Daniela Thakkar works as a methodology and membership executive for Global Credit Data (formerly known as PECDC), a cooperative non-profit association owned by banks, formed to collect and share credit default data and assist banks in building and benchmarking PD, LGD and EAD models. Daniela has 12 years of experience in credit risk management, modelling and reporting. Prior to Global Credit Data, she was heading the financial risk team at Delta Lloyd Bank where she was responsible among others for the Basel III migration plan and the implementation of AIRB-compliant credit risk models. Her profile is rounded by risk positions at RSU Rating Service Unit, PricewaterhouseCoopers and NIBC.