Mr Boštjan Jazbec became a member of the SRB in March 2018 and is the Director of Resolution Planning and Decisions. He is responsible for the banks under the direct remit of the SRB in 6 EU Member States and for 2 GSIBs as well as for a number of resolution teams involved in resolution planning. He is also Chair of the Cross-Border Crisis Management (CBCM) Group for banks at the Financial Stability Board (FSB).
Mr. Jazbec graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana, and continued his studies at the Central European University in Budapest and Prague. He completed his PhD studies in Economics at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna and the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana.
He worked as a short-term consultant for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the World Bank in Washington, DC. In July 2003, he was appointed to the Board of the Bank of Slovenia and continued in this post until 2008. After 2008, he worked as a Senior Advisor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the Central Bank of Kosovo and the Central Bank of Suriname. In July 2013 he was appointed Governor of the Bank of Slovenia and the Member of the Governing Council of the ECB. In September 2016 he became a Member of the Bank for International Settlements' (BIS) Central Bank Governance Group.
6th Frankfurt Conference on Financial Market Policy: "European Financial Markets - Too Much Variety?"
Boštjan Jazbec goes to Germany in December to attend this conference on financial market policy. The event will tackle the question 'whether there is too much variety in the Euro Area's financial markets?' and will feature a diverse range of voices from industry, academia and policy. The conference is organised by SAFE Policy Center and will take place in Frankfurt's Goethe University.
30/10/2018 to 31/10/2018
The two day event is jointly organised by the Association of Supervisors of Banks of the Americas (ASBA), the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) and the Financial Stability Institute (FSI) of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and hosted by the Central Bank of the Bahamas. Boštjan Jazbec will be taking part as a speaker on a panel looking at 'Challenges of implementing the resolution framework' alongside FSI chariman Fernando Restoy and Ruth Walters, a senior advisor at the FSI.
Boštjan Jazbec is giving a keynote speech at the 19th Handelsblatt European Banking Regulation Annual Conference. His speech will deal with recent development in technical aspects of bank resolution, such as MREL and TLAC ratios. He will then take part in a panel debating the regulatory outlook and future topics for the banking industry. The conference is organised by Handelsblatt and will take place in Frankfurt.