Dr Deborah Pretty is the founder of Pentland Analytics and has been at the forefront of risk analytics for over 25 years.
Deborah’s research has been published extensively in academic and professional journals, and she has been honoured as guest speaker at numerous conferences around the world. Deborah authored the book, Risk Financing Strategies – the impact on shareholder value, was a key contributor to the Financial Times Mastering Risk series and served for many years on the editorial advisory board of Corporate Finance Review.
For her work in insurance economics, Deborah was appointed Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. Previous corporate roles include as co-founder and Principal of Oxford Metrica, Assistant Director at Sedgwick Energy and risk analyst at Tillinghast. Deborah holds a BA (Hons) degree in industrial economics with mathematics from the University of Nottingham, and a DPhil from the University of Oxford.