Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank
Prof. Dr Joachim Wuermeling has been a member of the Deutsche Bundesbank’s Executive Board since November 2016. His remit covers data and statistics, risk control, information technology and controlling, accounting and organisation.
His previous positions include serving as Member of the European Parliament, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Technology, member of the Executive Board of the German Insurance Association, and Chairman of the Association of Sparda-Banken.
|up to 1990||
Academic training in Bayreuth, Erlangen, Dijon and Florence:
|1989 – 1993||Private Secretary to the Chief of Staff and Expert on European Affairs at Bavaria’s representative office in Bonn|
|1993 – 1995||Expert in the cabinet of Peter Schmidhuber, Member of the European Commission, Brussels|
|1995 – 1999||Head of Section for European Affairs at the Bavarian State Chancellery, Munich|
|1999 – 2005||Member of the European Parliament (CSU), with a focus on legal and economic issues, Strasbourg/Brussels|
|2005 – 2008||State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Technology, with responsibility for coordinating European policy matters|
|2008 – 2011||Member of the Executive Board of the German Insurance Association, Berlin|
|2011 – 2016||Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Association of Sparda-Banken, Frankfurt/Main|
|November 2016–present||Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank|
|Member of the Financial Stability Committee|
|Deputy member of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements|