From 1996 to 2001, Daniel Beimborn studied Business Administration at Frankfurt University. In 2001 he became member of the DFG PhD Program 492 and accomplished his PhD studies at the Institute for Information Systems and at the E-Finance Lab at Frankfurt University. From 2007 to 2013, he served as Assistant Professor at the University of Bamberg, Faculty for Information Systems and Applied Computer Science. He was also Visiting Scholar at Louisiana State University (2006 and 2007) and at Georgia State University in Atlanta (2010-2011). Since March 2014, he is Professor for Information Systems at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.