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Benjamin Friedrich

Bank Sector Analyst, European Banking Authority

Benjamin Friedrich is a Bank Sector Analyst in the Risk Analysis Unit of the European Banking Authority (EBA), where he focuses on stress testing and macroprudential policy measures. He is responsible for stress testing methodology and leads the EBA stress test team. He also represents the EBA on a number of international working groups in these areas. Prior to joining the EBA, he worked for ten years as a risk management consultant for the Boston Consulting Group and Oliver Wyman where he advised large banking groups in Europe, Asia and America on risk management issues. He holds a Master of Science degree in mathematical finance from Oxford University and degrees in mathematics and economics.