Gabriela began her studies within the undergraduate program in mathematics (minor economics) at the Technische Universität München in October 2012. After studying abroad at CIMAT in Guanajuato (Mexico) and KTH in Stockholm (Sweden), she joined the elite graduate program Finance and Information Management (FIM) at the Technische Universität München and the Universities of Augsburg and Bayreuth in October 2016. In the framework of a research project at the University of Calgary, she graduated with her master's thesis on "Hawkes Processes in Insurance". During her studies, Gabriela gained practical experience through two internships within the Financial Services division of KPMG. In July 2019, Gabriela started her PhD at the ERGO Center of Excellence in Insurance at the Chair of Mathematical Finance.