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PhD Ferdinando SAMARIA Chief Financial Officer, UniCredit Banca Mobiliare (UBM)


1991 BA
1994 MA and PhD in Engineering from Trinity College, Cambridge University
 2 years researching in the field of Image Processing with Olivetti Research Laboratories in Cambridge
1996 joins Credit Suisse Financial Products, London
1998 moves to UniCredito Italiano as managing director in the area of risk management


1993 Ferdinando Samaria and Frank Fallside "Face Identification and Feature Extraction Using Hidden Markov Models" Image Processing: Theory and Applications, pp. 295-298, Elsevier,
1993 Ferdinando Samaria and Frank Fallside"Automated Face Identification Using Hidden Markov Models"Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics.
1994 Ferdinando Samaria and Steve Young "A HMM-Based Architecture For Face Identification" Image and Vision Computing, 12(8), pp. 537-543,
1994 Ferdinando Samaria and Andy Harter "Parameterisation of a Stochastic Model for human Face Identification" IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision,
1994 Ferdinando Samaria "Face Recognition Using Hidden Markov Models" PhD Thesis, Engineering Department, Cambridge University,
1997 Addlesee, M.D., Jones, A., Livesey, F., and Samaria, F. "ORL Active Floor" IEEE Personal Communications, Vol.4, No 5, October 1997, pp. 35-41.
1997 Ferdinando Samaria and Harold Syfrig and Alan Jones and Andy Hopper "Enhancing Network Services Through Multimedia Data Analysers" Proceedings of the fourth ACM international conference on Multimedia: 377-383,
2002 Aldo Nassigh, Andrea Piazzetta and Ferdinando Samaria "Implementing VaR by Historical Simulation" in "New Directions in Mathematical Finance" Paul Wilmott (Editor), Henrik Rasmussen (Editor) ISBN: 0-471-49817-3,
2004 Giancarlo Frugoli, Ferdinando Samaria "Seeking Capital Protection through Portfolio Insurance" in "A wealth manager's guide to structured products" Risk Books,