Carol Alexander

Carol Alexander
International Fellow

Areas of expertise: Crypto Asset Markets, Derivatives, Econometrics, Risk Management

Carol Alexander is Professor of Finance at the University of Sussex and co-editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Banking and Finance.  She is also a Visiting Professor at Peking University HSBC Business School.  She has also held several positions in financial institutions: Fixed Income Trader at UBS/Phillips and Drew (UK); Academic Director of Algorithmics (Canada); Director of Nikko Global Holdings and Head of Market Risk Modeling (UK); Risk Research Advisor, SAS (USA). She also acts as an expert witness and consultant in financial modelling. From 2010 – 2012, Carol was Chair of the Board of PRMIA (Professional Risk Manager’s International Association)

Professor Alexander holds degrees from the University of Sussex (BSc First Class, Mathematics with Experimental Psychology; PhD Algebraic Number Theory) and the London School of Economics (MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics).

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