Dr. Nilüfer Schindler combines more than 10 years of scientific research experience in the specialist fields of finance, statistics and applied mathematics. Before moving to Kieger, she was a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Department of Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich, where she was responsible for supporting numerous projects in areas including quantitative portfolio management, international equity trading strategies and risk management for the performance evaluation of various asset classes.

Dr. Nilüfer Schindler studied Financial Mathematics at Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey before obtaining her doctorate in Finance at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. As a PhD student, she also spent a guest semester at Stanford University, Palo Alto, California (USA).