Mark Carney

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Known as the George Clooney of banking, as the governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney is arguably the highest profile person in banking. Since his greatly anticipated arrival from Canada, Carney has shaken up financial services in the UK. The son of teachers, Carney received his BA in economics from Harvard before gaining his MPhil and doctorate from Oxford University. Following a 13-year career with Goldman Sachs, in 2003 Carney was appointed deputy governor of the Bank of Canada and became senior associate deputy minister of finance in 2004. In 2008, Carney was appointed governor of the Bank of Canada. In his current role Carney also chairs the Monetary Policy Committee, the Financial Policy Committee and the Board of the Prudential Regulation Authority.

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