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Table 1 Information on central bank governors

From: Does competence of central bank governors influence financial stability?

S/N Country Name Year Gender Obtained Ph.D. Economics before appointment
1. USA Alan Greenspan 2000–2005 M Yes
  Ben Bernanke 2006–2013 M Yes
  Janet Yellen 2014–2016 F Yes
2. UK Edward Alan John George 2000–2002 M No
  Mervyn King 2003–2012 M No
  Mark Carney 2013–2016 M Yes
3. Italy Antonio Fazio 2000–2004 M No
  Draghi 2005–2010 M Yes
  Ignazio Visco 2011–2016 M Yes
4. Germany Ernst Welteke 2000–2003 M Yes
  Axel Alfred Weber 2004–2010 M Yes
  Jens Weidmann 2011–2016 M Yes
5. France Jean-Claude Trichet 2000–2002 M No
  Christian Noyer 2003–2014 M No
  François Villeroy De Galhau 2015–2016 M No
6. Russia Viktor Gerashchenko 2000–2001 M No
  Sergey Ignatyev 2002–2012 M Yes
  Elvira Nabiullina 2013–2016 F Yes
7. South Africa Tito Mboweni 2000–2008 M No
  Gill Marcus 2009–2013 F No
  Lesetja Kganyago 2014–2016 M No
8. Canada Gordon Thiessen 2000 M Yes
  David A. Dodge 2001–2007 M Yes
  Mark Carney 2008–2012 M Yes
  Stephen Poloz 2013–2016 M Yes
9. Malaysia Zeti Akhtar Aziz 2000–2015 F Yes
  Muhammad Bin Ibrahim 2016 M Yes
10. Botswana Linah Mohohlo 2000–2016 F No
11. Nigeria Joseph Sanusi 2000–2004 M No
Charles Soludo 2005–2009 M Yes
Sanusi Lamido 2009–2014 M No
Emefiele Godwin 2014–2016 M No
12. Serbia Mlađan Dinkić 2000–2003 M No
  Kori Udovički 2003–2014 F Yes
  Radovan Jelašić 2004–2010 M No
  Dejan Šoškić 2010–2012 M No
  Jorgovanka Tabaković 2012–2016 F Yes
13. Thailand Chatumongol Sonakul 2000–2001 M No
  Pridiyathorn Devakula 2001–2006 M No
  Tarisa Watanagase 2006–2010 F Yes
  Prasarn Trairatvorakul 2010–2015 M No
  Veerathai Santiprabhob 2015–2016 M Yes
14. China Dai Xianglong 2000–2002 M No
  Zhou Xiaochuan 2002–2016 M No
15. Mexico Guillermo Ortiz Martínez 2000–2009 M Yes
  Agustín Carstens 2010–2016 M Yes
16. Argentina Pedro Pou 2000–2001 M No
  Aldo Pignanelli 2002 M No
  Hernán Martín Pérez Redrado 2003–2009 M No
  Mercedes Marcó del Pont 2010–2011 F No
  Juan Carlos Fábrega 2013 M No
  Alejandro Vanoli 2013–2015 M No
  Federico Sturzenegger 2016 M No