Florentin Butaru

Financial Economist

Florentin Butaru

Retail Credit Risk Analysis Division

(202) 649-5513

Florentin Butaru is a financial economist in the Retail Credit Risk Analysis Division of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

Mr. Butaru joined the OCC in 2011. His research interests include banking and regulation, credit, and operational risk modeling. He holds a master’s degree in physics from Temple University and a master of quantitative finance degree from Rutgers University.

  1. “Using Machine Learning Algorithms to Predict Credit Card Default Rates” with Qingqing Chen, Brian Clark, Sanmay Das and Andrew Lo and Akhtar Siddique.