Anna Maria is a 4th year Ph.D. researcher at the Law Department of the European University Institute, studying Fintech regulation.
She holds an M.A. in Law from Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, where she wrote her master thesis on the regulation of crowdfunding, and an L.LM. in Comparative, European and International Laws from the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. In her doctoral research, Anna Maria focuses on corporate governance and corporate sustainability in Fintech, showing how both can be incorporated into organizational structures and business models of Fintech corporations. The arguments of her thesis are built upon an ethnographic study conducted within the Fintech industry in the years 2016-2019.
Prior commencing her Ph.D., Anna Maria worked at international law firms in Warsaw, and in the Legal Department at one of the largest banks in Poland. While at the EUI, she also worked as a research assistant to prof. Hans-W. Micklitz, and was a member of the ARTSY team, investigating the challenges for consumer law and policy stemming from the use of artificial intelligence by business. More recently, Anna Maria worked in a Fintech company, in the Legal and Regulatory department.