FORA.tv Speaker - Paul Embrechts

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Biography

Paul Embrechts specializes in actuarial mathematics and quantitative risk management. He has held previous academic positions at the Universities of Leuven, Limburg, and London (Imperial College). He is an elected fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, honorary fellow of the Institute and the Faculty of Actuaries, corresponding member of the Italian Institute of Actuaries, member honoris causa of the Belgian Institute of Actuaries and is on the editorial board of numerous scientific journals.

He co-authored the influential books Modelling of Extremal Events for Insurance and Finance (Springer, 1997) and Quantitative Risk Management: Concepts, Techniques and Tools (Princeton University Press, 2005). Embrechts consults on issues in quantitative risk management for financial institutions, insurance companies, and international regulatory authorities.

1 Program

Managing the Risks of Extreme Weather Events

02.03.10 | 01:19:33 min | 2 comments