Lucrezia Reichlin is Professor of Economics at the London Business School, non-executive director of the AGEAS insurance group, Chairperson and co-founder of Now-Casting Economics Ltd and Trustee of IFRS. She is a columnist for the “Corriere della Sera” newspaper and writes regularly for Project Syndicate. She has a Ph.D in Economics from New York University. From 2005 to 2008 she was Director General of Research at the European Central Bank. From 2009 to 2018 she was non-executive director of Unicredit Banking Group and from 2016 to 2019 she was non-executive director of Eurobank Ergasias SA. From 2013 to 2016 she was Chair of the Scientific Council of the Bruegel think-tank. She is a member of the Econometric Society and the European Economic Association and belongs to the advisory committees of numerous research and political institutes all over the world.