Global Thought Leader and Spokesperson for the IBM Watson Financial Services
Paolo Sironi is a globally recognised author in portfolio management and financial innovation. In his current role as FinTech Thought Leader and Spokesperson for IBM Investment and Risk Analytics, he links strategic innovation in Finance and Technology – demonstrating international expertise in Wealth and Asset Management, Risk Management, Trading and Digital transformation. A pioneer in understanding the practical implications of AI and FinTech digitalisation to manage institutional risks and personal wealth, Paolo founded a FinTech joint-venture (2008) to integrate investment management and Goal Based Investing principles. The company became a part of IBM (2012) following the acquisition of funding partner Algorithmics, world leader of risk management architectures. Paolo has over a decade of quantitative expertise. He was previously head of market and counterparty risk modelling at Banca Intesa Sanpaolo. He is also the author of ‘FinTech Innovation: from Robo- Advisors to Goal Based Investing and Gamification’ (Wiley 2016) and ‘Modern Portfolio Management: From Markowitz to Probabilistic Scenario Optimisation’ (RiskBooks, 2015); as well as a co-author of ‘The FinTech Book’ (Wiley, 2016). Paolo’s posts can be read on specialised media, LinkedIn, and Twitter @thepsironi, or on his personal website: www.thepsironi.com.
“Paolo Sironi has over a decade
of quantitative expertise and is a
globally recognised author in portfolio
management and financial innovation.”