Fabio Caccioli is a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at University College London. He was previously a research associate at the Centre for Risk Studies, University of Cambridge, and a postdoctoral fellow at the Santa Fe Institute (Santa Fe, US). Fabio holds a PhD in Statistical Physics from the International School for Advanced Studies (Trieste, Italy). His research focuses on the application of statistical mechanics to the study of economic and financial systems, in particular on systemic risk and financial stability. Other interests include complex networks and non-equilibrium statistical mechanics.