Mathias Siems is Professor of Private Law and Market Regulation at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy. He previously taught at Durham University, the University of East Anglia, the University of Edinburgh and the Riga Graduate School of Law. He was also a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard Law School and a Jean Monnet Fellow at the EUI. He is graduate of the universities of Munich and Edinburgh. His publications cover a wide range of topics in the fields of corporate and securities Law, comparative law, European private law, private international law, law & economics, and empirical legal studies. For his full CV and publications see here.