Marcin Kacperczyk is a Professor of Finance at Imperial College London with research interests in the areas of investments, information economics, financial intermediation, and financial econometrics. Within AI-space his interests relate to multi-agent reinforcement learning problems. His research has been published in leading academic and practitioner journals, including Econometrica, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Monetary Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. Marcin has completed his PhD in finance at University of Michigan and holds a Master in Banking & Finance from Warsaw School of Economics. He has previously worked at NYU Stern School of Business and UBC Sauder School of Business. He is a Research Associate at the Center for Economic Policy Research, a Research Consultant at the European Central Bank, a former Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and Associate Editor for Financial Management, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Review of Financial Studies, Review of Finance, and Management Science. Marcin's work has been widely covered by media, such as CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, WSJ, FT, NYT, Business Week, U.S. News, and Washington Post. Two of his papers have been nominated for the Smith Breeden Prize, and one received the Spaengler IQAM Award for the best paper published in the Review of Finance. He is a current holder of the European Research Council research grant and a President of the European Finance Association.