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Sir Paul Tucker

Senior Fellow


Sir Paul Tucker

Sir Paul Tucker joined The Systemic Risk Council as Chair in December 2015. He previously served as Deputy Governor at the Bank of England (2009-2013) and as a member of the G20 Financial Stability Board’s Steering Group. During his time at the Bank of England, Tucker was a member of the bank’s Monetary Policy Committee, Financial Policy Committee (vice chair), Prudential Regulatory Authority Board (vice chair), and Court of Directors. Internationally, he was a member of the steering committee of the G20 Financial Stability Board, and chaired its Committee on the Resolution of Cross-Border Banks. He is a Senior Fellow at Harvard Business School (HBS) and a former Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School.

In 2014, Tucker was granted a knighthood for his services to central banking. In addition to his work at Harvard, he currently serves as a director at Swiss Re, a leading global re-insurer, and was recently elected to the board of the Financial Services Volunteers Corps (FSVC).


  • Chair, The Systemic Risk Council
  • Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University
  • Deputy Governor, The Bank of England (2009-2013)