Meet our team at FiRRM
Timotheos Paraskevopoulos studied Economics and Quantitative Finance at the University of Kiel. Before focusing on his master studies, he spent an exchange semester at the University of Stockholm, Sweden working in the fields of microeconomics, Swedish-, and development economics. During his studies, he spent several years as a working student at the 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 has been 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.