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Eduardo Aninat, Ph.D.
A world renowned economist and policy advisor. He serves on international and domestic boards. Dr. Aninat was formerly the Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. He also served as the Minister of Finance for Chile and Ambassador to Mexico.

Senator Bill Bradley
Senator Bradley is a leading politician, investment banker at Allen & Company, scholar, and athlete. He served in the U.S. Senate from 1979 – 1997 representing the state of New Jersey. In 2000, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States.

The Honorable Carole L. Brookins
A leading consultant on international policy, commodity markets, and market based environmental solutions. She serves on corporate and non-profit boards. Formerly, Ms. Brookins served as the United States Executive Director to The World Bank.

Peter Flocos, Esq.
A leading litigator in New York, Mr. Flocos is a partner at K&L Gates and serves as the Practice Group Coordinator of the Firm's Securities and Transactional Litigation Practice Group globally.

Charles Goodhart, CBE, FBA
A top scholar on financial stability and central banking. He is a member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics and a former member of Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee.

Henry Kaufman, Ph.D.
President of Henry Kaufman & Company Inc. A leading scholar in finance, markets, and regulation. Dr. Kaufman serves on numerous for profit and not-for-profit boards and was formerly the Vice Chairman, member of the Executive Committee, and Chief Economist at Salomon Brothers Inc.

Guillermo Ortiz, Ph.D.
Chairman of BTG Pactual Mexico and member of the Group of Thirty. Dr. Ortiz was formerly Chairman of Grupo Financiero Banorte, Governor of the Bank of Mexico (1998-09) and Minister of Finance (1994-97), Executive Director at the IMF, and Chairman of the Board for the Bank of International Settlements.

Judge Richard A. Posner
An influential figure in the law and economics movement. He is currently a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Chicago Law School. He is the author of nearly 40 books on jurisprudence, legal philosophy, and several other topics.

The Honorable Randal K. Quarles
Director at The Cynosure Group. He formerly served at Under Secretary of the Treasury for Domestic Finance, where he led the Departmentʼs activities in financial sector and capital markets policy. Before serving as Under Secretary, Mr. Quarles was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs.

Richard L. Sandor, Ph.D., Dr. Sc.h.c.
Creator of the American Financial Exchange (AFX) in partnership with Chicago’s CBOE Holding, and former Chairman and CEO of the Chicago Climate Exchange. Dr. Sandor was honored by the City of Chicago in 1992 for his contribution to the creation of financial futures and his recognition as the "father of financial futures."

Myron Scholes, Ph.D.
He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for work in finance and derivatives and also serves as the E. Buck Professor of Finance Emeritus at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.


William A. Barnett
Director / Advances in Monetary and Financial Measurement

Bradley J. Bondi
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Kevin R. Brock
Senior Fellow / Cybersecurity Strategy

Lauren Cooper
Manager of Communications

Stephen Dizard
Special Counselor

John D. Feldmann
Senior Fellow

Kate Flanagan
Senior Fellow / Consumer Finance

Patricia Wilson Fridley
Senior Advisor

Diane B. Glossman
Senior Fellow / Financial Institutions

Lawrence Goodman

Steve H. Hanke
Special Counselor

Steven Lofchie
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Robin L. Lumsdaine
Senior Fellow / International Finance

David X Martin
Special Counselor

Ryan Scott Mattson
Research Associate

Charles Schott
Senior Advisor

Kurt Schuler
Senior Fellow / Financial History

Liting Su
Research Associate

Bruce Tuckman
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets Research

Jeff van den Noort
Chief Technology Officer

Yubo Wang
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets