Nils is Hornet's Head of Growth. After conducting a one-year research exchange at the University of California, Irvine, he continues to work on projects in high-dimensional panel data and auction theory. His interest lies in deriving answers for the industry by using state-of-the-art research methods. His focus is on the intersection of data and quantitative methods applied to business and economic questions in the context of social network data.
Nils graduated with a bachelor's degree in econometrics and operations research at Maastricht University, Netherlands, and is currently pursuing graduate studies at Columbia University in New York. He has obtained a scholarship from the German Academic Merit Scholarship Foundation.