Mark J. Carney

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"Mr. Mark J. Carney has been Governor of Bank of England since July 1, 2013. Mr. Carney served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Canada until June 2013. He served as the Governor of Bank of Canada from October 2007 to June 2013. Mr. Carney served as the Head of Financial Stability Board since November 2011 and also served as its Chairman. He served as Deputy Governor of Bank of Canada from August 2003 to December 2004. He was responsible for Bank of Canada's analysis of international economic and financial issues and their relationship to monetary policy and as its member of Governing Council, he shares responsibility for formulating and implementing monetary policy. He began his career as an Analyst at Goldman Sachs working in London, the United Kingdom from 1988 to 1990 before moving to the Tokyo, Japan office for a year. He returned to Goldman Sachs in London with responsibilities as a Co-Head of Sovereign Risk and Executive Director of Debt Capital Markets, with responsibility for advising sovereigns in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Mr. Carney served as Vice President of Corporate Finance at Goldman Sachs, New York since 1998, where he worked on mergers and with corporate finance transactions. In 2000, he moved to Goldman Sachs in Toronto to manage investment banking relationships and also served as its Managing Director since 2002. He serves as a Director of Bank of Canada. He served as a Director of Bank For International Settlements from September 2009 to June 01, 2013. Mr. Carney received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Harvard University in 1988. He received a M.Phil. degree in Economics in 1993, and a D.Phil. in Economics in 1995, both from Oxford University." [1]


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  1. businessweek Mark J. Carney, organizational web page, accessed December 5, 2013.
  2. Group of Thirty Members, organizational web page, accessed December 5, 2013.