George Christodoulakis is currently an Associate Professor of Finance at Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK. He served as the Secretary of State for Asset Restructuring and Privatizations of Greece between 2009 and 2012 and was formerly employed as an Advisor to the Governor of the (Central) Bank of Greece, an academic at Cass Business School of City University, London and the University of Exeter, as well as an advisor in the international financial sector. He has studied quantitative finance, economics, econometrics and financial regulation (PhD, MSc, MSc, LLM Module, BSc) at the University of London and the Athens University of Economics and Business.
His expertise concentrates on market and credit risk, which has applied in the market on risk management, asset management and pricing, privatization transactions, systemic financial stability and regulation. He has published extensively research work in leading international refereed journals and co-edited the book The Analytics of Risk Model Validation, published by Elsevier in 2008 and the Journal of Risk Model Validation, published by Risk Journals since 2006.