LONDON, Sept 12 Bank of England deputy governor
Minouche Shafik will step down at the end of February 2017 to
take on a new role as director of the London School of
Economics, the central bank said on Monday.
Shafik, who joined the BoE in August 2014 from the
International Monetary Fund, is a member of the BoE's Monetary
Policy Committee and Financial Policy Committee, and the deputy
governor responsible for markets and banking.
"We will say farewell to Minouche with gratitude and regret.
She helped drive vital reforms on the domestic and international
stages, perhaps most prominently in the successful completion of
the Fair and Effective Markets Review," BoE Governor Mark Carney
(Reporting by David Milliken; editing by Michael Holden)