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Alessandro Leipold, chief economist, the Lisbon Council

After a distinguished career in international finance, economics, banking, the European institutions and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), where he served as acting director of the IMF's European Department, Alessandro Leipold joined the Lisbon Council in 2010 as chief economist. He is a frequent guest on CNBC and Bloomberg TV, and a commentator/columnist for Il Sole 24 Ore, Italy's leading business daily.

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Media and Conference Appearances

  • 16-17/07/2015
  • Panel Moderator at Villa Vigoni Workshop on Sustaining Growth in the Euro Area, with Corrado Passera, Marco Buti, Filippo Taddei, Siriwan Chutikamoltham, et al, Loveno di Menaggio, Lake Como

  • 06/07/2015
  • Interview with Sky News Tonight, with Adam Boulton

  • 30/06/2015
  • Interview with RTÉ Radio (Ireland) with Conor Barrins

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  • 30/06/2015
  • Interview on Sky News Tonight, with Adam Boulton

  • 28/05/2015
  • Participation in Brookings Institution event on "The Digital Single Market: Impressions for the Transatlantic Relationship," with Andrus Ansip and Cameron F. Kerry, Washington, DC


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