Ye Song is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Finance department, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. His main research interests include corporate finance, banking, and financial intermediaries. Before joining Frankfurt School, Ye was a research master (specialized in finance) at Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University. He finished his bachelor (in financial accounting) with a Cum Laude in Central South University, China. Before entering academia, he had some industrial experience in KPMG.