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CURRICULUM VITAE of Jonas Frantz


Jonas Frantz
Muuritie 5
02330 Espoo
FINLAND

Tel : +358-20-572 5693 (work)
+358-40-536 5826 (mobile, home)
Email :jonas@frantz.fi
WWW :http://www.frantz.fi


PLACE AND DATE OF BIRTH
        Vaasa, Finland, 12 April 1977.

MARITAL STATUS
        Married, two daughters born in 2006 and 2008.

EDUCATION
        BSc in Economics and Business Administration, Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, 2010.
        I majored in Management and Organisation with a minor in Information Systems Science. My thesis examined organisational learning in the context of learning enablement by the leadership.

        PhD in Computational Physics, University of Helsinki, 2004.
        The topic of the PhD thesis was Kinetics of Nanoclusters on Surface and in Thin Films. The thesis was examined by Dr. Hannu Häkkinen (University of Jyväskylä) and Doc. Jouko Nieminen (Helsinki University of Technology). Dr. Michael Moseler (Fraunhofer IWM, Germany) acted as opponent of the dissertation. The thesis is available at http://ethesis.helsinki.fi/julkaisut/mat/fysik/vk/frantz/.

        MSc majoring in Computational Physics, University of Helsinki, 2001.
        The topic of the masters thesis was MD-Simulation of Radiation Defects in Group IV-Semiconductors, it was examined by Prof. J. Keinonen and Prof. C. Montonen. Minor in Theoretical Physics and Computer Science.

        Matriculation examination 1996, Vasa Övningsskolas gymnasium, Vaasa, Finland.

CAREER
        Accenture
          5/2007 - present : Consultant, Technology architect
        Estlander & Rönnlund Capital Management
          1/2006 - 4/2007 : Model Risk Manager
          8/2004 - 4/2007 : Investment Strategy and Implementation Developer
        University of Helsinki, Accelerator Laboratory
          7/2001 - 7/2004 : Research Assistant
          9.2000 - 5/2004 : Linux System Administrator
          6.2000 - 8/2000 : Research Assistant
          6.1999 - 8/1999 : Research Assistant
        Helsinki University of Technology, Physics Department
          2/2004 - 3/2004 : Temporary Lecturer

SPECIAL SKILLS
        System architecture planning and design. Creating a vision for the overall system architecture, building reference architectures and proofs of concept. Providing architectural support during system delivery. Architecture audit and preparation of plan for architectural improvements.

        Delivery of project-based work. Managing software projects and leading small teams delivering projects. Working with clients during all phases of project delivery. Ensuring fulfillment of requirements, business needs and managing client expectations.

        Development and analysis of systematic investment strategies. Extensive experience in building solutions for electronic trade of financial derivatives using computer modeling and simulations. Insight into the characteristics of trading financial derivatives and the hedge fund business in general.

        Modeling and simulation of physical systems. Development and programming of numerical analysis algorithms. Simulation of atomistic systems using Molecular Dynamics and Monte Carlo methods.

        Presentation of results and progress. Preparation of reports of results and progress. Ability to present reports according to audience context.

        Insights into open source development and communities. Several years of experience with Linux system administrating, including hardware and software configuration. Insights into the workings of open source communities, practicalities of open source software development, and open source licenses and licensing models.

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE SKILLS
        JavaExcellent
        CExcellent
        PHPVery good
        MatlabVery good
        SQLVery good
        FortranGood, includes parallel processing programming using MPI
        x86 AssemblerGood

PUBLISHED SOFTWARE CERTIFICATIONS
        Certified Scrum Master12/2007

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
        J. Frantz, M. O. Jahma, K. Nordlund and I. T. Koponen,
        Low energy deposition of Co on Co islands on Ag(100) : Effect on submonolayer growth,
        Phys. Rev. B 71, 075411 (2005)

        J. Frantz and K. Nordlund,
        Mechanism of Co nanocluster burrowing on Cu(100),
        Phys. Rev. B 67, 075415 (2003)

        J. Frantz, J. Tarus, K. Nordlund and J. Keinonen,
        Mechanism of electron-irradiation induced recrystallisation in Si,
        Phys. Rev. B 64, 125313 (2001)

LANGUAGE SKILLS
        SwedishNative proficiency, mothertongue
        FinnishFull professional proficiency
        EnglishFull professional proficiency
        JapaneseElementary proficiency
        GermanElementary proficiency

COMMISIONS OF TRUST
        Oy Botta Ab
        • Member of the board, 2012

        Asunto Oy Penkka (Penkka appartment Ltd)
        • Member of the board, 2008
        • Member of the board, 2007
        • Member of the board, 2006

        Asunto Oy Kulmavuorenkatu 4 (Kulmavuorenkatu 4 appartment Ltd.)
        • Member of the board, 2004
        • Member of the board, 2003

        Fysikersamfundet i Finland rf (The Physical Society in Finland)
        • Member of the board, 2004
        • Chairman of the board, 2003
        • Chairman of the board, 2002
        • Treasurer, 2001

        Vasa nation, University of Helsinki
        • Member of the board, 1999

        Physics department, University of Helsinki
        • Tutor for new students, 1999

REFERENCES
        Prof. Kai Nordlund (University of Helsinki)
          Email : knordlun@acclab.helsinki.fi
          Tel : +358-9-191 50007


MILITARY SERVICE
        240 day military service served 1996-1997, military rank in the reserve : Corporal.

HOBBIES
        Computer software programming, cross-country running, cooking, wine tasting.

(C) Copyright Jonas Frantz, 2003