Overcoming the crisis: a view from the European Central Bank

May 7, 2015
Yves Mersch

"Overcoming the crisis: a view from the European Central Bank"

Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered the 32nd Barcelona GSE Lecture, "Overcoming the crisis: a view from the European Central Bank", at Banc Sabadell on May 7, 2015. In his lecture, Mr. Mersch shared reflections and insights on the Euro area from the perspective of the ECB's leadership. 

Watch the full Barcelona GSE Lecture by Yves Mersch

About our speaker

Yves Mersch is a member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank. Previously, he served on the Monetary Committee of the European Communities, the Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank (EIB), and was Alternate Governor of the World Bank and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). He has also served in advisory positions at the United Nations and the International Monetary Fund. In his home country of Luxembourg, Mersch has held several high-level positions in the central bank, treasury, stock exchange, banking supervisory authority, and ministry of finance. He holds postgraduate degrees in Political Science and International Public Law from University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.