Dr. Florian Stellner

Former Research Fellow

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research

Areas of Interest:

Technological Distance of Patent Portfolios, Merger and Acquisitions, Patent Transfers, Market for Technology, Financing of Innovation, Venture Capital, Applied Econometrics

Academic Résumé

2013 - 2015
Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research). Doctoral Thesis: “Technical Distance: Theoretical Foundations, Statistical Analysis and Application to Mergers and Aquisitions”

2009 - 2013
CFA program

2011 - 2012
Work Experience in Private Equity in London

2008 - 2011
Work Experience in Mergers & Acquisitions in London

2007 - 2008
Master of Science in Statistics at the London School of Economics and Political Science

2004 - 2007
Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts (honours) in Economics & Management at the University of Oxford

Presentations and Lectures

Technological Distance Measures – Theory and Empirics
Doctoral Seminar
Location: Aschau

Market Value, Innovation and IP
Doctoral Seminar
Location: Zugspitze

Academic Prizes/Honours/Scholarships

LSE Graduate Merit Award

2004 - 2008
Scholarship due to the "Bayerisches Begabtenförderungsgesetz (BayBFG)