19th of November 2014. The Geneva Financial Center Foundation and the GFRI were delighted to host a private lecture given by Dr. Philipp Hildebrand Vice Chairman of BlackRock. The Keynote topic
19th of November 2014.
The Geneva Financial Center Foundation and the GFRI were delighted to host a private lecture given by Dr. Philipp Hildebrand Vice Chairman of BlackRock.
The Keynote topic was “Perspectives on the global economy”.
The lecture was followed by a dining cocktail with Executives from the Geneva Financial Services who attended the event in Geneva.
A few words about Dr. Hildebrand:
Philipp Hildebrand is Vice Chairman of BlackRock, a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee, and Chairman of Multi-Asset Strategies (MAS). Philipp has served as a Senior Visiting Fellow at Oxford University’s Blavatnik School of Government and he sits on the School’s International Advisory Board. Until January 2012, he served as Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank
(SNB). In that capacity, he was a Director of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Swiss Governor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and a member of the Financial Stability Board (FSB). In November 2011, the Leaders of the G20 appointed him Vice Chairman of the FSB.
Previously, Mr. Hildebrand served as Chief Investment Officer of a Swiss private bank and as a partner of Moore Capital Management in London. Between 2006 and 2009, he served as a member of the Strategic Committee of the French Debt Management Office. He began his professional career at the World Economic Forum in Geneva.
In 2011, Mr. Hildebrand received the Central Banker of the Year, Europe
Award from The Banker. Mr. Hildebrand is a member of the Group of Thirty and an Honorary Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. Mr.Hildebrand earned a BA from the University of Toronto in 1988, a Master’s degree from the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva in 1990, and a DPhil from the University of Oxford in 1994.
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