Director, Collaborative Research & Partnerships – Fin-ML Network
Rheia Khalaf, FSA, FCIA, CERA, has a keen enthusiasm for data analysis and extracting meaning from complex information. She has some 15 years of experience in financial risk consulting and asset management, and holds a BSc in actuarial mathematics / minor in business studies from Concordia University, along with an MSc in quantitative finance from the University of Zurich / Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Her mission with IVADO is to develop the Fin-ML network, mainly through an NSERC-CREATE program in Machine Learning in Quantitative Finance and Business Analytics. Ms. Khalaf aims to develop a first-class scientific network and bring together industry professionals, academic researchers, and students to develop cutting-edge financial industry expertise.