Matthias Bauer is a senior economist at the European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE) in Brussels, Belgium. He studied business administration at the University of Hull, United Kingdom, and economics at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany.
He received his Ph.D. after joining the Bundesbank graduate program on “Foundations of Global Financial Markets and Financial Stability.” Before joining ECIPE, Matthias was the coordinator of international political economy at the international cooperation division of Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Berlin. He previously held positions at DekaBank, UBS and Mercedes-Benz China. He also works as a start-up and business development consultant.