Raphaël graduated in 2014 with an engineering degree from l’Ecole des Mines de Paris and holds since 2018 a Ph.D. in Statistics from l’Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Before joining the Swiss Data Science Center as senior data scientist, Raphaël was post-doctoral researcher at the Institute of Mathematics at EPFL working on quantitative risk modelling for natural hazards using extreme value theory. His research interests lie at the boundary of statistics and environmental sciences with a special focus on the analysis of spatio-temporal data.