Jing Lan started her Ph.D in finance at Norwegian School of Economics in 2017. Prior to joining NHH, she worked as a data analyst in a top fintech firm in China. She graduated as an M.Phil. in finance from ERIM, Erasmus University, the Netherlands in 2014. Her research interests lie on a broad context of corporate finance including, but not necessarily limited to, private equity, banking and financial intermediations.