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Professor Martin Glaum

Professor of International Accounting at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management

Martin Glaum holds the Chair of International Accounting at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management.

Prior to joining the WHU in 2014, he was Professor of International Management and Accounting at Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen (1999 - 2014) and Professor of International Management at the Europa-Universität Viadrina in Frankfurt/Oder (1995 – 1999).

Professor Glaum has held visiting positions at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (1999), St. Gallen University (2003), the London School of Economics and Political Science (2008), DePaul University, Chicago (2011), the University of International Business & Economics, Bejing (2009, 2013) and Tolouse School of Management (2016).

Professor Glaum’s research interests are in the areas of international accounting and international financial management. He has published several books and numerous articles on these topics in leading German and international journals (e.g., European Accounting Review, Accounting and Business Research, Journal of International Accounting Research, Journal of International Business Studies).

He works closely together with the German Accounting Standards Committee where he is the Chairman of the Financial Instruments Working Party. From 2010 to 2014, he was a member of the Executive Committee of the International Association of Accounting Education and Research (IAAER). Since 2013, he is a member of the Research Advisory Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW).

Professor Glaum has taught in German and foreign MBA programs as well as in corporate development programs. He is a member of the Finance Steering Committee of Bayer AG, Leverkusen, and he has worked, as a consultant and in executive education, with leading European companies (e.g. Airbus/EADS, Deutsche Telekom, Ernst & Young, Lafarge, Porsche, Schering, Volkswagen).

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