John Nugée. Associate, UK
Now based in London, John is an Independent Consultant: his consultancy Laburnum Consulting – Independent economic and geo-political commentary (laburnum-consulting.co.uk) advises on economic and geo-political issues. John also lectures at St Mary’s University Twickenham in Politics and Economics, and holds a number of non-executive positions for NGOs, charities, and think tanks.
For most of his career John worked in the official sector, including spells as the Executive Director in charge of reserves management at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, and as the Chief Manager, Reserves, at the Bank of England. He was also a director of the European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund, an advisor to the European Commission’s Working Group of Technical Experts on Markets, an Associate Fellow of Chatham House, a senior lecturer at the Macro-Economic and Financial Management Institute of Africa (MEFMI), and a lecturer and technical advisor at the Bank of England’s Centre for Central Banking Studies.
John holds an MA in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Cambridge and a Diploma in Business Studies from the London School of Economics.