BSc in Statistic and Economics, University of Milan - Bicocca
MSc in Finance, Dublin City University
PhD in Economics and Finance, University of St. Gallen
Dr. Hu has an interdisciplinary background in finance, statistics and data science. He received his PhD in 2012 from the University of St. Gallen with a thesis on financial volatility forecasting. He gained experience in the analysis of big data while working as researcher at ETH Zurich. In 2014, he came back to China and led many industrial projects leveraging data analytics. He joined UIC in 2021.