Principal Economist, IHS MarkitMichael Konidaris is a principal economist with the US Economics team at IHS Markit.
Mr. Konidaris builds econometric models, communicates the model methodology and results to clients, and develops macroeconomic simulations of alternative scenarios in support of clients' regulatory stress testing purposes and alternative investment strategies. He joined IHS Markit through the 2017 acquisition of Macroeconomic Advisers. He has worked as an economic consultant on the forecasting team at Roubini Global Economics and as a research intern at The Midway Group, a hedge fund specializing in the US residential mortgage market. He completed his military service as a sailor at the Hellenic Navy and co-founded and served at the board of directors of AUEB's Investment and Finance Club, the first ever finance club in a Greek University. Mr. Konidaris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance from Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Greece, and a Master of Arts degree in economics from New York University (NYU), US.
- Economics & Country Risk
- Scenario planning & analysis