Dr. Nikolaos Vlastakis is a Research Fellow of the Financial Engineering Research Center (FRC) of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) in Greece. He holds a MSc in Desicion Sciences (now MBA International), a Master degree in Socio-Economic Systems from the National and Technical University of Athens and a BSc in Economics and Regional Development from Panteion University in Athens, Greece. He holds a PhD in Financial Econometris from the Department of Management Science and Technology, which he gained under the supervision of the Ass. Professor Raphael N. Markellos. He has been actively involved in all academic and consulting activities of the FRC.
Dr. Vlastakis's research interests lie on Financial Economics and Econometrics and Mathematical Finance, with the focus being on portfolio theory, asset pricing models and option pricing.