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Pierre Wunsch

Chairman of the Board of Governors of the King Baudouin Foundation

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Born in 1967.

PhD in Economics (UCLouvain) and Master’s degree in Public and International Affairs (Princeton).

Active in various businesses and organisations:

  • Governor of the National Bank of Belgium
  • Member of the Governing Council and the General Council at the European Central Bank
  • Governor of the International Monetary Fund
  • Chairman of the Audit Committee/Director of the Bank for International Settlements
  • Member of the High Council of Finance.

Pierre Wunsch was formerly:

  • Vice-Chair/Member of the Board of Governors of the King Baudouin Foundation (2020-2022)
  • Chairman of the Management committee of Boost, the talent development programme of the King Baudouin Foundation (2019-2022)
  • Vice-Governor (2015-2019) and Director of the National Bank of Belgium (2011-2019)
  • Director of the "Cellule Stratégique des Finances" (2008-2011)
  • Various positions held within Electrabel (2004-2008) and Tractebel EGI (2001-2004)
  • Various positions in cabinets (1996-2001).