Luca Arciero is a Director at the Market and Payment System Oversight Directorate where he is Deputy Head of the Payment Systems and Infrastructures Division, addressing several topics including payment system regulation, oversight and cyber resilience. He is currently member of the ECB Payment and Securities Oversight Working Group and the Analytical Working Group. He was a member of the BCBS-CPSS Joint Group on Intraday Liquidity Risk. He has published research papers and book contributions on payment system economics, publishing on these topics in economics journals such as International Journal of Central Banking and Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation. He has delivered several presentations at international conferences and workshops in Europe, Canada and Mexico. In the academic field he has held lectures at the Universities of Tor Vergata, Torino and Siena. He graduated in Statistics and Economics from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and obtained a M.Sc in Economics from the University College of London.