Nikolai Haring is currently a self-employed management consultant and a lecturer at various universities and organisations for continuing education. After completing his studies at the Vienna University of Economics and Business he joined the faculty and completed his PhD. His main area of interest is accounting, controlling and finance. After having worked for seven years in industry, mainly in controlling and holding leading positions, he returned to academia. His experience also encompasses in house-trainings (e. g. for Hofer). His consultancy work includes clients such as BUWOG and Raiffeisen Landesbank NÖ-Wien.