Wyggeston Boys School Leicester, 1970-77 Queens’ College Cambridge, 1978-1984
BA History, 1st Class Honours, 1978-81 (MA, 1985) PhD, Economic History, 1981-84
London School of Economics Research Officer, 1984-85
Bank of England, 1985-2016
International Capital Markets Team, 1985-1988
Secondment to the International Financial Markets Team of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 1987
Developing Country Debt Team, Group Leader, 1988-1989
Banking Supervision Policy Team, 1989-1993 (Group Leader 1990-93) Banking Supervision, IT Manager, 1993-94
Senior Manager, Banking Department, Policy, Risk and Special Operations, 1994-1996 Governor’s Private Secretary, 1996-1999
International Economic Analysis, Monetary Analysis, Head of Division, 1999-2003 Chief Cashier and Executive Director Banking, 2004-2011
Head of Resolution, 2007-2011
Executive Director, Prudential Supervision, 2011-2013: Head of the Prudential Business Unit of the FSA, 2011-2013
Chief Executive PRA/Deputy Governor, 2013-2016
Financial Conduct Authority
Chief Executive, 2016-Present
Negotiating European Union Banking Supervision Directives, 1999-2003 Alternate Member EU Economic and Financial Committee, 1999-2003 Member, ECB Monetary Policy Committee, 1999-2003
Member, OECD Economic Policy Committee, 1999-2003 Led UK work on the Iraq currency exchange, 2003-2004
Member Financial Stability Board (FSB) Resolution Group, 2009-2011 Member Governors and Heads of Supervision Group, BIS, 2013-2016
Member European Banking Authority Board and Management Committee, 2011-2016 Member European Securities and Markets Authority Board, 2016-Present
Member IOSCO Board, 2016-Present
Co-chair FSB Official Sector Steering Group, Interest Rate Benchmarks, 2016-Present Member FSB Plenary, 2018-Present
Member FSB Standing Committee on Assessment of Vulnerabilities, 2018-Present Member FSB Standing Committee on Supervisory and Regulatory Cooperation
Member Governor’s Executive Committee/Team, Bank of England, 2004-2016 Member Financial Stability Board, Bank of England, 2006-2011
Member Interim Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England, 2012-2013 Member Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England, 2013-Present Member Court, Bank of England, 2013-2016
Member PRA Board/Prudential Regulation Committee, 2013-Present Member FCA Board, 2013-Present
"Does deliberation matter in FOMC monetary policymaking? The Volcker revolution of 1979", (with Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey), Journal of Political Analysis, 16, 4 (2008): 404-424.
"Policy shaping politics: monetary policy deliberations in congressional hearings, 1976-2005", (with Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey), Working Paper London School of Economics, (2008).
"Central bankers and big ideas: independence, credibility, uncertainty and measurement in FOMC transcripts", (with Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey), Working Paper, London School of Economics, (2005).
"Capital flows and exchange rates", (with Stephen Millard and Simon Wells), Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin, Autumn 2001.
"Interest rate risk in trading activities" in Charles Stone and Anne Zissu (eds), Global Risk Based Capital Regulations (Irwin, 1992).
Visiting Lecturer, London School of Economics, 2000-Present Honorary Fellow, Queens’ College Cambridge, 2018
Honorary Doctorate, London Institute of Banking and Finance, 2017 Honorary Doctorate, Leicester University, 2018