Vladimir Lučić is a Visiting Professor in the Mathematical Finance Group, Imperial College London. Prior to joining the Imperial College, Vladimir occupied a number of senior quantitative roles in the Investment Banking space, including the global head of Quantitative Analytics for Equity Derivatives, Structured Funds and QIS at Barclays, Head of Statistical Modelling and Development for rates and credit at Barclays, and head of Quantitative Investment Strategies in the cross-asset volatility space at Macquarie Group. Vladimir is also an Adjunct Professor at Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Canada. He holds a PhD in Math from Univ. of Waterloo.