Jozef Makúch

Jozef Makúch (born 26 August 1953 in Podhájska, Czechoslovakia) was the Governor of National Bank of Slovakia since January 2010 to June 2019.[1]


Makúch studied in the University of Economics in Bratislava, graduating in 1976 in Economics. In 1985 he completed his postgraduate studies.[1]

Since November 2000, he worked as chairman of the Financial Market Authority, and from April 2002 to December 2005 as President of the council there.[2]

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Makúch is a member of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank,[3] of the General Board of the European Systemic Risk Board, a Governor of the International Monetary Fund and an Alternate Governor of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.


  1. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-05-10. Retrieved 2017-01-08.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ Rawi Abdelal (2007). Capital Rules: The Construction of Global Finance. Harvard University Press. pp. 230–. ISBN 978-0-674-02369-7.
  3. ^ "Governing Council". European Central Bank.