Meet our team at FiRRM
His research focuses on financial innovation and data analysis. He publishes in internationally recognized journals and has co-authored a bestselling book on credit risk published in the second edition by Wiley Finance. He holds a Ph.D. in Finance on the dynamics of credit risk, a work recognized with the Reuters Innovation award. He studied quantitative economics, philosophy, and law at the University of Bonn.
Peter is a frequent speaker on the international conference, trainer for several companies and conducts consultancy projects for financial institutions and corporates.
Timotheos Paraskevopoulos studied Economics and Quantitative Finance at the University of Kiel. Before focusing on master studies he spent an exchange semester at the University of Stockholm, Sweden working in fields of microeconomics, Swedish and development economics. During his studies, he spent several years as a working student at Chair of Monetary Economics and International Finance at the University of Kiel. In his master thesis, T. Paraskevopoulos developed and implemented a novel GA-enhanced ANN for forecasting the FOREX market.
Since 2015 he is working as a research fellow at the Centre for Finance, Risk & Resource Management, TU Dortmund. His research specialty is in the fields of wavelets, computational intelligence and natural language processing with a strong link to economics and finance.