Current challenges in the Euro area: A view from Germany

Current challenges in the Euro area: A view from Germany

Thursday, April 20, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118th St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1501

A Talk by: Dr. Andreas Dombret, Executive Board Member of the Deutsche Bundesbank In conversation with: Patricia Mosser, Director of the Initiative on Central Banking and Financial Policy, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University Co-sponsored by the Columbia SIPA Center on Global Economic Governance, the Columbia SIPA Initiative on Central Banking and Financial Policy, and the Deutsche Bundesbank. This event will be recorded and posted on the CGEG website 2-3 days after the event. Biography: Dr Andreas Dombret was born in the USA to German parents. He studied business management at the Westfalische Wilhelms University in Munster and was awarded his PhD by the Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen-Nuremberg. From 1987 to 1991, he worked at Deutsche Bank's Head Office in Frankfurt, from 1992 to 2002 at JP Morgan in Frankfurt and London, from 2002 to 2005 as the Co-Head of Rothschild Germany located in Frankfurt and London, before serving Bank of America as Vice Chairman for Europe and Head for Germany, Austria and Switzerland between 2005 and 2009. He was awarded an honorary professorship from the European Business School in Oestrich-Winkel in 2009. Since May 2010, he has been a member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank with currently responsibility for Banking and Financial Supervision, Economic Education, University of Applied Sciences and Technical Central Bank Cooperation, Risk Controlling and the Bundesbank's Representative Offices abroad. He is also responsible for IMF (Deputy of the Bundesbank), Financial Stability Commission (FSC) (Member), Supervisory Board (SSM) (Member), Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) (Member of the Bundesbank) and Bank for International Settlements, Basel (Board of Directors).