Elisabeth Stheeman

External member of the Financial Policy Committee


Term of appointment: 12 February 2018 - 11 February 2024

Elisabeth is an external member of the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee (FPC). She was appointed in November 2017 and started her role at the end of February 2018. She has been an external member of the Bank of England’s FMI (Financial Market Infrastructure) Board since July 2017.

She is currently a member of the Supervisory Board of Aareal Bank AG, the third largest listed bank in Germany, the deputy chair of the Risk Committee as well as member of the Technology and Innovation Committee. She is also a non-executive director of Edinburgh Investment Trust (EIT) plc, a FTSE 250 listed investment trust, primarily investing in UK securities (total assets £ 1.5bn).

Previously, Elisabeth was a Senior Advisor to the Bank of England’s Prudential Regulation Authority (2015-18). In this role she focused on governance across the UK’s financial services sector. 

She was a non-executive director of the Board of Korian SA (2017-19), the CAC listed, largest provider of retirement and nursing homes in France and Germany and a member of the Supervisory Board and Audit Committee of TLG Immobilien AG (2014-18) , a publicly listed Real Estate company based in Berlin.

Elisabeth was Global Chief Operating Officer for LaSalle Investment Management (2013-14), having previously worked Morgan Stanley for over 20 years (1988-2012).

Elisabeth is a member of the London School of Economics (LSE) Council and Court of Governors, and the deputy chair of the LSE Finance and Estates Committee.

This page was last updated 13 October 2020

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