Course speakers

Dr. Stephan Simon

Head of funding strategy & deposit analytics

Deposit Solutions

Dr. Stephan Simon is a leading European expert on Treasury, balance sheet and financial resource management. He has driven and developed Oliver Wyman's work in the Treasury space across Europe, covering a wide range of strategic topics from capital, liquidity and IRR management and optimization via technical work on IRRBB, deposit and liquidity modelling to Treasury governance, regulation and infrastructure topics. Prior to joining Oliver Wyman he has done a PhD and empirical research on ALM of financial institutions as well as worked on a wide variety of strategic FS topics as a consultant at McKinsey. He has first hand experience in liquidity management and restructuring during the financial crisis 2008.

Vera Economou

Senior Liquidity Risk Manager

Raiffeisen Bank International AG

Vera has been working at Raiffeisen Bank for 8 years and is responsible for liquidity risk position management. She is involved in methodological development of Group-wide risk models of expected cash flows realization and future behavior of customer loans, deposits, and off-balance sheet products.

Dr. Csaba Burger

ALM Treasury data scientist

BNP Paribas Germany

Dr. Csaba Burger, CFA, is an experienced financial professional with a demonstrated history of modelling the interest rate risk of the banking book (IRRBB), as well as other risk and data science-related topics in the financial services industry. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from University of Oxford with a focus on occupational pensions. Prior to his PhD, he worked for the Global Banking Profit Pools of McKinsey & Company. After graduation, he was active pursuing various risk and data science-related projects, and re-joined University of Oxford as a Visiting Research Associate for a period of time. Today, he is the ALM Treasury data scientist at BNP Paribas Germany.