logo-eui RSCAS

FBF Bank Board Academy for Non-Executive Directors

The Florence School of Banking and Finance connects policymakers, private sector representatives and academics active in the banking and finance sector, with the aim of fostering the development of professional skills and debating the most pressing issues in the sector through training and policy debate activities.

The FBF Bank Board Academy represents a unique opportunity to gain further knowledge and practical skills, better understand duties and responsibilities as Non-Executive Directors, and develop critical thinking in an open and policy-led environment.

The FBF Bank Board Academy for Non-Executive Directors features an international faculty of regulators, supervisors, and academics together with bank and finance professionals.


The FBF Bank Board Academy is composed of two pillars.

Online Seminar Series
Challenges for Bank Board Members

Starting on 3 December – Open to all upon registration
Click here for more information


Training Programme
Sitting on Boards: Better Check and Control of Risks
APPLICATION OPEN!


4 June – 2 July 2021 – Online training, fees apply
Click here for more information


Training Programme
Sitting on Boards: Better Quality and Better Governance

1 – 3 October 2021 – Residential training*, fees apply
Click here for more information

* Subject to changes, depending on the circumstances.


Steering Committee

Thorsten BeckProfessor of Banking and Finance, The Business School (formerly Cass), University of London 

Elena CarlettiProfessor of Finance, Bocconi University 

Brigid LaffanDirector of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (EUI) 

Pedro Gustavo Teixeira, Director General SSM Governance & Operations, and Secretary General to the Supervisory Board, ECB  

Emiliano TorneseEuropean Commission and Part-time Professor, Florence School of Banking and Finance 

Training coordinators

Andrea FedericoPartner, Oliver Wyman 

James H. Freis, Jr., Founder, Market Integrity Solutions LLC

Jean-Jacques van HeltenVisiting Fellow, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (EUI) 

Thomas Huertas, Professor, Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University 

Patrick KenadjianProfessor, Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University