Matteo Sottocornola is Senior Expert on Financial Stability in the Risks and Financial Stability Department at EIOPA since 2015. In its role he contributed to the design of the Solvency II based Risk Dashbord and to the European Insurance Stress Test exercises. Currently he is in charge of the development of the methodological principles for insurance stress testing. He also represents EIOPA in international working and project groups focused on systemic risks and financial stability at IAIS and ESRB. Before joining EIOPA, he worked as project manager in an Italian-French bankassurace, as researcher in academia and as Senior Manager in a big-4 consultancy company. Matteo holds a Ph.D. in Finance from Goethe University Frankfurt and a M.Sc. in Engineering from University of Bologna.