Deputy Director, Economics of Financial Sector, EBRD
Bojan Markovic is Deputy Director at the Economics, Policy and Governance department of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), where he is in charge of the economics of the financial sector, equity and private equity. He leads EBRD’s policy reform work in the financial sector area across 37 countries of operation, including leading the cross-institutional Non-performing loan (NPL) Initiative in Central and Eastern Europe under the Vienna Initiative platform.
Bojan holds Ph.D. in Economics and M.Sc. in International Money and Banking from the University of Birmingham (UK), and B.Sc. in Economics from the Belgrade Faculty of Economics.
Mr Markovic began his central banking career in 2000 at the Bank of England (London), working on monetary analysis and financial stability. He was in charge of the official model for forecasting UK inflation. In 2008, he moved to Goldman Sachs, where he was an executive director in private wealth management, focusing on investment strategies for exchange rates, short- and long-run interest rates, and equities, mainly in G10 countries. From 2009 to 2012 Bojan Markovic was the Vice Governor of the National Bank of Serbia in charge of monetary policy, financial markets and payment systems. In 2013, he was visiting scholar in the IMF, and external expert on several IMF missions. In November 2013, Bojan moved to the EBRD. He also held Honorary Senior Visiting Fellowships at the University of Birmingham and CASS Business School in London. Bojan Markovic is currently a member of the Steering Committee of the Vienna Initiative, a member of the Plenary of the Central Bank’s Network for Greening Financial System, and a member of Chatham House’s Waddesdon Club.