Wouter Verbeke

Prof. dr. Wouter Verbeke
Senior Researcher
Wouter Verbeke, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Business Informatics and Business Analytics at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium. He graduated in 2007 as a civil engineer and obtained a Ph.D. in applied economics at K.U.Leuven in 2012.  Previously he was a lecturer at the University of Edinburgh Business School and a risk business analyst at Dexia Bank.

His research is situated in the field of data mining, predictive analytics, and complex network analysis, and is driven by real-life business problems that require a data driven solution, including applications in marketing, finance, supply chain management, transport and mobility.

Wouter teaches several courses on information systems and advanced modeling for decision making to business students, and has tutored several courses on fraud analytics, credit risk modeling and customer analytics to business professionals.

His work has been published in international scientific journals such as IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, European Journal of Operations Research, International Journal of Forecasting and Expert Systems with Applications.