Raman Mandapaka, Ph.D.
Title: Senior Vice President
Telephone: +1 703 516 7808
Education: Ph.D., Economics, State University of New York, Stony Brook
M.A., Economics, Berhampur University, India
B.A., Economics, Berhampur University, India
Dr. Mandapaka has over 20 years of experience in banking and capital markets spanning various aspects of data, analytics, risk, compliance, and technology. His specific areas of expertise include data governance, credit risk, market risk, and model risk.
He is currently engaged by various banks to assist with the implementation of the new accounting standard Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) for ALLL, development and validation of loss forecasting models for retail and commercial loan portfolios in conjunction with stress testing and capital planning, validation of complex econometric and machine learning models, and data governance.
Dr. Mandapaka is also a leading authority in Anti-Money Laundering/Bank Secrecy Act (AML/BSA) compliance. He has worked with banks in implementing software platforms in risk and compliance, including platforms for Enterprise Risk Management, AML, CECL, and other applications.
Prior to joining Nathan, Dr. Mandapaka held the positions of Vice President at Charles River Associates and Managing Director at Navigant for 11 years, where he built and ran the Quantitative Analytics and Risk Management practice.