Dr. Antonis Alexandridis joined the Kent Business School at the University of Kent in September 2016. He holds a PhD in Finance from the Department of Accounting and Finance at the University of Macedonia, Greece (2010), a Master's degree in Financial Mathematics from Heriot-Watt University and University of Edinburgh, UK (2004), and a degree in Applied Mathematics with focus on finance from the University of Crete, Greece (2003).
During 2012 – 2016 he was with the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Kent. He was Director of Studies for the BSc Financial Mathematics programme between 2014 and 2016. Prior to joining the University of Kent he was with the Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece and the Department of Financial & Management Engineering, University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece (Adjunct Faculty Member).
His research interests have always been closely related to weather risk management, to modelling and pricing of financial derivatives and to Artificial Intelligence and Financial Engineering.
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Dr Alexandridis' research interests have always been closely related to financial engineering and financial derivative modelling, pricing, and forecasting. He has worked extensively in the area of weather derivatives pricing and weather risk management. Also, his work includes the use of Machine Learning in the area of finance and especially for modelling and forecasting prices of weather derivatives.
He has published 2 books in Weather Risk Management (Springer) and in Wavelet Neural Networks (John Wiley & Sons).back to top
CB8014: Financial Data Modelling / MA938: Applied Financial Econometricsback to top
Dr Antonis Alexandridis acts as a consultant to Eurobank and Eurobank Property Services for the development of an Automatic Valuation Property Model using Neural Networks.