Co-Pierre Georg

Co-Pierre Georg

Blockchain | Finance | Information Theory

Co-Pierre is an Associate Professor at the University of Cape Town (UCT). He also holds part-time positions as Research Economist at Deutsche Bundesbank and policy associate at Economic Research Southern Africa. Co-Pierre is the convener for the MPhil in Financial Technology at UCT where he teaches courses on fintech and cryptocurrencies.

Co-Pierre’s research interests focus on systemic risk and financial interconnectedness with a particular interest in the nexus of financial innovation and financial stability. His research has received awards from the European Central Bank, the SAFE Center of Excellence at Goethe University, the Volkswagen Foundation, and the Institut Louis Bachelier.

He has been a consultant at various central banks and held visiting positions at MIT, Oxford, Princeton, and the Columbia Business School. He holds a position as Research Associate at the Oxford Martin School for the 21st Century and the Imperial College Center for Global Finance and Technology, as well as a Research Affiliate at the Columbia University Center for Global Legal Transformation.

Co-Pierre Georg

Co-Pierre Georg

Blockchain | Finance | Information Theory

Co-Pierre is an Associate Professor at the University of Cape Town (UCT). He also holds part-time positions as Research Economist at Deutsche Bundesbank and policy associate at Economic Research Southern Africa. Co-Pierre is the convener for the MPhil in Financial Technology at UCT where he teaches courses on fintech and cryptocurrencies.

Co-Pierre’s research interests focus on systemic risk and financial interconnectedness with a particular interest in the nexus of financial innovation and financial stability. His research has received awards from the European Central Bank, the SAFE Center of Excellence at Goethe University, the Volkswagen Foundation, and the Institut Louis Bachelier.

He has been a consultant at various central banks and held visiting positions at MIT, Oxford, Princeton, and the Columbia Business School. He holds a position as Research Associate at the Oxford Martin School for the 21st Century and the Imperial College Center for Global Finance and Technology, as well as a Research Affiliate at the Columbia University Center for Global Legal Transformation.