Cosimo Munari is Assistant Professor in Finance and Insurance at the Department of Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich. Previously he has been Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for Finance and Insurance within the same department. He holds a PhD in Mathematics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. He undertook his graduate studies in Mathematics at the University of Milan and in Finance at Collegio Carlo Alberto in Turin. In 2016 he was awarded the Walter Saxer Insurance Prize and in 2017 he received the ACRI Research Prize.
Cosimo Munari works in the area of finance and insurance. His core interest is the application of mathematical and finance theoretical research to a variety of risk management problems arising in insurance, such as risk identification and quantification, capital adequacy, optimal capital allocation, and valuation of insurance products.