80333 Munich 

Room: 3511

Phone: 089 - 289 25426
E-Mail: danielalexander.schmidt@tum.de



Daniel is a PhD candidate in Finance at the Technical University of Munich. His research focuses on the effects of ESG investing and passive ownership on firms and financial markets. He is a PhD fellow at the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
Prior to his PhD studies, Daniel earned a M.Sc. in Finance from Stockholm School of Economics and a M.A. in International Economic Policy from Sciences Po Paris. He holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration from University of Mannheim. 
Daniel is also a Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group where he is currently on a leave of absence to pursue doctoral studies.

Research Interests

  • Sustainable investing
  • UN Principles for Responsible Investing
  • Passive investors and index investing

Office Hours

  • By appointment