Roscoe Lecture: Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England
Mark Carney was born in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada in 1965. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in Economics from Harvard University in 1988, later receiving a master's degree in Economics in 1993 and a doctorate in Economics in 1995, both from Oxford University.
After a 13 year career with Goldman Sachs in its London, Tokyo, New York and Toronto offices, Mark Carney was appointed Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada in August 2003. In November 2004, he left to become Senior Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, a position he held until he was appointed Governor of the Bank of Canada on 1 February 2008. He served as Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of its Board of Directors until 1 June 2013.
This Roscoe Lecture is Chaired by Sir Jon Murphy, Professor of Advanced Police Studies at Liverpool John Moores University. This lecture is presented in association with Community Foundations for Lancashire and Merseyside. Mark Carney is a public supporter of the Vital Signs community foundations initiative both in Canada and the UK.