Philipp Hartmann is Deputy Director General of the research department at the European Central Bank (ECB), which he helped building up from its beginning. He is also a Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research. Previously, he held positions at the London School of Economics, the European Monetary Institute as well as Erasmus University Rotterdam, as chaired part-time professor, and acted as Vice-President of SUERF – the European Money and Finance Forum. Mr Hartmann's research is on a wide range of issues in financial, monetary and international affairs. He has authored or co-edited several books, published numerous articles in academic and market journals and serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Financial Stability. His policy work has been published in many official reports and discussed in fora including the ECOFIN Council, the ECB Governing and General Councils, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Mr Hartmann holds a Doctorat en Sciences Economiques (Paris) earned in the European Doctoral Program in Quantitative Economics.