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Mannheim Graduate Isabel Schnabel Appointed to the Executive Board of the ECB

Isabel Schnabel, Professor of Financial Economics, has been appointed to the Executive Board of the European Central Bank to succeed Sabine Lautenschläger. The banking and financial markets expert studied at the University of Mannheim where she also obtained her doctorate.

Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Grüner, spokesperson of the Department of Economics of the University of Mannheim, comments the decision to appoint Schnabel as follows: “We are very pleased that Isabel Schnabel, a graduate of the University of Mannheim, has been nominated for this important position- our congratulations! Isabel Schnabel combines great expertise with sound judgment. Her tasks will be challenging, we wish her the best of luck.”