Advisor to the European Central Bank Executive Board on European financial integration, financial stability and monetary policy, Brussels
Visiting fellow at Bruegel, the European think tank on international economics, Brussels
Ignazio Angeloni was born in Milan (Italy) and holds degrees from Bocconi University (Batchelor) and the University of Pennsylvania (Master and PhD in Economics).
In the 1980s and 1990s he held several positions in the Banca d’Italia, in the areas of international economics, econometric modelling and monetary policy. Between 1995 and 1998 he was Director of the Monetary and Financial Sector of the bank’s Research Department.
In 1998 he moved to the European Central Bank, where until 2005 he was Head of the General Economic Research Division and Deputy Director General of Research. In that position he headed a number of Eurosystem-wide research initiatives, including the Monetary Transmission Network and the Inflation Persistence Network.
In 2005 he moved to Italy as Director for International Financial Affairs at the Ministry of Economy and Finance. In that role he held also the following positions: G20 Finance Deputy; Deputy Governor for Italy in the World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Asian Development Bank and the African Development Bank; President and chairman of the Board of SACE SpA. (Italy’s state-owned export-credit insurance company); member of the Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank; member of the Supervisory Board of MTS SpA (the screen-based bond market); member of the Working Party 3 of OECD; member of the Bellagio group.
In 2008 he moved back to the ECB where he assumed the position of Advisor to the Executive Board on European financial integration, financial stability and monetary policy.
Ignazio is a Visiting Scholar at Bruegel, where he is responsible for the G20 Monitor.
Ignazio has taught at the University of Pennsylvania, Bocconi and LUISS (Rome). He published books and articles that appeared in top US and European academic refereed journals.