Sjoerd works in the Financial Risk team of Deloitte, with over 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.
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.
Director | financial services risk consulting
Head, portfolio quantitative research
Lloyds Banking Group
Suman Datta heads up the Portfolio Quantitative Research function within Lloyds Banking Group Markets division and is responsible for strategic cross-asset portfolio analytics covering FRTB, Prudential Valuation, Initial Margin, PnL Attribution and Stress Testing.
Suman also acts as the business/IT partner for architecting the next-generation risk and valuation platform to be used by trading, risk and finance functions. His background is in quantitative finance, technology and business strategy and key areas of interest are in bank regulation, digitisation and application of quantitative methods in new areas within finance
Manager | Financial Services Risk Consulting
Global head of algorithmic trading model risk management
Head of model risk management americas
Manan N. Rawal, EVP and Head of Model Risk Management of HNAH since September 2017. He joined HSBC in 2008 and has held positions in client risk management, market risk, and stress testing. Prior to joining HSBC in 2008, Mr. Rawal has held trading and asset management roles at DKR Capital, Advent Capital, Swiss Re and Deutsche Bank spanning a period from 1994 – 2007.
He has an international executive MBA (Trium – HEC Paris, NYU, and the London School of Economics), M.Sc. in Economics (London School of Economics) and a B.S. in Finance from the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania). He is also an adjunct faculty member of the New York Institute of Finance (https://www.nyif.com/).
His interests include thinking about the impact of technology / data / analytics on society, wine, traveling, and focusing on the positive.
Philipp is a Senior Manager in PwC Germany‘s Quantitative Risk Advisory team and is coordinating the PwC offering for FRTB Internal Models throughout Continental Europe. He works primarily in the areas of market risk internal models and quantitative risk management. He has assisted a number of clients on projects related to the introduction and validation of FRTB models or model components.
Before joining PwC Philipp was working with a German based consultancy which specializes in quantitative risk management. His clients include various international commercial banks. His latest engagements focus on Market Risk and Counterparty Risk Model validations and policy frameworks.