Paolo is a financial economist specialising in P2P Financial Systems and Systemic Risk. Paolo holds an M.A in Politics and Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Padua and a M.Sc. in Economics and Finance from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. He did his PhD studies in Business between the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and ETH, Zürich. Current appointments: Research Economist at Deutsche Bundesbank, Research Fellow at CFS Goethe University, Research Associate at LSE, Honorary Senior Research Fellow at University College London and Director at ECUREX.