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Juan Ayuso

Director General Operations, Markets and Payment Systems

Trayectoria

Place and date of birth

Madrid, 16 February 1964.

Academic qualifications, distinctions and awards

  • 1987 Graduate degree in Economics and Business Studies from the Complutense University of Madrid.
  • 1989 Postgraduate Studies Programme. Centro de Estudios Monetarios y Financieros (CEMFI), Madrid.
  • 1996 PhD in Economics from the Complutense University of Madrid.

Career details

  • 2018 to date Member of the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).
  • 2017 to date Director General of Operations, Markets and Payment Systems.
  • 2015 to date Member of the Markets Committee of the BIS.

    Member of the Market Operations Committee of the ESCB.

  • 2015-2017 Director of the Operations Department, Directorate General Operations, Markets and Payment Systems of the Banco de España.
  • 2007-2015 Director of the Monetary and Financial Studies Department, Directorate General Economics, Statistics and Research of the Banco de España.

    Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB).

  • 2001-2007 Head of the Financial Studies Division, Directorate General Economics, Statistics and Research of the Banco de España.
  • 2001-2003 Member of the Research Task Force of the Basel Committee.
  • 1999-2007 Member of the Financial Markets Committee of the OECD.
  • 1999-2001 Principal economist in the Financial Studies Unit, Directorate General Economics, Statistics and Research of the Banco de España.
  • 1990-1999 Senior economist in the Directorate General Economics, Statistics and Research of the Banco de España.
  • 1989-1990 Research assistant at the Fundación de Estudios de Economía Aplicada (FEDEA).