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Victoria Saporta

Executive Director for Prudential Policy Directorate
Bank of England
Vicky is Executive Director for Prudential Policy in the Bank of England and the Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA). She has held a number of positions in regulatory policy, financial stability and monetary analysis in a career spanning over 25 years at the Bank of England. Vicky was at the heart of the regulatory reforms undertaken by the Bank after the global financial crisis and has been leading the prudential policy work of the PRA since July 2016. Vicky has represented the Bank on numerous international committees dealing with central banking and regulatory issues. Vicky is currently Chair of the Executive Committee of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors. She is also a member of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Vicky holds a PhD in Economics, M.Phil in Finance from the University of Cambridge and a B.Sc in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics from the London School of Economics. She has published a number of articles in books, professional journals and Bank of England publications and is also Professor in Practice at the Department of Economics and Finance in the University of Durham.