Prof. Dr. José Parra Moyano


José Parra-Moyano is an Assistant Professor at the Digitalization Department of the Copenhagen Business School. As an economist trained in statistical methods, he is an expert in the application of technology in business, and has several academic publications on this topic. Besides that, José has been appointed as Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum, is a Research Fellow at the Blockchain Centre of the University College in London, and has been listed as a Forbes 30 UNDER 30. José gives courses about business analytics and fintech in different universities at master and MBA level, and advises companies in the development of their strategies and in the integration of technology into their business.

Research Topics

Disclaimer: Researchers are members of the academic community of the University of Zurich with a strong interest in the area of blockchain. However, they are not formal members of the center and their listing does not mean that they have a formal employment within the UZH blockchain center.

Related Publication

  • José Parra Moyano, Sandy Pentland, and Karl Schmedders. “What Managers Need to Know About Data Exchanges,” MIT Sloan Management Review 61 (4), 39 – 44
  • Parra-Moyano, J. & Ross, O. (2017). KYC Optimization Using Distributed Ledger Technology. Bus Inf Syst Eng (2017) 59: 411.
  • Parra-Moyano, J. (2017). On the Continuity and Origin of Identity in Distributed Ledgers: Learning from Russel’s Paradox. Metaphilosophy, 48(5):687-697.
  • Parra-Moyano, J., Thoroddsen, T. & Ross, O. (2019). Optimised and dynamic KYC System Based on Blockchain Technology. Int. J. Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2019.    

Related Teaching

  • Information Economics
  • Data Economics

Related Projects

  • Markets for health data