Speakers

Speakers

Course speakers

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Sjoerd Kampen

Senior manager

Deloitte

Sjoerd works in the Financial Risk team of Deloitte, with almost 10 years of experience in the financial sector. He has worked on numerous assignments in the areas of model risk management, model development and validation within the financial services industry, including banks, insurers and investment managers. His focus is on the development of model risk management frameworks, model risk management tooling and on the model development and validation of regulatory and non-regulatory market risk models.

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Peter Plochan

EMEA principal risk specialist

SAS

FRM certified Risk Management specialist with strong analytical mindset and finance background. By combining my 10+ years of Risk Management experience with SAS Analytical and Risk & Finance Solutions I am uniquely positioned to provide the leading financial institutions with valuable advice for addressing their Risk & Finance management challenges.

My main Finance & Risk Management competency areas include:
- Finance and Risk Management technology;
- Risk regulations ( Basels /CRDs, ICAAP, ILAAP, Solvency II, ORSA);
- Accounting standards: IFRS 9 ;
- Enterprise Risk Management;
- Model Risk Management;
- Financial Risk Management and Asset Liability Management;
- Risk data / analytics;
- Planning, Forecasting, Stress Testing, Scenario analysis and Capital management.
- Risk and Finance integration

I am passionate about helping companies to improve their existing risk and finance processes, providing advice, educating and driving business development in the areas above.

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Radka Margitova

Senior manager | financial services risk consulting

PwC

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Gilles Artaud

Head of model risk audit

Crédit Agricole Group

Gilles Artaud has been working in investment banking for the last 25 years, where he held various positions within Quant, Front Office, IT and Risk Departments, working all along on many underlying types, pricing, validation, regulatory and economic capital, market risk and counterparty credit risk topics. 

After managing IT and Quant teams in the 1st line of defence (Front Office), he moved to 2nd line of defence (Risk and Validation) to lead topics around CCR, XVA, IM and many regulatory topics.

Gilles is now in charge for the 3rd line of defence of Model Audit for Group Inspection in Group Crédit Agricole SA, managing the transformation of Model Audit induced by new models, framework, market and business evolutions, new fields of application and compliance with ever-increasing regulations. 

 

 

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Sonia Sodhi

Senior model risk manager - risk governance

Aegon

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Jos Gheerardyn

Co-founder and CEO

Yields.io

Jos is the co-founder and CEO of Yields.io. Prior to his current role he has been active in quantitative finance both as a manager and as an analyst. Over the past 15 years he has been working with leading international investment banks as well as with award winning start-up companies. He is the author of multiple patents applying quantitative risk management techniques to imbalance markets. Jos holds a PhD in superstring theory from the University of Leuven (Belgium).

Anne-Cécile Krieg

Deputy head of model risk management

Société Générale

Anne-Cécile is currently deputy head of Model Risk Management at Société Générale. Her diverse background in the banking industry as independent reviewer of own funds models, CIB strategist and structuring engineer for institutional clients provides her a large view on the model life cycle, combined with a deep knowledge on various model types. 

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Koen Dessens

Partner

Deloitte

Koen Dessens leads the Financial Risk team at Deloitte and has over 17 year of experience in the financial sector. With that experience he brings insights across a wide range of model types, with a focus on credit, market and economic capital methodologies. He is responsible for the model risk management initiative at Deloitte and has assisted numerous financial institutions with building a leading model risk management framework.