Luciano A. Somoza

PhD candidate in Finance
Swiss Finance Institute and HEC, University of Lausanne

I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Financial Economics at the Swiss Finance Institute - HEC, University of Lausanne. My research interests are digital money, fintech and banking.

Short bio:

I am Italian and Argentinean, I was raised in Milan and I lived in Canada, US, France and now in Switzerland.

I obtained my BA (2014) from Bocconi University in Milan and my MSc (2016) from the University of Rochester (US). Before starting my PhD I had a few experiences in the industry.

I am an avid collector of banknotes and, in particular, of failed monetary experiments

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Twitter: @luciano_somoza

Phone: +41 79 732 2881

Address: Office 251, Extranef, Lausanne 1022 CH