Chair of the Supervisory Board

Education

1989
Master’s degree (M. Phil) in Economics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
1987
Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Università Bocconi, Milan, Italy

Professional career

Since January 2019
Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank (ECB)
2011-18
Chairperson, European Banking Authority (EBA)
2008-11
Head of the Supervisory Regulations and Policies Department, Banca d’Italia
2004-08
Secretary General of the Committee of European Banking Supervisors (CEBS) and Company Secretary of CEBS Secretariat Limited
2003-04
Head of Financial Supervision Division, Directorate Financial Stability and Supervision, ECB
2001-03
Principal, Secretary of the Banking Supervision Committee (BSC) of the European System of Central Banks, Directorate Financial Stability and Supervision, ECB
1999-2001
Expert and then Senior Expert in Macroprudential Analysis in the Banking and Financial Issues Unit, Prudential Supervision Division, ECB
1996-99
Senior Economist in the Financial Structures Unit, Directorate Monetary and Financial Sector, Directorate General Research, Banca d’Italia
1988-96
Economist in the Banking Research Division and then in the Competition Policy Division, Regulation and General Affairs Department, Directorate General Banking and Financial Supervision, Banca d’Italia

Other posts

1995
Advisor to Italian Prime Minister Lamberto Dini, seconded from the Banca d’Italia