Alexander Tsorlinis has worked for 20 years in market risk management. Starting with Creditanstalt in 1996 he specialized in the development of internal market risk models. Creditanstalt was the first bank with an approved market risk model 1998 in Austria. After a couple of mergers which ended in UniCredit Bank Austria Alexander stayed until 2007 in the merged organization working in the field of market and counterparty risk management. In 2008 Alexander moved to Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) heading the newly created market risk management unit functionally responsible for the entire group for market risk trading and banking book.