27/02/2013 - Invited Talk #5: Risk and Insurance: Invited Talk by Monica Mächler and Hugues Pirotte


27 Feb 2013 - 27 Nov 2013

The Invited Talks are part of the Academic Chair ‘Stewardship of Finance’ founded by Vrije Universiteit Brussel and sponsored by six major insurance companies. The Holder of the Chair is the famous Belgian anthropologist, Paul Jorion. The project benefits from an active contribution by ULB and Vesalius College. The chair will give rise to new insights in the ethics and morals of financial activities, more specifically of insurance and financial management.


19.30-21.30h: Invited Talk by Monica Mächler and Hugues Pirotte on Risk and Insurance

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Bios / Slides

Monica Mächler has served on several expert commissions of the Swiss Confederation, is a lecturer in an international business law program at Zurich University, and publishes regularly. Until September 2012 she has been Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA.

Hugues Pirotte is professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, ULB. He is cofounder of the Finance Club of Brussels and Finmetrics. He is also member of the BEL20 Committee.