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Valeriu Bajenaru
Global Head of Enterprise Strategic Risk at Credit Suisse


Valeriu Bajenaru is a Managing Director in the Group Enterprise Risk Management function at Credit Suisse, based in London. Amongst others, he is responsible for Firmwide Stress Testing, Risk Appetite, Risk Frameworks and Emerging Risks.

Valeriu has been active in that role for 4 years and, prior to that, he was in a variety of risk roles with GE Capital where he was Enterprise Stress Testing Leader and, RBS he was Head of Risk Analytics and Head of Corporate & Institutional Banking Risk Operational Effectiveness. In these roles Valeriu led multiple stress testing and several other strategic-change initiatives. Prior to RBS, Valeriu worked in management consulting for Oliver Wyman and Moody's Analytics on a diverse set of engagements across many financial institutions.

Valeriu has an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Agenda Sessions

  • How stress testing helped or could have helped manage the Covid crisis