Our Prague talks began in 2015, our second centre in Eastern Europe, organised by Jan Novotny and Pavel Motuzenko.
Jan Novotny (Prague)
Jan Novotny is a Visiting Lecturer at Cass Business School and Research Fellow at the Centre for Econometric Analysis at Cass Business School. Besides the academic activities, Jan Novotny serves as a Head of Research at Richfox Capital, a Prague-based investment company, and manages Quantum Finance CZ, a quantitative consultancy company he co-founded during his PhD studies. Jan holds an MSc from Nuclear Physics from Czech Technical University and PhD in Economics from CERGE-EI.
Pavel Motuzenko (Prague)
Pavel is an experienced business executive, risk manager and quantitative developer. Pavel has over 10 years of management and entrepreneurial experience and over 15 years of software development experience. Pavel holds Master Degree in Computer Science (major in Artificial Intelligence) from Moscow State Institute of Electronic Technology, and he is a Certified Financial Risk Manager by Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). Currently Pavel works for Barclays Investment Bank (Barclays Capital) in Risk & Analytics Group.
Pavel's professional interests lie in the fields of Quantitative Development and Trading, Functional Programming, and Risk Management. Pavel is a member of GARP, The F# Software Foundation, and The R Foundation for Statistical Computing.