Benjamin joined the Bank as an economist in the Prudential Policy Directorate (Bank of England and PRA) in August 2016. Previously, he had worked for the European Central Bank, Deutsche Bundesbank and the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority.
Benjamin conducts research on topics in household finance and bank risk management with focus on the mortgage market and aspects of green finance.
He also contributes to the development and evaluation of the regulatory framework for banks. Besides, he represented the Bank at the European Banking Authority.
Benjamin holds a PhD in Economics and Finance from the University of St.Gallen (HSG). He has been a Chazen Visiting Scholar at Columbia University, Graduate School of Business.