Moody's Analytics Experts
Our dedicated experts provide deep industry expertise, business value, and insight on the global financial markets.
Juan M. Licari, PhD, is Chief International Economist with Moody's Analytics. As the Head of Economic and Credit Research in EMEA, APAC and Latin America, Juan and his team specialize in generating alternative macroeconomic forecasts and building econometric tools to model credit risk portfolios.
Juan Manuel Licari
Credit analytics expert helping clients understand, develop, and implement credit models for origination, monitoring, and regulatory reporting.
Creates credit assessment and origination strategies and supports commercial loan origination and risk management objectives.
Advises U.S. and Canadian financial institutions on risk and finance integration, CCAR/DFAST stress testing, IFRS9 and CECL credit loss reserving, and credit risk practices.
A well-recognized researcher in the field; offers many years of experience in the real estate ﬁnance industry, and leads research efforts in expanding credit risk analytics to commercial real estate.
Develops analytic and empirical models, and trains and advises clients worldwide on enterprise risk management, asset and liability management, and stress testing.
Yukyung is a member of the research team within the Credit Risk Analytics Group at Moody’s Analytics. She focuses on research projects related to fixed income and equity strategies for buy side and other clients. She contributed to developing the CreditEdge Alpha Factor and the firstEDF-based ETF launched by Ossiam. Her expertise is also utilized on other CreditEdge customized projects pertaining to asset managers. In addition, Yukyung is a co-author of various practical research papers. One of her papers was published in the Journal of Fixed Income. Before joining Moody's, Yukyung was at Lehman Brothers as a fixed income strategist in the asset allocation group.
Leading economist; recognized authority and commentator on personal finance and credit, U.S. housing, economic trends and policy implications; innovator in econometric and credit modeling techniques.
Credit risk modeling expert; machine learning researcher; quantitative and statistical data analyst
Metin Epözdemir helps European and African banks with design and implementation of credit risk, stress testing, capital management, and credit loss accounting solutions.
David Fieldhouse is a Director of Consumer Credit Analytics at Moody’s Analytics, where he oversees the development of retail loan performance models for financial lending institutions.
Dr. David Fieldhouse
Advises financial institutions in Asia on credit decision, risk appetite management, risk monitoring, and process digitization.