Foundation Board

Management and Foundation Board

ICMB is an independent not-for-profit Foundation under Swiss law. It is associated to the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, which provides administrative support and hosts its events.

ICMB is governed by a Foundation Board whose members are co-opted. They come from the private and central banking sectors, and from the academic community. The President of the Foundation Board is Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank.

The ICMB Director is Charles Wyplosz, Professor of Economics at IHEID, who attends the Foundation board meetings as secretary. It is administered by Laurence Procter.

[ DIRECTOR ]                                                                        [ PRESIDENT ]






Charles Wyplosz

Professor of Economics

Tthe Graduate Institute. Geneva

Thomas Jordan

Chairman of the Governing Board

Swiss National Bank

Pierre Darier

Former Partner

Lombard Odier

Jan Marc Berk

Director, Economic & Reseach Division

De Nederlandsche Bank

Rémy Bersier

Member of the Executive Board

Banque Julius Baer

Luigi Buttiglione

Head of Global Strategy

Brevan Howard Investment Products Ltd




Barry Eichengreen

George C. Pardee  and Helen N. Pardee, Professor of Economics

and Political Science

University of California at Berkeley

Charles Goodhart

Norman Sosnow Professor of Banking and Finance

London School of Economics

Avinash Persaud

Founder and Chairman

Intelligence Capital Limited

Kristin J. Forbes

Professor of Management and

Global Economics

MIT Sloane School of Management

Benoît Coeuré

Chairman of the ICMB scientific council

Member of the Executive Board

European Central Bank

Pablo Hernandez

de Cos

Director General

Economics, Statistics and Research

Banco de España

Lucrezia Reichlin

Professor of Economics

London Business School

Hans-Joerg Rudloff


Marcuard Holding Ltd

Michel Girardin

Professor of Macro Finance

University of Geneva

Anne Le Lorier

Deputy Governor

Banque de France

Renaud de Planta

Managing Partner

Pictet Group

Salvatore Rossi

Member of the Governing Board

Banca d’Italia

Alain Robert

Head of Wealth Management Switzerland


Alexander K. Swoboda

Honorary Professor

Graduate Institute

of International and

Development Studies

Andreas Dombret

Member of the Executive Board

Deutsche Bundesbank

Stefan Gerlach

Chief Economist

BSI Bank

Benoît Coeuré

Chairman of the ICMB Scientific Council

Philippe Burrin


Graduate Institute of

International and

Development Studies

Claudio Borio

Head of Monetary and

Economic Department


Serge Fehr

Managing Director

Head Private & Wealth

Management Clients

Credit Suisse AG