We are pleased to announce that Christian Noyer has been appointed Non-Executive Director of Lloyd’s Council, and independent Non-Executive Director of Lloyd’s Brussels board with effect from 2 November.Christian has been Honorary Governor of the Bank of France since 2015 following a ten year period as a Governor. He’s also a member of the French Fiscal Council, and advisor to the French Government on issues related to Brexit.
During his forty year career within international public finance, Christian held several high-profile positions including Vice-President of the European Central Bank, from when the institution was set up in 1998 to 2002, and President of the Bank for International Settlements between 2010 and 2015. He worked for the French Treasury for over 20 years and was appointed Director of the Treasury in 1993.
Christian studied law at the University of Rennes and subsequently graduated from the Institut d'études politiques de Paris and the École nationale d'administration. He has been awarded the honours of Commandeur de la Légion d'Honneur and Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres in France. Christian also holds numerous prestigious international decorations including Commander of the National Order of the Lion of Senegal; the Spanish Great Cross of the Orden del Mérito Civil; Officier de l’Ordre National de la Valeur of Cameroun; and the Japanese Order of the Rising sun gold and silver star.
We would like to congratulate Christian on his appointments and look forward to his invaluable contribution.