Dr. Silke Finken is a Professor of International Management at the International School of Management. Her research focus are innovation management, financial services as well as strategic management. Previously she was a Senior Vice President Operations and Services at DZ BANK AG, responsible for strategic projects and regulatory affair as well as the head of the innovation and consulting management for transaction banking. Before joining DZ BANK AG, Dr. Silke Finken was a project manager at Bain & Company’s financial service practice. She holds a PhD in Finance from Frankfurt University.