Prof. dr. Wouter Verbeke
Professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Professor Wouter Verbeke, Ph.D., is associate professor of data analytics at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Brussels, Belgium). He graduated in 2007 as a Civil Engineer and obtained a Ph.D. in applied economics at KU Leuven in 2012. His research is situated in the field of prescriptive and profit-driven analytics and is driven by real-life business applications in fraud, customer relationship, credit risk, supply chain, and human resources management.
In 2014, he won the distinguished EURO award for best article published in the European Journal of Operational Research in the category 'Innovative Applications of O.R. His work has been published in established international scientific journals such as IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering and European Journal of Operational Research. He has authored two books, entitled 'Fraud Analytics Using Descriptive, Predictive & Social Network Techniques' and 'Profit-driven Business Analytics', published by Wiley.
See http://mobi.vub.ac.be/mobi/team-member/prof-wouter-verbeke/ for more information.