Nicolas Véron

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Nicolas Véron is a French economist. He is a Senior Fellow at Bruegel in Brussels, which he co-founded together with Jean Pisani-Ferry, and a Visiting Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington DC. In 2012 he was included in the global 50 Most Influential list of Bloomberg Markets Magazine.

Research and career[edit]

Véron cofounded Bruegel together with Jean Pisani-Ferry, starting in late 2002. Before then, he had been Chief Financial Officer of MultiMania / Lycos France, a publicly listed French Internet company, in 2000-2002, and a French civil servant, including as the corporate advisor to Labor Minister Martine Aubry in 1997-2000. He is an alumnus of École Polytechnique and École nationale supérieure des mines de Paris.

His research focuses on banking and financial regulation, including in recent years European Banking union. He has testified before the US Senate,[1][2] the European Parliament, the UK House of Lords, the Portuguese National Assembly, and the Italian Parliament.

In addition to his work for Bruegel and the Peterson Institute, he became an independent board member of the derivatives arm (Global Trade Repository) of DTCC in July 2013. He is also a member of the Corporate Disclosure Policy Council of the CFA Institute,[3] and of the Scientific Advisory Board of AMF, France's securities regulator.[4]

He is married to Indhira Santos, a senior economist at the World Bank. His brother, François Véron, is the founding partner of Newfund, a venture capital firm in Paris.

Selected Publications[edit]


  1. ^ "The European Debt and Financial Crisis: Origins, Options, and Implications of the US and Global Economy". U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. September 22, 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Future of the Eurozone: Outlook and Lessons". U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. August 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Corporate Disclosure Policy Council". Retrieved 2012-05-20. 
  4. ^ "About the AMF's Scientific Advisory Board". Autorité des marchés financiers. January 3, 2014. 

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