Dr Paola Zerilli (F) is Associate Professor in Finance at the University of York. Her expertise is in applied financial econometrics with a focus on energy derivatives.
She has direct experience with financial markets as she worked for a number of years as a trader on Italian Treasury bonds at Credit Agricole Indosuez, Milan branch. She is currently Director of the MSc in Financial Engineering and has been Scientific Coordinator of the XPRESS project (Support for Public Procurements to facilitate the collaboration between SMEs and public sector for the development, and adoption in renewables in regions) funded under the EU Commission H2020 programme.
Dr Zerilli is Coordinator and Scientific Coordinator of the SUPER-i project funded by the EU Commission H2020 programme. The general objective of SUPER-i is to support the funding of EE (Energy Efficient) refurbishment of social housing stocks across Europe while increasing the share of renewable energy in the final energy consumption. She is also Scientific Coordinator of the Horizon Europe projects SUPERSHINE (extension of SUPER-i focused on social housing districts) and MARINEWIND.