Prof. Dr.-Ing. Katarina Adam is a professor at the HTW Berlin in the Department of Business Administration and Engineering. She lectures regarding Corporate Finance, Accounting and Controlling.

The focus of her research and teaching activities is blockchain technology and its application possibilities in the real world, taking into account its financial aspects. Furthermore, she is co-founder of SIMMST, a startup that offers a blockchain-based reputation platform for tenants and landlords.

Before turning to teaching and research, she successfully led her own real estate company in Berlin.