José Manuel González - Páramo
José Manuel González- Páramo, Member of the Board of Directors and Global Chief Officer for Economics, Regulation & Public Affairs at BBVA.
José Manuel González-Páramo has been an executive director and global head of economics and institutional relations at BBVA since 2013. He is also president of the Center for Financial Education and Capability’s Advisory Council. Before joining BBVA, he held high level positions at the European Central Bank (ECB) including as an acting member of the ECB’s Executive Committee and Governing Council between 2004 and 2012. Prior to that he worked at Spain’s central bank. He has also been an academic member of Spain’s Royal Academy of Moral and Political Sciences since 2015. He has a PhD in Economics from the University of Columbia (New York) and the Complutense University of Madrid.