Member of the Board Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE)

Nektaria Karakatsani is a member of the Board of the Greek energy regulator (RAE), an alternate member at the ACER Board of Regulators, and represents RAE at the collaboration with the European Commission for the implementation of key energy reforms in Greece. She holds a PhD in Energy Economics from London Business School and an MSc from Oxford University. She has worked as an energy consultant in the British market and an advisor on regulatory reforms for UK institutions. Her work has mainly focused on the econometric modelling of electricity prices in the context of risk management and on the impact assessment of regulatory changes. She has also worked on the interaction between electricity and gas markets and on behavioral finance issues, including the impact of sentiment indicators on stock returns. She joined RAE in 2008 as a specialized market analyst, developing market monitoring tools and market codes. She has published her research in influential journals, including Energy Economics, Journal of Forecasting, Oxford Handbook of Economic Forecasting and Journal of Non-linear Dynamics and Econometrics. She has been teaching forecasting, business statistics and econometrics at LBS, LSE and City University.