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Dr. Rocío Paredes

Professor / Researcher

Maastricht School Of Management


Professor Paredes holds a Doctorate of Business Administration degree from Maastricht School of Management, The Netherlands, a Doctorate in Strategic Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, a Master of Philosophy from Maastricht School of Management, The Netherlands, and a Master’s degree in Accounting from Universidad del Pacífico, Peru. She also has an undergraduate degree in Economic Engineering from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Peru.



She works as a Manager at “Verdad Científica”, a consulting company that uses scientific knowledge and information in decision-making processes. Professor Paredes has been as a consultant to the International Monetary Fund for countries in Central America; Deputy Technical Manager in Crecer insurance company; Deputy Manager of Portfolio Management and Reinsurance at El Pacífico Peruano Suiza, and Principal Analyst of Insurance, Reinsurance and Risks at the Superintendency of Banking and Insurance. She has teaching experience in Graduate Schools in private universities in Peru, such as Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas and San Ignacio de Loyola University.



She is the author of the following papers: An internal fraud model for operational losses: an application to evaluate data integration techniques in operational risk management in financial institutions (2016); Operational risk capital and insurance in emerging markets, published in Revista de Temas Financieros de la SBS (2006); among other academic documents.



She currently is the Manager at Verdad Científica, and Professor and Researcher at CENTRUM PUCP Graduate Business School.