Ignazio Visco

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Ignazio Visco

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Governor of the Bank of Italy
Assumed office
1 November 2011
Preceded byMario Draghi
Deputy Director General
of the Bank of Italy
In office
9 January 2007 – 1 November 2011
Preceded byPierluigi Ciocca
Succeeded bySalvatore Rossi
Personal details
Born (1949-11-21) 21 November 1949 (age 73)
Naples, Italy
Alma materSapienza University
University of Pennsylvania

Ignazio Visco OMRI (Italian pronunciation: [iɲˈɲattsjo ˈvisko]; born 21 November 1949) is an Italian economist. He has been the Governor of the Bank of Italy since 2011.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bio from the Bank of Italy website
  2. "Bankitalia, alla fine l'outsider: Berlusconi sceglie Ignazio Visco". la Repubblica (in Italian). 20 October 2011. Retrieved 21 October 2011.