Prof. Rajna Gibson Brandon nominated for election to the Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank
The Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank (SNB) has decided to propose that Rajna Gibson Brandon be elected to the SNB Bank Council for the remaining term of office ending 2024.
This proposal will be presented at the General Meeting of Shareholders on 29 April 2022, and if accepted, Prof. Gibson Brandon will succeed Monika Bütler, effective 1 May 2022.
The Bank Council is made up of eleven members and oversees the conduct of business by the SNB, as regards compliance with the National Bank Act, as well as regulations and directives.
A recognizable figure in finance and academia, Rajna Gibson Brandon is a Professor of Finance at the Geneva School of Economics and Management and founded the Geneva Finance Research Institute in 2009. She was the Director of the National Centre of Competence in Research in the field of "Financial Valuation and Risk Management", funded by the SNSF, from 2001 until 2009, and has previously served on the board of directors at Swiss Re and Banque Privée Edmond De Rothschild.
> Click here to read the press release from the Swiss National Bank: www.snb.ch/en/mmr/reference/pre_20211001/source/pre_20211001.en.pdfOctober 20, 2021