Gareth Peters

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Dr. Gareth W. Peters is the 'Chair Professor for Risk and Insurance' in the Department of Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics, in Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. Previously he held tenured positions in the Department of Statistical Sciences, University College London, UK and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Dr. Peters is the incoming Director of the Scottish Financial Risk Association.

He has published in excess of 150 peer reviewed articles on risk and insurance modelling, 2 research text books on Operational Risk and Insurance as well as being the editor and contributor to 3 edited text books on spatial statistics and Monte Carlo methods.

Areas of Interest
Mathematics and Statistics
University of Edinburgh
Key words
Actuarial mathematics, Risk, Insurance Modelling, Spatial Statistics

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