Michiel Cornelissen works as an Analyst at Accenture’s Management Consulting practice in the Financial Services industry. His specialization lies in Finance and Risk and he aspires to excel in IT and quantitative technologies. He holds a master’s degree in Financial Engineering and Management, from which he has a strong background in quantitative finance topics like risk management and derivative pricing. To expand on this theoretical background, he is currently working on completing GARP FRM, for which he has passed the first out of two levels.
He first started working for Accenture as a graduate intern. During his internship he worked on comparing the performance of different machine learning algorithms in the prediction of defaults in loans. During the internship he gained extensive knowledge on the theoretical and practical side of machine learning.
Following his internship, he joined Accenture as an Analyst within the Finance & Risk practice of Financial Services. During his first international projects he gained experience with international accounting standards and software implementations. Currently Michiel is working on robotizing multiple processes at a large Dutch bank.
- Machine Learning
- Financial risk
- Quantitative finance
- Financial Services