European Central Bank
Executive Board Member
Peter Praet is executive board member and chief economist of the European Central Bank. Mr. Praet is responsible for human resources, budget and payment systems at European Central Bank. Before joining the ECB, Peter Praet was Executive Director of the National Bank of Belgium (2000-2011). Between 2002 and 2011, he was also a Member of the Management Committee of the Belgian Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission (CBFA), where he was responsible for Prudential Policy for banking and insurance.