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John Williams

New York Fed Names New Markets Head

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has announced new senior leaders for its Markets and Financial Services Groups. Daleep Singh has been named executive vice president and head of the Markets group; Lorie Logan has been named executive vice president and manager of the System Open Market Account (SOMA); and Christopher Armstrong has been […]

BIS Shuffles the Leadership Pack on Committees

Central bank Governors meeting at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), a hub for central banks and other financial regulatory and supervisory authorities, made a number of appointments to lead key central bank groups. Jerome Powell, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, has been named chair of the Global Economy Meeting (GEM) and the Economic Consultative Committee, after consultations […]

Williams Named New NY Fed President

John Williams has been named president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, following his appointment being approved by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
Williams will begin on June 18, 2018, the day after current president William Dudley’s last day.
Williams is currently the president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, a role he has had since March 1, 2011, when he succeeded former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.