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Jesús Saurina

Jesús Saurina
Director General Financial Stability, Regulation and Resolution

Career

Place and date of birth

Lleida, 25 October 1966.

Academic qualifications, distinctions and awards

  • 1989 Degree in Economics. Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona.
  • 1991 Postgraduate studies programme. Centro de Estudios Monetarios y Financieros (CEMFI). Madrid.
  • 2000 Doctorate in Economics. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

Career details

  • 2019 to date Member and Secretary of the Technical Committee of the Spanish Macroprudential Authority Financial Stability Council (AMCESFI).
  • 2018 to date Member of the Management Board of the European Banking Authority (EBA).
  • 2017 to date Director General Financial Stability, Regulation and Resolution. Banco de España.

    Member of the Management Committee of the Spanish Deposit Guarantee Fund of Credit Institutions (FGDEC).

    Banco de España representative in the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS).

    Member of the Board of Supervisors of the European Banking Authority (EBA).

    Observer in the Single Resolution Board (SRB).

    Banco de España representative in the General Board of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB).

  • 2013 to date Member of the Financial Stability Committee (FSC) of the ESCB.
  • 2003 to date Occasional speaker of the Financial Stability Institute (FSI) of Basel.
  • 2014-2017 Member of the Task Force on Sovereign Exposures of the BCBS.
  • 2012-2013 Member of the Regional Consultative Group for Europe of the Financial Stability Board (FSB).
  • 2011-2017 Member of the Advisory Technical Committee (ATC) of the ESRB.
  • 2009-2017 Member of the Macroprudential Supervision Group (MPG) of the BCBS.
  • 2005-2017 Director of the Financial Stability Department, Banco de España.
  • 2005-2010 Member of the Banking Supervision Committee (BSC) of the ESCB.
  • 2000-2005 Head of the Financial Stability Division, Banco de España.
  • 1994-2000 Senior economist in Directorate General Banking Supervision, Banco de España.