Dr Minouche Shafik

Director (designate) of the London School of Economics and Former Deputy Governor, Bank of England

Biography

Minouche Shafik is Deputy Governor for Markets and Banking at the Bank of England, where she has responsibility for the Bank’s balance sheet and its interaction with financial markets. She is a member of the Monetary Policy Committee, the Financial Policy Committee and the Board of the Prudential Regulation Authority. Prior to joining the Bank, she was Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund from 2011-2014 where she was responsible for policy and programmes in Europe and the Middle East. Prior to that she was Permanent Secretary of the UK’s Department for International Development. She has held academic appointments at the Wharton Business School of the University of Pennsylvania and the Economics Department at Georgetown University and published on a variety of economic topics. In September 2017 she will become Director of the London School of Economics.

Related speakers

Ryan Prince

Hotel & Property Investor

Evgeny Lebedev

Chairman, Evening Standard Ltd & Independent Print Ltd

Jimmy Wales

Founder, Wikipedia

David Barral

Chairman, Vantage Finance

Chris Keates

General Secretary, NASUWT

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Paralympian & Crossbench Peer