Lord Mervyn King of Lothbury

Former Governor of the Bank of England (2003-2013)

Lord King was Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of its Monetary Policy Committee from 2003 to 2013. He steered the Bank of England through the deepest financial crisis and together with other central bankers, Lord King prevented a great depression by creating economic stability in the banking sector.

"Mervyn King played an important role coordinating the global response to the financial crisis"

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  • The Macro Economic Landscape
  • Eurozone's Crisis
  • Financial Markets
  • The International Monetary System
  • Banking Industry


He presents in English.

How he presents

Lord King is an experienced speaker and an excellent communicator. His unique presentations are highly enlightening and invaluable to decision makers from all fields making him highly sought-after at prestigious conferences the world over.


  • The British Tax System, co-author with John Kay
  • Public Policy and the Corporation

In Detail

Mervyn King was Deputy Governor at the Bank of England from 1998 to 2003, and Chief Economist and Executive Director from 1991. He studied at King's College, Cambridge, and Harvard and taught at Cambridge and Birmingham Universities before spells as Visiting Professor at both Harvard University and MIT. From October 1984 he was Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics where he founded the Financial Markets Group. He now lectures at New York University's Stern School of Business and School of Law as a visiting professor. Lord King has been listed as the eleventh most influential person in the Financial Centres International top 500.


With a wealth of experience and a career spanning over 25 years, Lord King is highly qualified to guide decision makers on current and future economic trends. His great insight is invaluable to organisations eager to enhance their competitive advantage and to profit from his undeniably sound advice.



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