Friday, 21 June 2013, 10am to 5pm
Dr Valerio Potì is Head of Economics, Finance & Entrepreneurship and Director of the MSc in Finance at Dublin City University, where he teaches financial engineering and risk management. After graduating from Bocconi University, he worked as a trader on the Milan equity option market. He was later head of a large financial engineering desk, structuring financial products for retail customers and institutional investors. After gaining a PhD in finance at Trinity College Dublin, he began teaching courses in derivatives and financial engineering. His research expertise includes models of financial volatility, pricing and valuation, and equity trading strategies. His consulting activities include advising banks on risk and capital management, and on value creation policies that link incentives to performance.