Alessandro graduated from the London Business School with a doctorate in Finance. He also holds degrees from Bocconi University (B.Sc. Economics - Laurea DES; M.Sc. Economics - MEc). His academic experience includes positions at Tilburg University, the European University Institute, and the University of Verona. He is currently an Associate Professor of Quantitative Finance at the Catholic University of Milan (http://docenti.unicatt.it/eng/alessandro_sbuelz/). Alessandro's research interests are in asset pricing, asset allocation, and credit risk. His work includes papers published in several academic journals (among them, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Management Science, and Quantitative Finance).